33509-012: Conference: What Have We Learned From the Past 30 Years of Research in Poverty?

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Description

While the last 30 years have seen the emergence of a large scholarly literature on poverty, its contribution to policy formulation remains unclear. To sharpen the Bank's understanding of important issues on poverty and improve its operational effectiveness, it needs to apprise itself of the intellectual developments in the academic world. The conference is an attempt to bridge the gap between the academic world and Bank operations and will feature a number of papers that will review the findings... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 33509-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number TA No. 5892
Approval Date 26 Dec 1999
Sector / Subsector Classification Public sector management
/ Economic and Public Affairs Management
Thematic Classification Gender equity

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Responsible ADB Officer
Shiladitya Chatterjee

Responsible ADB Department
OOMP

Responsible ADB Divisions
EDAN

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

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