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Is there a metropolitan bias ? the inverse relationship between poverty and city size in selected developing countries (English)

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This paper provides evidence from eight developing countries of an inverse relationship between poverty and city size. Poverty is both more widespread and deeper in very small and small towns than in large or very large cities. This basic pattern is generally...  See More +

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  • Ferre, Celine; Ferreira, Francisco H.G.; Lanjouw, Peter;
  • 2010/12/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS5508
  • 1
  • 1
  • WorldMorocco
  • The World RegionMiddle East and North Africa
  • 2010/12/01
  • Disclosed
  • Is there a metropolitan bias ? the inverse relationship between poverty and city size in selected developing countries
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