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Rural Poverty in Developing Countries: Implications for Public Policy

Author/Editor: Khan, Mahmood Hasan
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Summary: Reviews causes of poverty in rural areas and presents a policy framework for reducing rural poverty, including through land reform, public works programs, access to credit, physical and social infrastructure, subsidies, and transfer of technology. Identifies key elements for drafting a policy to reduce rural poverty.
Series: Economic Issues No. 26
Subject(s): Poverty | Developing countries | Social policy
    Published:   January 16, 2003        
    ISBN/ISSN:   ISBN 1-58906-009-1 ; ISSN 1020-8380   Format:   Paper
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