Project description

Project name: Growth, Sub-National Equity and Poverty Reduction Policies – A Five-Country Comparison
Project description:

Following our framework paper on this subject, the Policy Practice was commissioned to prepare a five-country comparative study of sub-national growth and poverty. This paper considers the spatial poverty inheritance and processes of poverty creation and maintenance in Vietnam, India, Ghana, Bolivia and Zambia. It synthesises the main points from five country case studies commissioned by DFID, supplementing this with reference to wider literature.

Start date:November 2005
Duration:4 months
Countries:Bolivia, Ghana, India, Vietnam, Zambia
Funder: DFID
Team members:Deborah Bryceson (team leader), Alex Duncan