Books, Journal Articles, Chapters in Books, Technical Reports and Abstracts


Journal Articles

Chapters in Books

Peer Reviewed Publications


Major Technical Reports


Presentation Papers

Espejo, R. J. Gilles, C. Valdivia and C. Jette. 2003. “Using Network analysis to improve forecast use among vulnerable farmers: The Case of Bolivia.” In Institutions and Governance. 2003 Open Meeting of the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change Research Community. 16-18 October. Montreal, Canada.
Valdivia, C. and J. Gilles. 2002. “Climate Variability and Household Welfare in the Andes.” Poster. Principal Investigators Meeting, NOAA Human Dimensions of Global Change Research. October 23-25. Seabrook Island, SC.
Valdivia, C. 2002. “Local Level Factors Affecting Forecast Use and Application.” Proceedings Human Dimensions of Global Change Research Program Principal Investigators Meeting, October 23-25, Seabrook Island, SC.
Valdivia, C. 2001. “Andean Livelihood Strategies and the Livestock Portfolio.” American Anthropological Association 100 Annual Meeting. Invited Session, Contentments and Contentions: Living with Livestock.”  November 29- December 2. Washington D.C. Paper under review.
Valdivia, C. and R. Quiroz. 2001. “Rural Livelihood Strategies, Assets, and Economic Portfolios in Coping With Climatic Perturbations: A Case Study of the Bolivian Andes.” Paper presented at the Social Organization and Land Management Session, Integrated Natural Resource Management for Sustainable Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries, 28-31 August, International Center for Tropical Agriculture, CIAT. Cali, Colombia.
Valdivia, C., S. Hodge, and A. Raedeke. 2001.  "Rural livelihoods, production systems and  farmers' perceptions: Potential agroforestry practices as alternatives in Missouri." Presented at "R&D Policies and Impact Assessment."Organized by NC-208. March 30-31, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA. 15pp.
Valdivia, C., C. Jetté, R. Quiroz, J. Gilles, and S. Materer. 2000.  "Peasant Household Strategies   in the Andes and Potential Users of Climate Forecasts: El Niño of 1997-1998." American Agricultural Economics Association Selected Papers. July 30- August 2. Tampa, Florida.
de Haan, N., K. Tibbo, E. Kinsey and C. Valdivia.2000.  "Social Dimensions of Goat Projects in  East Africa." 7th International Conference on Goats. May 18. Rome.
Sykuta, M,. C. Valdivia, C. N. Ng'ang'a. 1999. "Organizational and Institutional Constraints on  the Introduction of Agricultural Technologies in Developing Economies." 3rd Annual Conference of the International Society of New Institutional Economics. Sept 16-18.  Washington DC.
Raedeke, A., J. Green, S. Hodge and C. Valdivia. 1999.  "Farmers' Perceptions of Agriculture,  Trees, and Agroforestry." 62nd Annual Meeting of the Rural Sociology Society, August 4-8, Chicago.
Valdivia, C. and C. Jetté. 1998. "La Diversificación en los Andes: Estrategia de riesgo o crecimiento económico en el altiplano central boliviano." (Diversification in the Andes: risk management or economic growth strategy). Third Latin American Symposium on Agricultural Systems Research and Extension. August 18-21. Lima,  Peru.
Valdivia, C. and C. Jetté. 1997. "Peasant Household Strategies in the Bolivian Andes: Diversification and Technologies in Fragile Lands". Poster Paper Meeting of the  International Association of Agricultural Economists. August 10-15. Sacramento, California.
Valdivia, C. 1997. "Negotiating Transitions: Regionalizing Kenyan Small Ruminant Technologies to East Africa." Small Ruminant CRSP. Tufts University. June 27-30. Boston.
Markowitz, L. and C. Valdivia. 1995.  "Technologies through time: contradictions in an Andean systems of production." 94th Annual Meetings of the American Anthropological Association.  December. Washington, DC. 12 pp.
Bendini, M. and C. Valdivia. 1995.  "Environmental Deterioration, Peasant Economics and  Sustainable Development in Marginal Lands.  From Productionist to Sustainable Agriculture.  XVI Congress of the European Society for Rural Sociology. 31 July - 4 August, Czech Republic.
Sheikh, D. and C. Valdivia. 1994. "Technology Adoption of Dual Purpose Goats: Gender  Roles."  XXII International Conference of Agricultural Economists, 22-29 August. Harare, Zimbabwe.
Dunn, E., J. Cespedes, and C. Valdivia. 1994. "Impacts of Cash Crop Expansion on Income Components in an Agropastoral Community of the Bolivia Altiplano."  Selected paper, XVIII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association.  March. Atlanta.
Valdivia, C. 1994.  "The Effects of Structural Adjustment Policies on Andean Agriculture."  Selected  paper, Latin American Studies Association XVIII International Congress, Panel Title:  Neoliberal Policy and the Dynamics of Land in Latin America. March. Atlanta.
Valdivia, C., E. Dunn, J. Sherbourne, J. Céspedes and L. Markowitz. 1993.  "The Economics of  Gender and Livestock:  Dairy Expansion and Agropastoral Systems in the Bolivian Altiplano."  Organized session Association for Women in Development Sixth International Forum October. Washington D.C.
Valdivia, C. 1991. "The Impact of Exchange Rate Policy on Producers of Tradeable Goods:  Sheep Meat and Wool in Peru." Selected Paper. Southern Agricultural Economics Association.  February. Fort Worth, Texas.