Social development and absolute poverty in Asia and Latin America

"Using econometric techniques analyzes causes of widespread poverty in Latin America and the 10 largest East and South Asian countries. Concludes that slow economic growth is not the only explanatory variable, and cites importance of schools and health care"--Handbook of Latin American Stu...

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Main Author: De Geyndt, Willy
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C World Bank 1996, c1996
Series:World Bank technical paper
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Collection: World Bank E-Library Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:"Using econometric techniques analyzes causes of widespread poverty in Latin America and the 10 largest East and South Asian countries. Concludes that slow economic growth is not the only explanatory variable, and cites importance of schools and health care"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (ix, 45 p) ill 28 cm
ISBN:0821336959