Sample records for BOLIVIEN (bolivia)
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Measuring Pro-Poor Growth with Non-Income Indicators

Klasen, Stephan; Harttgen, Kenneth; Grosse, Melanie

One existing shortcoming of current pro-poor growth concepts and measurements is that they are completely focused on income. But growth that is declared to be pro-poor where the measure is based only on income must not automatically imply improvement in the nonincome (or social) dimension of poverty...

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Electoral Reform, Regional Cleavages, and Party System Stability in Bolivia Reforma electoral, rupturas regionales y estabilidad de sistema partidario en Bolivia

Miguel Centellas; Mount St. Mary’s University

This research note considers the effects of electoral system reformin Bolivia. In 1995, Bolivia moved from a list-proportional to a mixedmemberproportional electoral system. The intervening years saw growingregional polarization of politics and a collapse of the existing party system.Using statistic...

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Distributional effects of FDI: How the interaction of FDI and economic policy affects poor households in Bolivia

Nunnenkamp, Peter; Schweickert, Rainer; Wiebelt, Manfred

This paper provides a computable general equilibrium analysis of the medium to long-run impact of FDI inflows on poverty and income distribution in Bolivia. The simulation results suggest that FDI inflows enhance economic growth and reduce poverty. However, the income distribution typically becomes ...

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Creating National Poverty Profiles and Growth Incidence Curves with Incomplete Income or Consumption Expenditure Data: An Application to Bolivia

Spatz, Julius; Klasen, Stephan; Grosse, Melanie

In many developing countries, there does not exist a time series of nationally representative household budget or income surveys, while there often are surveys of regions as well as nationally representative Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) which lack information on incomes. This makes an analys...

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