Growth, Employment and Poverty

Published on 01 Jan 2005

Document Summary

This paper explores the relationship between economic growth and poverty reduction with special focus on the role of employment in shaping the linkage. The empirical basis of the analysis consists of two recent sets of studies: nine UNDP country case studies on “Macroeconomics of Poverty Reduction” and seven ILO/SIDA studies on “Growth-Employment-Poverty Nexus.”

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