Senegal : Achieving High and Inclusive Growth While Preserving Fiscal Sustainability

 
Author/Editor: Alexei Kireyev ; Gaston K. Mpatswe
 
Publication Date: October 22, 2013
 
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Summary: Senegal’s growth has been sluggish in recent years with implications for poverty reduction. Average growth was relatively strong in 1995–2005 and accompanied by a large drop in poverty incidence. Due partly to a series of exogenous shocks, growth decreased to an average of 3.3 percent in 2006–11. As a result, per capita income increased only modestly and poverty incidence barely decreased during this period and remains high.
 
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 13/4
Subject(s): Economic growth | Electric power | Subsidies | Government expenditures | Fiscal sustainability | Senegal

 
English
Publication Date: October 22, 2013
ISBN/ISSN: 9781484379660 Format: Paper
Stock No: SAHIGEA Pages: 38
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