This book is a compilation of a series of ?state of the art? papers on topics related to equity and growth. As inputs to its final report (The Growth Report)\, the Commission on Growth and Development took stock of the current state of knowledge and understanding of various sectors/issues that have an impact on economic growth, including equity, education, health, leadership and others. The following questions are discussed in the book:. - What has been the evolution of poverty and equity during the recent globalizing decades?. - How have poor countries fared on the Millennium Development GoalIf trade-adjusting countries do already have these schemes, they have the advantages over tailor-made schemes of ... schemes include various public works schemes such as the famous Employment Guarantee Scheme of Maharashtra in India ... of addressing the distributional consequences of the Indiaa#39;s high-growth trajectory (Basu, Chau, and Kanbur 2007). ... not just trade liberalization) by reducing the incentives of the losers to band together and resist the reforms (Kanburanbsp;...
|Title||:||Equity and Growth in a Globalizing World|
|Author||:||S. M. Ravi Kanbur, Michael Spence|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 2010|