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- van Gevelt, T.; Canales Holzeis, C.; Jones, B.; Safdar, M.T.
- Energy for sustainable development 2016 v.32 pp. 121-129
- data collection; electricity; energy; energy poverty; food security; households; income; issues and policy; livelihood; rural development; socioeconomic status; villages; willingness to pay
- ... We used primary data collected from 163 households in an off-grid Rwandan village to provide insights into energy poverty at the household-level. Informed by the rural livelihoods literature, we constructed a novel asset- and income-based index to disaggregate our results by socio-economic status. We also employed microeconometric techniques to investigate the determinants of household willingness ...