Institutions and Policies for Growth and Poverty Reduction : The Role of Private Sector Development

@inproceedings{Ulubaolu2007InstitutionsAP,
  title={Institutions and Policies for Growth and Poverty Reduction : The Role of Private Sector Development},
  author={Mehmet Ali Ulubaşoğlu},
  year={2007}
}
This paper goes over some of the recent discussions on the effects on growth and poverty of institutions and policies, especially those that relate to the functioning of the private sector. It examines the empirical relationship between various measures of institutional quality and regulatory policies, and economic growth and poverty. The results suggest that good governance, as measured by a strong commitment to the rule of law, among other things, matters for poverty reduction largely through… CONTINUE READING

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