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Determinants of Poverty in Kenya: A Household Level Analysis

@inproceedings{Geda2005DeterminantsOP,
  title={Determinants of Poverty in Kenya: A Household Level Analysis},
  author={Alemayehu Geda and Niek de Jong and Mwangi S. Kimenyi and Germano Mwabu},
  year={2005}
}
Strategies aimed at poverty reduction need to identify factors that are strongly associated with poverty and that are amenable to modification by policy. This article uses household level data collected in 1994 to examine probable determinants of poverty status, employing both binomial and polychotomous logit models. The study shows that poverty status is strongly associated with the level of education, household size and engagement in agricultural activity, both in rural and urban areas. In… 

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Determinants of Poverty in Kenya: Household Level Analysis
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