The Energy Ladder: A Valid Model for Household Fuel Transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa?.

Toole, Rebecca.

Abstract: This thesis explores the determinants of household cooking fuel use within the context of the energy ladder hypothesis. Rooted in economic theory, the hypothesis constructs a linear model of household energy use in developing countries. I draw on existing survey data assembled by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to construct a dataset of 26 sub-Saharan Afric... read more

Tufts University. Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning.
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