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David Stifel, Tiaray Razafimanantena, Faly Rakotomanana - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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David Stifel, Tassew Woldehanna - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Channing Arndt, Nikolaj Siersbæk, Lars Peter Østerdal - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt, Finn Tarp - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
This peer-reviewed research is available free of charge. UNU-WIDER believes that research is a global public good and supports Open Access.
Channing Arndt, Finn Tarp - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK

This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO licence. It is free to read at Oxford Scholarship Online and offered as a free PDF download from OUP and selected open access locations. Detailed analyses of poverty and wellbeing in developing countries...

Roger Williamson - UNU-WIDER, 2016 - Helsinki, Finland

The literature on Africa’s development abounds in big theories — structural transformation, pro-poor growth, inclusive growth, among others. ‘Growth miracles’ (with or without a question mark) are sought and often proclaimed. The World Bank has even pondered whether Africa...

Journal Article This peer-reviewed research is available free of charge. UNU-WIDER believes that research is a global public good and supports Open Access.
– The Mozambican experience 2008/2009
Channing Arndt, M. Azhar Hussain, Vincenzo Salvucci, Lars Peter Østerdal - Economics & Human Biology, 2016 - Amsterdam, Netherlands

A propitiously timed household survey carried out in Mozambique over the period 2008/2009 permits us to study the relationship between shifts in food prices and child nutrition status in a low income setting. We focus on weight-for-height and weight-for-age in different survey quarters...

Blog
Channing Arndt, Andy McKay, Finn Tarp - UNU-WIDER, 2016 - Helsinki, Finland

The recovery and acceleration of economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa since about 1995 has been widely recognised. But less is known about the extent to which this growth has led to improvements in welfare and poverty reduction in particular. In our recently published, open-access book,...

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Channing Arndt, Vincent Leyaro, Kristi Mahrt, Finn Tarp - UNU-WIDER, 2016 - Helsinki, Finland

We contribute to the literature on trends in living standards in Tanzania by analysing child welfare using two multi-dimensional approaches, first-order dominance (FOD) and Alkire-Foster (AF). Between 1991/92 and 2010, remarkably similar area rankings emerge that suggest a widening gap between...

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Tony Addison - UNU-WIDER, 2016 - Helsinki, Finland

To Stockholm, for Sida’s Development Talks on the theme ‘Africa rising? Poverty and growth in sub-Saharan Africa’. Finn Tarp and Andy McKay spoke about their new UNU-WIDER book, co-edited with Channing Arndt, entitled Growth and Poverty Reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa—the...

– Evidence from a 16 country study
Channing Arndt, Andy McKay, Finn Tarp - UNU-WIDER, 2016 - Helsinki, Finland

While the recovery and acceleration of economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) since about 1995 has been widely recognized, much less is known about the extent to which this growth has been translated into improvements in welfare for the population in general and poverty reduction in...

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Kristi Mahrt, Malokele Nanivazo - Oxford University Press, 2016 - Oxford, United Kingdom
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Murray Leibbrandt, Arden Finn, Morné Oosthuizen - Oxford University Press, 2016 - Oxford, United Kingdom
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