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

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Sanghamitra Bandyopadhyay is a tutorial fellow in the Department of Economics and post-doctoral fellow at the Suntory Toyota International Centre for Economics and Related Disciplines, at the London School of Economics. She recently completed her Ph.D. studies on unequal economic growth across Indian states.
Arne Bigsten is a professor of development economics at Göteborg University. He has published extensively on income distribution and poverty, industrial development, trade, aid, and economic policy in less developed countries, particularly in Africa.
Hűlya Dağdeviren is a senior lecturer at the Business School of the University of Hertfordshire, UK. Her research interests include deregulation policies, capital accumulation and growth, income distribution, growth and poverty, and heavy indebtedness in the developing world.
Gabriel Demombynes is a Ph.D. candidate in economics at the University of California, Berkeley. He has worked at the World Bank on research related to the geography of poverty and inequality.
David Dollar is an economist at the Research Department of the World Bank.
Chris Elbers teaches international and development economics at the Vrije Universiteit of Amsterdam. His research includes environmental and development economics with emphasis on the analysis of poverty.
Francisco Ferreira is a senior economist at the Research Department of the World Bank and a regular visiting professor at the Pontificia Universidade Catolica at Rio de Janeiro. He has published widely on the economics of income distributions.
Michael Grimm is a research associate at the European Centre for Research in Development Economics (DIAL) in Paris. His research is concerned with the evaluation of distributional consequences of macroeconomic shocks and policies in sub-Saharan Africa.
Erich Gundlach heads a research group at the Kiel Institute of World Economics and lectures at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Hamburg. He has published on topics related to globalization, the empirics of growth, and the economics of education.
Rasmus Heltberg is an economist at the World Bank, having previously taught development economics at the University of Copenhagen. His research has focused on poverty and inequality, rural development, property rights, and natural resource management.

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Unu World Institute for Development Economics Research (Unu/Wider) ii
  • Growth, Inequality, and Poverty iii
  • Contents v
  • List of Figures vii
  • List of Tables ix
  • List of Acronyms and Abbreviations xi
  • List of Contributors xiii
  • Acknowledgements xvi
  • Introduction 1
  • References 12
  • 1: Economic Policy, Distribution, and Poverty 13
  • References 28
  • Appendix 57
  • References 59
  • 3: Growth, Inequality, and Poverty 62
  • 4: The Growth Elasticity of Poverty 81
  • Appendix 102
  • References 105
  • 6: Growth, Distribution, and Poverty Reduction 107
  • References 123
  • Appendix: Method and Sources 149
  • References 151
  • References 175
  • 9: Twin Peaks 176
  • 9.6 Conclusion 194
  • 10: A Decomposition of Inequality and Poverty Changes in the Context of Macroeconomic Adjustment 197
  • References 220
  • References 249
  • References 271
  • Index 277
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