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New evidence on the urbanization of global poverty (English)

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This paper probes into the empirical roots of the debate as to whether poverty is now indeed mainly an urban problem. It aims to throw new light on the extent to which poverty is in fact urbanizing in the developing world and what role urbanization of...  See More +

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  • Ravillion, Martin; Chen, Shaohua; Sangraula, Prem;
  • 2007/04/01
  • Working Paper;
  • 41376
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • Disclosed
  • New evidence on the urbanization of global poverty
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