A FRAMEWORK FOR SCALING UP POVERTY REDUCTION , WITH ILLUSTRATIONS FROM SOUTH ASIA

@inproceedings{Devarajan2005AFF,
  title={A FRAMEWORK FOR SCALING UP POVERTY REDUCTION , WITH ILLUSTRATIONS FROM SOUTH ASIA},
  author={S. Leve Joseph Devarajan and Ravi Kanbur},
  year={2005}
}
This paper develops a framework for thinking about the policy challenge of scaling up small scale interventions, governmental and non-governmental, that address poverty reduction successfully. The framework sees scaling up as addressing different components of market failure, government failure and civil society failure. Viewed in this way, constraints to scaling up can be analyzed using a supply and demand framework on the one hand, a political economy framework on the other. The main… CONTINUE READING