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2010-03-25 | project

Measuring climate change risks aversion

An applied economics survey among South African subsistence farmers

Feri Gwata hold a BSc in Economics and Sociology (2005) and a BSc (Hons) in Economics (2006), both obtained from the University of Cape Town. She is currently studying towards a Master's degree in Applied Economics at UCT supervised by Dr Martine Visser. Her master's thesis measures risk aversion among subsistence farmers in rural South Africa against a backdrop of climate change