The Global Economic Crisis : Assessing Vulnerability with a Poverty

@inproceedings{Cord2009TheGE,
  title={The Global Economic Crisis : Assessing Vulnerability with a Poverty},
  author={Louise Cord and Marijn Verhoeven and Camilla Blomquist},
  year={2009}
}
Almost all developed and developing countries are suffering from the global economic crisis. While developed countries are experiencing some of the sharpest contractions, households in developing countries are much more vulnerable and likely to experience acute negative consequences in the shortand long-term. Declining growth rates combined with high levels of initial poverty leave many households in developing countries highly exposed to the crisis. Vulnerability is heightened if, at the same… CONTINUE READING

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