36633-042: Strengthening and Collection of Purchasing Power Parity Data in ADB DMCs

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposal aims to implement PPP-based measures of poverty in selected DMCs in the Asia Pacific region. This project will be conducted as an additional activity of RETA 6088 - Strengthening and Collection of PPP Data in Selected DMCs. The new project will focus only those tasks related to the compilation of PPP-based poverty measures such as the identification of the product list, price collection, compilation of expenditure share weights for the poor; and finally on the aggregation of the pri... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 36633-042
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6088
Approval Date 14 Oct 2004
Sector / Subsector Classification Public sector management
/ Economic and Public Affairs Management
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth

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Responsible ADB Officer
Chellam Palanyandy
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Responsible ADB Department
Economics and Research Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Development Indicators and Policy Research Division

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Bishnu Dev Pant

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