In search of a strategy for making growth more pro-poor in the Philippines

Nobuhiko Fuwa, Arsenio M. Balisacan, Fabrizio Bresciani

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    Despite the large and expanding literature on pro-poor growth, quantitative studies identifying potential determinants of pro-poor growth remain scarce. This paper addresses this lacuna in the literature for the case of the Philippines. The main driver of rural poverty reduction has shifted from agricultural to non-agricultural growth in the Philippines, but agricultural investments can be still effective in areas with underdeveloped infrastructure. Non-agricultural income growth, on the other hand, can be made more pro-poor by reducing child mortality, facilitating international labor migration, investing in roads, and reducing income inequality.

    元の言語English
    ページ(範囲)202-226
    ページ数25
    ジャーナルAsian Economic Papers
    14
    発行部数1
    DOI
    出版物ステータスPublished - 2015 1 16

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    Philippines
    income
    labor migration
    international migration
    mortality
    driver
    road
    poverty
    determinants
    infrastructure
    Pro-poor growth
    literature
    Income growth
    Rural poverty
    Investing
    Labour migration
    Agricultural investment
    Poverty reduction
    Roads
    Child mortality

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    • Economics and Econometrics
    • Finance
    • Political Science and International Relations

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    In search of a strategy for making growth more pro-poor in the Philippines. / Fuwa, Nobuhiko; Balisacan, Arsenio M.; Bresciani, Fabrizio.

    :: Asian Economic Papers, 巻 14, 番号 1, 16.01.2015, p. 202-226.

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    Fuwa, Nobuhiko ; Balisacan, Arsenio M. ; Bresciani, Fabrizio. / In search of a strategy for making growth more pro-poor in the Philippines. :: Asian Economic Papers. 2015 ; 巻 14, 番号 1. pp. 202-226.
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