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Development and poverty reduction

Vasant P. Gandhi

Development and poverty reduction

Do institutions matter? : a study on the impact of local institutions in rural India

by Vasant P. Gandhi

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Published by Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Decentralization in government -- Economic aspects -- India.,
    • Rural poor -- Economic aspects -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVasant P. Gandhi, Robin Marsh.
      SeriesWorking paper ;, W.P. no. 2003-09-06, Working paper (Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad) ;, W.P. no. 2003-09-06.
      ContributionsIndian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2004/60596 (H)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination14 leaves
      Number of Pages14
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3336742M
      LC Control Number2004327304

      Factors contributing to poverty reduction include economic growth, economic integration, and specific poverty-reduction programs, which are often initiated by Western countries. This book considers poverty reduction from a global perspective. Development and Poverty Reduction looks at a wide range of specific subjects, across all continents. ‘This book provides the appropriate balance in the analysis of the links between two decades of growth and poverty-reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa. Relying on very comprehensive and excellent country studies, it is able to show a lot more clearly than others, the mainly positive effects of the recent African growth experience.

        The report’s clear and unambiguous presentation of the negative effects of high population growth on poverty reduction efforts is an important addition to the discussion as this issue has been.   Target 8.A: Develop further an open, rule-based, predictable, non-discriminatory trading and financial system (Includes a commitment to good governance, development and poverty reduction - both nationally and internationally.

      Taking a wider historical perspective, this book charts the emergence of poverty reduction and governance at the centre of development. It shows that the Poverty Reduction paradigm does indeed mark a shift in the wider liberal project that has underpinned development: precisely what is new, and what this means for how the poor are governed, are. Earlier versions of the papers in this volume were presented at the "Regional Conference on Migration and Development in Asia", held in Lanzhou, China, March The conference, hosted by China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was organized by IOM and funded by Britain's Department for International Development (DFID).


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