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  • FIGHTING POVERTY

    While it has become abundantly clear that neither overall economic growth not targeted micro-level interventions inevitably reduce poverty in developing countries, much of the development literature continues to focus on these two approaches. Exploring a third, and more promising, avenue, Fighting Poverty offea systematic analysis of the link between employment and pro-poor economic growth.

    The authoprovide both conceptual framework and rich empirical evidence to demonstrate precisely how employment can serve to link growth with poverty reduction. They include in-depth case studies of Bangladesh, Bolivia, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Uganda, and Vietnam.
    ISBN: 8130904357
    Publisher: VIVA BOOKS
    Subtitle: THE DEVELOPMENT-EMPLOYMENT LINK
    Author: RIZWANUL ISLAM

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