Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Shahabuddin Hossain
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 2003
Keywords: Poverty and social impact analysis, incidence analysis, computable general-equilibrium models, equivalent variation, effective taxes, linear expenditure system, value-added tax, expenditure, household groups, distributional impact
Following the adoption by the international community of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) approach, which provides the basis for concessional lending by the multilateral institutions, there has been a re...