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Ravallion, Martin

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Works: 431 works in 1,385 publications in 1 language and 9,435 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Roles: Honoree
Classifications: HC79.P6, 339.46021
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Publications about Martin Ravallion
Publications by Martin Ravallion
Most widely held works by Martin Ravallion
Poverty lines in theory and practice by Martin Ravallion( file )
18 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Markets and famines by Martin Ravallion( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Land in transition reform and poverty in rural Vietnam by Martin Ravallion( file )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
This book is a case study of Vietnam's efforts to fight poverty using market-oriented land reforms. In the 1980s and 1990s, the country undertook major institutional reforms, and an impressive reduction in poverty followed. But what role did the reforms play? Did the efficiency gains from reform come at a cost to equity? Were there both winners and losers? Was rising rural landlessness in the wake of reforms a sign of success or failure?Land in Transition investigates the impacts on living standards of the two stages of land law reform: in 1988, when land was allocated to households administra
Poverty comparisons by Martin Ravallion( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Poverty comparisons - such as whether poverty has increased, or where it is greatest, are typically clouded in conceptual and methodological uncertainties. How should individual well-being be assessed in deciding who is poor? Is a household survey a reliable guide? Where should the poverty line be drawn, and does the choice matter? This monograph surveys the issues that need to be considered in answering these questions, providing an accessible introduction to the most recent literature. The strengths and weaknesses of past methods are discussed, and a summary of methodological recommendations
Income gains for the poor from public works employment evidence from two Indian villages by Gaurav Datt( file )
20 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Poverty comparisons : a guide to concepts and methods by Martin Ravallion( Book )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Growth and redistribution components of changes in poverty measures : a decomposition with applications to Brazil and India in the 1980s by Martin Ravallion( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Reaching the poor through rural public employment : a survey of theory and evidence by Martin Ravallion( Book )
9 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 libraries worldwide
How well does the social safety net work? : the incidence of cash benefits in Hungary, 1987-89 by Dominique Van de Walle( Book )
6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Household income dynamics in rural China by Jyotsna Jalan( Book )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Is effective social protection an investment with long-term benefits? Does inequality impede growth? Household panel data on incomes in rural China offer some answers
Does undernutrition respond to incomes and prices? : dominance tests for Indonesia by Martin Ravallion( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Monitoring targeting performance when decentralized allocations to the poor are unobserved by Martin Ravallion( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Equity and growth in developing countries : old and new perspectives on the policy issues by Michael Bruno( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Decomposing social indicators using distributional data by Benu Bidani( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Does child labor displace schooling? : evidence on behavioral responses to an enrollment subsidy by Martin Ravallion( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Growth and poverty in rural India by Martin Ravallion( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Why have some Indian states done better than others at reducing rural poverty? by Gaurav Datt( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Transient poverty in rural China by Jyotsna Jalan( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Is more targeting consistent with less spending? by Martin Ravallion( Book )
7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Who wants to redistribute? : Russia's tunnel effect in the 1990s by Martin Ravallion( Book )
8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Attitudes toward redistribution of wealth in Russia tend to reflect expectations of future mobility, in both directions. Few Russians expected rising living standards in the 1990s, and most expected a decline in living standards, so there was strong demand for redistribution, even among those currently well off but fearful of the future
 
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Alternative Names
Ravajon, Martin 1952-
Ravallion, J. Martin
Ravallion, M. 1952-
Languages
English (202)
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