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Global poverty and inequality : a review of the evidence (English)

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Drawing on a compilation of data from household surveys representing 130 countries, many over a period of 25 years, this paper reviews the evidence on levels and recent trends in global poverty and income inequality. It documents the negative correlations...  See More +

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  • Ferreira, Francisco H.G.; Ravallion, Martin;
  • 2008/05/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS4623
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • Disclosed
  • Global poverty and inequality : a review of the evidence
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