Series: IMF Staff Country Reports
Author(s): International Monetary Fund
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 20 June 2008
Keywords: fiscal sustainability, poverty reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy paper, household survey, macroeconomic framework
According to the national household survey conducted during the summer and autumn of 2005, poverty in Afghanistan (headcount rate) is about 33 percent. Economic performance since the fall of the Taliban regime has...