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Commodity Price Changes and Consumer Welfare in Tanzania in the 1990 s and 2000 s

  title={Commodity Price Changes and Consumer Welfare in Tanzania in the 1990 s and 2000 s},
  author={Vincent Leyaro},
This paper analyses the effect of commodity price changes on household consumption (welfare) in Tanzania during the 1990s and 2000s, and from this simulates the welfare effect attributable to trade reforms (tariff reductions). The objective is to measure the total household welfare effect, distinguishing both static (first order) and dynamic (second order) effects of commodity price changes. First we use the three rounds of the Tanzania Household Budget Survey (1991/92, 2000/01 and 2007) to… 
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