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The Emergence of Land Markets in Africa by Frank M Place, Keijiro Otsuka, Stein T Holden

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CHAPTER 6

Land Rental Market Participation

and Tenure Security in Malawi

RODNEY LUNDUKA, STEIN T. HOLDEN,

AND RAGNAR ØYGARD

imageecurity of property rights for agricultural land has been argued to have important effects on investments, access to credit, and the functioning of land sales and rental markets (Feder and Feeny 1991; Besley 1995; de Soto 2000). In many parts of sub-Saharan Africa, the system of communal property rights on cultivated agricultural fields has moved in direction of more individualized rights (Bruce and Migot-Adholla 1993; Otsuka and Place 2001). Under individualized property rights and immobility of land, when partners move ...

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