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Measuring growth and poverty in Tanzania

Lugo, Maria Ana and Atkinson, Anthony (2014) Measuring growth and poverty in Tanzania. International Growth Centre Blog (07 Jan 2014). Website.

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Tanzania is not on track to meet its Millennium Development Goals target despite a growth record that – as reported – is impressive. Real GDP growth reached historically high levels between 2000-2006, yet this is set against only the slightest reduction in the poverty rate – from 35.7% in 2001 down to 33.4% in 2007.

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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Growth Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2017 11:05
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:45

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