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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 30 Citations 4,345 152 World Ranking 5383 National Ranking 37

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Agriculture
  • Capitalism

His primary scientific interests are in Economic growth, Local economic development, Development economics, Context and Tourism. Etienne Nel does research in Economic growth, focusing on Poverty specifically. His Poverty study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Tourism geography and Face.

His research combines Cape and Local economic development. Etienne Nel has included themes like Community development, Good governance, Empowerment and Sustainable development in his Tourism study. His research integrates issues of Value, Globalization, Urban planning and Law and economics in his study of Human geography.

His most cited work include:

  • Tourism as a local development strategy in South Africa (193 citations)
  • Local Economic Development: A Review and Assessment of its Current Status in South Africa: (142 citations)
  • The Geography of Edible Insects in Sub-Saharan Africa: a study of the Mopane Caterpillar (87 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Economic growth, Development economics, Local economic development, Context and Human geography. Etienne Nel combines subjects such as Local government, Urban planning and Livelihood with his study of Economic growth. The concepts of his Local government study are interwoven with issues in Post apartheid and Public policy.

His Livelihood research incorporates elements of Indigenous, Food security and Urban agriculture. His study explores the link between Development economics and topics such as Globalization that cross with problems in Economy. In his research, Economic geography is intimately related to Tourism, which falls under the overarching field of Local economic development.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Economic growth (55.62%)
  • Development economics (21.35%)
  • Local economic development (19.66%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2020)?

  • Economic growth (55.62%)
  • Regional science (6.18%)
  • Environmental resource management (7.87%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Economic growth, Regional science, Environmental resource management, Development economics and Climate change. His Economic growth research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Local government, Capital and Spanish Civil War. His Regional science research focuses on Resource curse and how it relates to Service.

His Environmental resource management research includes elements of Disadvantaged and Field research. His Development economics research incorporates themes from Household income, Underdevelopment, Private property, Common land and Local economic development. Etienne Nel has researched Common land in several fields, including Food security and Urban agriculture.

Between 2016 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • The changing nature of mining towns: Reflections from Australia, Canada and South Africa (21 citations)
  • The changing nature of mining towns: Reflections from Australia, Canada and South Africa (21 citations)
  • Geographies of development: an introduction to development studies, 4th edition (7 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • World War II
  • Agriculture
  • Capitalism

Etienne Nel spends much of his time researching Regional science, Service, State, Economic change and Transition. His work deals with themes such as Secondary research, Economic growth, Economic restructuring, Dutch disease and Downscaling, which intersect with Regional science. His Service research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Natural resource, Resource, Resource curse and Land use.

His State research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Public policy, Globalization, Ideology and Economy. His Economic change study spans across into subjects like Regionalism, Small town, Localism and Political economy.

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Best Publications

Tourism as a local development strategy in South Africa

Tony Binns;Etienne Nel.
The Geographical Journal (2002)

485 Citations

Local Economic Development: A Review and Assessment of its Current Status in South Africa:

Etienne Nel.
Urban Studies (2001)

280 Citations

Local Economic Development in the Changing World: The Experience of Southern Africa

Etienne Louis Nel;Christian Rogerson.
(2004)

193 Citations

Beyond the development impasse: the role of local economic development and community self-reliance in rural South Africa

Tony Binns;Etienne Nel.
Journal of Modern African Studies (1999)

176 Citations

The Geography of Edible Insects in Sub-Saharan Africa: a study of the Mopane Caterpillar

Peter M. Illgner;Etienne L. Nel.
The Geographical Journal (2000)

136 Citations

Place Marketing, Tourism Promotion, and Community based Local Economic Development in Post-Apartheid South Africa The Case of Still Bay—The “Bay of Sleeping Beauty”

Etienne Nel;Tony Binns.
Urban Affairs Review (2002)

111 Citations

South Africa, Past, Present and Future: Gold at the End of the Rainbow?

Tony Binns;Alan Lester;Etienne Nel.
(2000)

107 Citations

Africa: Diversity and Development

Tony Binns;Alan Dixon;Etienne Louis Nel.
(2012)

105 Citations

Regional and Local Economic Development in South Africa: The Experience of the Eastern Cape

Etienne Louis Nel.
(1999)

101 Citations

Small-Scale, Nature-Based Tourism as a Pro-Poor Development Intervention: Two Examples in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Trevor Hill;Etienne Nel;Dayle Trotter.
Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography (2006)

90 Citations

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