Growth still is good for the poor

Incomes in the poorest two quintiles on average increase at the same rate as overall average incomes. This is because, in a global dataset spanning 118 countries over the past four decades, changes in the share of income of the poorest quintiles are generally small and uncorrelated with changes in a...

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Volume: 596
Main Author: Dollar, David
Kleineberg, Tatjana
Kraay, Aart
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2013
published in: LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 596
Data of publication: 2013
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Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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