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Benin
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Benin : Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2011/312

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 October 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463922689.002

ISBN: 9781463922689

Keywords: financial management, public financial management, poverty reduction strategy paper, household survey

Benin's program furthers the objectives elaborated in the previous report. It is the result of a broad participative process that engaged all levels of government, the private sector, civil society, and donor partn...

Global Poverty Estimates

Global Poverty Estimates »

Source: Global Poverty Estimates : A Sensitivity Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2011/234

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Camelia Minoiu , and Shatakshee Dhongde

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2011

ISBN: 9781463922009

Keywords: global poverty, household surveys, international poverty line, poverty line, surveys, statistics, Semiparametric and Nonparametric Methods, Personal Income, Wealth, and Their Distributions

Current estimates of global poverty vary substantially across studies. In this paper we undertake a novel sensitivity analysis to highlight the importance of methodological choices in estimating global poverty. We...

Global Poverty Estimates
			: A Sensitivity Analysis

Global Poverty Estimates : A Sensitivity Analysis »

Volume/Issue: 2011/234

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Camelia Minoiu , and Shatakshee Dhongde

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463922009.001

ISBN: 9781463922009

Keywords: global poverty, household surveys, international poverty line, poverty line, surveys, statistics, Semiparametric and Nonparametric Methods, Personal Income, Wealth, and Their Distributions

Current estimates of global poverty vary substantially across studies. In this paper we undertake a novel sensitivity analysis to highlight the importance of methodological choices in estimating global poverty. We...

Islamic Republic of Mauritania
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Islamic Republic of Mauritania : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2011/252

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 August 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462324422.002

ISBN: 9781462324422

Keywords: child mortality, child welfare, food security, maternal mortality, early childhood

Mauritania's poverty reduction strategy paper is based on a broadly participatory process and serves as the policy framework for the country's economic and social policies. The focus is to accelerate economic growt...

Mauritania
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Mauritania : Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2011/253

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 August 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462324415.002

ISBN: 9781462324415

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy paper, social services, reducing poverty

Mauritania's third poverty reduction strategy paper provides a framework for an ambitious growth and poverty reduction agenda. The updated development perspective and principal objectives reflect the new economic a...

Islamic Republic of Mauritania: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Islamic Republic of Mauritania: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Source: Islamic Republic of Mauritania : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Volume/Issue: 2011/252

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 August 2011

ISBN: 9781462324422

Keywords: child mortality, child welfare, food security, maternal mortality, early childhood

Mauritania's poverty reduction strategy paper is based on a broadly participatory process and serves as the policy framework for the country's economic and social policies. The focus is to accelerate economic growt...

Burkina Faso
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Burkina Faso : Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2011/245

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462343591.002

ISBN: 9781462343591

Keywords: decentralization, public investment, poverty reduction strategy, macroeconomic framework, financial management

Burkina Faso has set up ambitious developmental goals and outlined policies and reforms to reach these goals under the Strategy for Accelerated Growth and Sustained Development (SCADD). It is recognized that povert...

Republic of Mozambique
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Republic of Mozambique : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2011/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 June 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455281558.002

ISBN: 9781455281558

Keywords: vocational training, young people, primary school, food security, vulnerable groups

The Poverty Reduction Action Plan (PARP) 2011-14 is the medium-term strategy of the Government of Mozambique for putting into operation the Five-Year Government Program (2010-14). This medium-term instrument is par...

Inequality and Unsustainable Growth
			: Two Sides of the Same Coin?

Inequality and Unsustainable Growth : Two Sides of the Same Coin? »

Volume/Issue: 2011/8

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , and Andrew Berg

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463926564.006

ISBN: 9781463926564

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Developed countries, Economic growth, Emerging markets, Income distribution, Poverty reduction, sustainable growth, per capita income, external debt, external shocks

This note raises the IMF’s profile on a number of issues related to inequality, unemployment, governance, etc. It builds on earlier empirical work that examined correlations between growth downbreaks/duratio...

Inequality and Unsustainable Growth

Inequality and Unsustainable Growth »

Source: Inequality and Unsustainable Growth : Two Sides of the Same Coin?

Volume/Issue: 2011/8

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , and Andrew Berg

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2011

ISBN: 9781463926564

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Developed countries, Economic growth, Emerging markets, Income distribution, Poverty reduction, sustainable growth, per capita income, external debt, external shocks

This note raises the IMF’s profile on a number of issues related to inequality, unemployment, governance, etc. It builds on earlier empirical work that examined correlations between growth downbreaks/duratio...