Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Poverty and Patterns of Growth
Rana Hasan (au); M. G. Quibria (au)
A recently constructed cross-country data set on absolute poverty examines whether there is regional and sectorial variation in the relationship between poverty and economic growth. They find that the poverty-growth linkage is strongest in East Asia. This linkage is driven by growth in the industrial sector. By contrast, in Latin Amer., South Asia, and Sub-Saharan Africa, agriculture has had a greater impact on poverty reduction. Not all regions other than East Asia need to emphasize agriculture to reduce poverty. Rather, these countries should attempt to improve their policy and institutional environments that stand in the way of their exploiting their comparative advantage in labor-intensive industries and bringing about a rapid reduction in poverty. Tables.
Gershwin in His Time: A Biographical Scrapbook, 1919-1937
Politics of Despair: Power & Resistance in the Tobacco Wars
Carnavalia!: African-Brazilian Folklore and Crafts
Sale Price: $10.00
Dried Flower Arranger’s Bible
Live Now, Age Later: Proven Ways to Slow Down the Clock
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.