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A Quality of Growth Index for Developing Countries

A Quality of Growth Index for Developing Countries »

Source: A Quality of Growth Index for Developing Countries : A Proposal

Volume/Issue: 2014/172

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Montfort Mlachila , Rene Tapsoba , and Sampawende Tapsoba

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498379274

Keywords: Quality of growth, primary school, primary school completion rate, primary school completion, pro-poor, General, General, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty,

This paper proposes a new quality of growth index (QGI) for developing countries. The index encompasses both the intrinsic nature and social dimensions of growth, and is computed for over 90 countries for the perio...

A Quality of Growth Index for Developing Countries
			: A Proposal

A Quality of Growth Index for Developing Countries : A Proposal »

Volume/Issue: 2014/172

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Montfort Mlachila , Rene Tapsoba , and Sampawende Tapsoba

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498379274.001

ISBN: 9781498379274

Keywords: Quality of growth, primary school, primary school completion rate, primary school completion, pro-poor, General, General, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty,

This paper proposes a new quality of growth index (QGI) for developing countries. The index encompasses both the intrinsic nature and social dimensions of growth, and is computed for over 90 countries for the perio...

Inclusive Growth

Inclusive Growth »

Source: Inclusive Growth : An Application of the Social Opportunity Function to Selected African Countries

Volume/Issue: 2013/139

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olumuyiwa Adedeji , Huancheng Du , and Maxwell Opoku-Afari

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484360880

Keywords: social opportunity curve, equity, education, school enrollment, access to education, education system, education for all, Health and Inequality, Education and Inequality, General

The inclusiveness of growth depends on the extent of access to economic and social opportunities. This paper applies the concept of social opportunity function to ascertain the inclusiveness of growth episodes in s...

Inclusive Growth
			: An Application of the Social Opportunity Function to Selected African Countries

Inclusive Growth : An Application of the Social Opportunity Function to Selected African Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2013/139

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olumuyiwa Adedeji , Huancheng Du , and Maxwell Opoku-Afari

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 June 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484360880.001

ISBN: 9781484360880

Keywords: social opportunity curve, equity, education, school enrollment, access to education, education system, education for all, Health and Inequality, Education and Inequality, General

The inclusiveness of growth depends on the extent of access to economic and social opportunities. This paper applies the concept of social opportunity function to ascertain the inclusiveness of growth episodes in s...

Republic of Congo

Republic of Congo »

Source: Republic of Congo : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Volume/Issue: 2012/242

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475505986

Keywords: urban development, business climate, drinking water, land reform, social welfare, Congo,

The government of the Republic of Congo launched a program aimed at consolidating peace and promoting economic and social development. The objectives included improvement of governance and consolidation of peace an...

Republic of Congo
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Republic of Congo : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2012/242

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475505986.002

ISBN: 9781475505986

Keywords: urban development, business climate, drinking water, land reform, social welfare, Congo,

The government of the Republic of Congo launched a program aimed at consolidating peace and promoting economic and social development. The objectives included improvement of governance and consolidation of peace an...

Burundi
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper II

Burundi : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper II »

Volume/Issue: 2012/224

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475504996.002

ISBN: 9781475504996

Keywords: legal framework, social services, social sectors, business climate, drinking water

The Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper II (PRSP-II) examines the major development challenges faced by Burundi. The paper identifies achievements in areas such as security and governance, but draws attention to the b...

Burundi
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP II)

Burundi : Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP II) »

Volume/Issue: 2012/225

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475505009.002

ISBN: 9781475505009

Keywords: primary education, reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy, primary school, vulnerable groups

The Joint Staff Advisory Note gives positive feedback on the elaborations made in Burundi's Poverty Reduction Strategy Report (PRSR-II), and commends the measures taken to eliminate the implementation weaknesses an...

Burundi

Burundi »

Source: Burundi : Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP II)

Volume/Issue: 2012/225

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475505009

Keywords: primary education, reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy, primary school, vulnerable groups

The Joint Staff Advisory Note gives positive feedback on the elaborations made in Burundi's Poverty Reduction Strategy Report (PRSR-II), and commends the measures taken to eliminate the implementation weaknesses an...

Burundi

Burundi »

Source: Burundi : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper II

Volume/Issue: 2012/224

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504996

Keywords: legal framework, social services, social sectors, business climate, drinking water

The Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper II (PRSP-II) examines the major development challenges faced by Burundi. The paper identifies achievements in areas such as security and governance, but draws attention to the b...