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Poverty, Growth, and Safety Nets
A Comparative Regional Perspective

Edited by
Anil B. Deolalikar

ISBN 10: 0-9733978-0-2
ISBN 13: 978-0973397802
Pub date: 2005
Cover: Hardcover

USD - $49.95*
CAD - $52.95*
EUR - $33.95*

This volume focuses on the dimensions and determinants of poverty in Asia. Contributions from Jean Dreze and Amartya Sen and others cover issues such as democratic practice and social inequality in India, Thailand, the Philippines, Pakistan, and Vietnam. The books also examines democratic decentralization, institutional constraints, land reform, the role of politics and economic growth in poverty reduction, and the importance of beneficiary participation in public safety net programs.


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