Richard Mulwa Bio

Prof. Richard Mulwa holds a PhD from the Justus-Liebig University (JLU), Giessen, Germany and is currently teaching at the Centre for Advanced Studies in Environmental Law and Policy (CASELAP) and School of Economics, University of Nairobi. He is also the current Centre Director and Senior Research Fellow at the Environment for Development-Kenya (EfD-K) based at the School of Economics, University of Nairobi.

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Siko, I, Sola P, Mulwa, M R, Otieno P.  2021.  Evaluating charcoal producers’ preferences for improved production systems in Marigat sub county, Baringo County. Environmental Challenges. 5(100275)


Oremo, F, Mulwa, M R, Oguge N.  2020.  Sustainable water access and willingness of smallholder irrigators to pay for on‐farm water storage systems in Tsavo sub‐catchment. Environment, Development and Sustainability. 23:1371–1391.
Gummadi, S, Kadiyala MDM, Rao KPC, Athanasiadis I, R. M, Kilavi M, Legesse G, T. A.  2020.  Simulating adaptation strategies to offset potential impacts of climate variability and change on maize yields in Embu County, Kenya. PLOS ONE. 15(11)


Oostendorp, R, Asseldonk M, Gathiaka J, Mulwa, J.K, Radeny M, Recha J, Wattel C, van Weesenbeeck L.  2019.  Inclusive agribusiness under climate change: a brief review of the role of finance. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 4:18-22.
Johnny, EG, Mariara JK, Mulwa, M R, Ruigu GM.  2019.  Smallholder Avocado Contract Farming in Kenya: Determinants and Differentials in Outcomes. African Journal of Economic Review. 7(2):91-112.
Johnny, EG, Mariara JK, Mulwa, M R, Ruigu GM.  2019.  Smallholder Avocado Contract Farming in Kenya: Determinants and Differentials in Outcomes. African Journal of Economic Review. 7(2):91-112.
KABUBO-MARIARA, J, Mulwa, M R.  2019.  Adaptation to Climate Change and Climate Variability and its Implications for Household Food Security in Kenya. Food Security. 11:1289–1304.


Rao, K.P.C., Sridhar, G., Mulwa, J.K, Kilavi, M.N., Esilaba, A., Athanasiadis, I. N., Valdivia RO.  2015.  Impacts of Climate Variability and Change on Agricultural Systems in East Africa. Handbook of Climate Change and Agroecosystems: pp. 75-124.. : World Scientific Publishing


Mburu, Ackello-Ogutu, C., Mulwa, M R.  2014.  Analysis of Economic Efficiency and Farm Size: A Case Study of Wheat Farmers in Nakuru District, Kenya. Economics Research International. 2014:1-10.
Timu, A. G., Mulwa, J.K, Okello, J.J., Kamau M.  2014.  The role of varietal attributes on adoption of improved seed varieties: the case of Sorghum in Kenya.. Agriculture & Food Security. 3(9):1-7.
Mulwa, M, R.  2014.  Non-parametric Estimation of Environmental Efficiency Using Data Envelopment Analysis and Free Disposable Hull. Strategic Measurement and Management Performance using Data Envelopment Analysis: Theory and Applications. , IGI Global, Hershey PA, USA


Khoshroo, A, Mulwa, M R, Emrouznejad A, Arabi B.  2013.  A non-parametric Data Envelopment Analysis approach for improving energy efficiency of grape production. Energy.
Mulwa, M, R, Wafula D, Karembu M, Waithaka M.  2013.  Estimating the Potential Economic Benefits of Adopting Bt Cotton in Selected COMESA Countries. AgBioForum. 16(1):14-26.
Mulwa, MR, Emrouznejad A.  2013.  Measuring Productive Efficiency Using Nerlovian Profit Efficiency Indicator and Meta-Frontier Analysis. Operational Research: International Journal. 13(2):271-287.


Mulwa, M, R, Emrouznejad A, Nuppenau E-A.  2012.  An overview of Total Factor Productivity estimations adjusted for pollutant outputs: an application to sugarcane farming. International Journal of Environmental Technology Management. 15(1):1-15.
Adolwa, IS, Okoth PF, Mulwa RM, Esilaba AO, Mairura FS, Nambiro E.  2012.  Analysis of Communication and Dissemination Channels Influencing the Adoption of Integrated Soil Fertility Management in Western Kenya. The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension. 18(1):71-86.
Michelson, H, Lentz EC, Mulwa, M R, Morey M, Cramer L, McGlinchy M, Barrett CB.  2012.  Cash, food, or vouchers? An application of the Market Information and Food Insecurity Response Analysis Framework (MIFIRA) in urban and rural Kenya Food Security. 4:455-469.


Nzuma, JM, Waithaka M, Mulwa MR, Kyotalimye M, Nelson G.  2010.  Strategies for Adapting to Climate change in Rural sub-Saharan Africa. , Washington: IFPRI


Mulwa, MR, Emrouznejad A, Muhammad L.  2009.  Economic Efficiency of Smallholder Maize Producers in Western Kenya: A DEA Meta-Frontier Analysis. International Journal of Operational Research. 4(3):250-267.
Mulwa, M, R, Murithi FM, Emrouznejad A.  2009.  Impact of Liberalization on Efficiency and Productivity of Sugar Industry in Kenya. Journal of Economic Studies. 36(3):250-264.


Mulwa, RM, Mulinge WM, Murithi FM, Nyaga AM.  2008.  Measuring Customer and Employee Satisfaction in NARI’s: Experience from KARI. Website


Mulwa, M, R, Nuppenau E-A.  2007.  Economic Efficiency of Sugarcane Production in Kenya: A DEA Meta-frontier Approach. In (Bauer, S. and L. Karki Eds.), Issues and Challenges in Rural Development: A Compendium of Approaches for Socio-Economic and Ecological Development in Developing Countries, Vol. 1. : Margraf Publishers, ISBN 978-3-8236-1502-6: Pp. 195-208
Budjorova, E, Mulwa, M R.  2007.  Technical Efficiency of Cotton Production in Uzbekistan. In (Knierim, A., Nagel, U. J. and C. Shaefer Eds.), Managing Economic, Social and Biological Transformations: Proceedings of the First Green Week Scientific Conference. : Margraf Publishers. ISBN 978-3-8236-1499-9: Pp 116-121.


Mulwa, MR.  2006.  Economic and Environmental Performance of Sugarcane Production in Kenya: Non-Parametric Frontier Approaches. , Farming and Rural System Economics, Volume 84, Magraf-Verlag Publishers, Weikersheim, Germany:

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