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A Class of Decomposable Poverty Measures
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The main purpose of this paper is to apply structural path analysis to a Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) framework. Because the SAM is a comprehensive essentially general equilibrium -data system, theExpand
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The State and Path of Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: some Preliminary Results
This paper provides estimates on the state and path of poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) using recent information on income distribution. The results are reported for the rural and urban sectorsExpand
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Channels and Policy Debate in the Globalization-Inequality-Poverty Nexus
The process of globalization has led to a much greater integration of the world economy. The flows of trade, capital, labour, technology and information across national borders have accelerated sinceExpand
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The Impact of Public Education Expenditure on Human Capital, Growth, and Poverty in Tanzania and Zambia A General Equilibrium Approach
The impact of public education expenditure on human capital, the supply of different labor skills, and its macroeconomic and distributional consequences is appraised within a multisector CGE model.Expand
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A multiplier decomposition method to analyze poverty alleviation
Abstract The objective of this paper is to present a multiplier decomposition method focusing on poverty alleviation. The decomposition captures the various mechanisms and linkages through which aExpand
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District-level economic linkages in Kenya: Evidence based on a small regional social accounting matrix
Abstract This paper explores the nature and extent of the economic linkages in a small regional economy defined by a market center and its hinterland in Kenya. The analysis is based on a set ofExpand
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The Policy Analysis Matrix for Agricultural Development
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The Evolution of the Development Doctrine, 1950-2005
The evolution of the development doctrine over the last six decades is analysed in some detail in this paper. The development doctrine is defined as the body of knowledge consisting of fourExpand
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The Interrelationship Linking Growth, Inequality and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa
The combination of initial endemic poverty, high inequality and low growth has been a major obstacle to the achievement of poverty reduction and, more generally, overall socio-economic development inExpand
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