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Going Viral or Growing Like an Oak Tree? Towards Sustainable Local Development Through Entrepreneurship.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Academy of Management Journal; Oct2022, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p1709-1746, 38p, 4 Diagrams, 9 Charts, 2 Graphs

Abstract: Copyright of Academy of Management Journal is the property of Academy of Management and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may pri...

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Comparing Poverty Variations: A Robustness Assessment of the MDGs' Achievements with Respect to Poverty Alleviation.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Review of Income & Wealth. Dec2022, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p1007-1031. 25p.

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Abstract: Had poverty been halved between 1990 and 2015? In the present paper, we show how well‐known stochastic dominance tools can be used to check the robustness of claims regarding monetary poverty variations and then, using data from PovcalNet, provide a ne...

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Assessing Trends in Multidimensional Poverty During the MDGs.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Review of Income & Wealth. Dec2022 Supplement S1, Vol. 68, pS317-S346. 30p.

Abstract: While we have extensive information on the trends in income poverty, little is known about the trends in multidimensional poverty. The paper tries to fill this gap by assessing the changes in multidimensional poverty in 54 countries since 2000. The ana...

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Green, poverty reduction and spatial spillover: an analysis from 21 provinces of China.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Environment, Development & Sustainability. Dec2022, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p13610-13629. 20p.

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Abstract: Environment and poverty are the focus of global concern, and green poverty reduction is China's strategic choice to deal with these two major problems. However, due to the vast territory, there are regional differences in environment and poverty in Chi...

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Measuring non-monetary poverty in the coffee heartlands of Laos and Rwanda: comparing MPI and EDI frameworks.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Development Effectiveness. Dec2022, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p416-447. 32p.

Abstract: Poverty reduction is a key objective of development interventions. Evaluating the effectiveness of policies and programmes thus requires practical, reliable and context-relevant measures of poverty. This article is the first to compare the new Extreme ...

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THE ROLE OF DOMESTIC INVESTMENT, FOREIGN INVESTMENT, AND MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES FOR POVERTY REDUCTION IN INDONESIA.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Eastern European & Central Asian Research. 2022, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p901-913. 13p.

Abstract: The Indonesian government is trying to reduce the poverty rate, among others, by encouraging investment sourced from within the country and abroad and increasing the number of micro, small and medium-sized businesses. However, until the end of 2020, th...

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Why poverty is higher in Spain: a comparison with the Czech Republic.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied Economics Letters. Nov2022, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p1897-1900. 4p. 3 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: This paper estimates the poverty level in Spain and the Czech Republic during 2013–2016 and analyzes the reason why poverty in Spain is higher. The contribution of this paper lies in decomposing horizontal poverty disparities between countries with sim...

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The Effects of the Transmigration Programme on Poverty Reduction in Indonesia's Gorontalo Province: A Multidimensional Approach.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Economies. Nov2022, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p267. 18p.

Abstract: The transmigration program in Gorontalo Province plays an important role in poverty reduction. The districts of Gorontalo and Boalemo, as a part of Gorontalo Province, were purposefully selected as research locations. A total of 240 respondents of tran...

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Vulnerability to Multidimensional Poverty: An Application to Colombian Households.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social Indicators Research. Nov2022, Vol. 164 Issue 1, p345-371. 27p. 9 Charts, 4 Graphs.

Abstract: This paper analyzes Colombian households' vulnerability to multidimensional poverty. For this purpose, we apply the vulnerability as expected poverty approach and the multidimensional poverty index to obtain the probability of a household being poor in...

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Borrowing or crowdfunding: a comparison of poverty alleviation participation modes considering altruistic preferences.

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Source(s): International Journal of Production Research. Nov 2021, Vol. 59 Issue 21, p6564-6578. 15p. 3 Charts, 5 Graphs.

Abstract: In developing countries, farmers lack capital for market-oriented production and information for making informed production and sales decisions. To alleviate poverty, many enterprises, such as JD Finance, have developed crowdfunding poverty alleviation...

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