Growth, Inequality, and Poverty: Prospects for Pro-Poor Economic Development

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List of Acronyms and Abbreviations
BNPP Bank Netherlands Partnership Program
CAISTAB Caisse de Stabilization
CFA Communauté financière d'Afrique
CGE Computable general equilibrium
DAC Development Assistance Committee
DDSS Direction de la Démographie et Statistique Social
DFID Department for International Development
DNG distribution-neutral growth
DSM Direction des Statistique des Ménages
EA enumeration area
ECV Encuesta de Condiciones de Vida. Sample survey based on the Living Standards Measurement Surveys approach developed by the World Bank
EDG equal distribution growth
ENV Enquête de Niveau de Vie (INS survey)
EP Enquête Prioritaire (INS survey)
EPM The Enquête Permanente Auprès des Ménages
FGT Foster, Greer, and Thorbecke
FGT1 headcount and poverty gap measure: Foster, Greer, and Thorbecke index 1984
FGT2 squared poverty gap measure: Foster, Greer, and Thorbecke index 1984.
GATT General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
GDP Gross domestic product
GIS geographic information systems
Globkom Swedish Parliamentary Commission on Global Development
GLSS Ghana Living Standards Survey
GMM generalized method of moments
HIPC Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
IBGE Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística
IFI international financial institution
IES income and expenditure survey
ILO International Labour Organization
INEC Instituto Nacional de Estadistica y Census (National Statistical Institute of Ecuador)
INS Institut National de la Statistique of Côte d'Ivoire
INSTAT Institut National de la Statistique of Madagascar
LDCs least developed countries

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