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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.
Publisher: VIVA BOOKS
Subtitle: THE DEVELOPMENT-EMPLOYMENT LINK
Author: RIZWANUL ISLAM