Development and poverty in Romania
AbstractThe paper is concerned with poverty in Romania during a period of economic growth (2000-2008). The poverty incidence and profile before financial and economic crisis and the evolution of poverty in the context of economic growth and of a strong increase of households income have been studied, aiming to identify who is the most vulnerable at poverty risk and to find out if the growth was pro-poor or didn’t. A comparison with the others EU Member States offers some reference points for the evaluation of the actual dimensions of poverty.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 29650.
Date of creation: 25 Oct 2009
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Publication status: Published in MegaByte 1.9(2010): pp. 103-109
poverty; economic growth; Romania; financial and economic crisis.;
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- I32 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - Measurement and Analysis of Poverty
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