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UNU-WIDER The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty

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A teenager wears torn rubber boots in a muddy local market in Bac Ha, Viet Nam. As of 2005 figures, half the world population—more than 3 billion people–is estimated to live on less than USD 2.50 a day. Bac Ha, Viet Nam. UN Photo/Kibae Park.

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The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty

Publisher:
UNU-WIDER
Series:
WIDER Discussion Paper
Volume:
2001/102
Title:
The Effect of IMF and World Bank Programmes on Poverty
Authors:
William Easterly
Publication date:
2001
ISBN Printed:
9291900265
ISBN Web:
9291900273
ISBN 13 Print:
9789291900268
ISBN 13 Web:
9789291900275
Copyright holder:
© author(s)
Copyright year:
2001
Keywords:
poverty, structural adjustment, economic growth, income distribution
JEL:
I3, O1, F4
Project:
Debt Relief Conference
Format:
online and printed copies

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