Husain, M. Jami (2006): A SAM-based Multiplier Model to Track Growth-Poverty-Inequality Nexus in Bangladesh.
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This paper offers a social accounting matrix (SAM) based analysis leading to a better understanding of the way various agents in the real economy interact, the way socio-economic groups make their living, the channels through which demand driven interventions may affect the poor, and the potential growth-poverty-inequality nexus. This is done in two steps. First, the paper reveals the economic structure of Bangladesh with a SAM framework where the macro (national accounts and input-output table) and micro (national surveys) data are juxtaposed under a unified data matrix to portray the meso level interactions of various economic agents, that is production sectors, factors of production, household groups, and other institutions. Subsequently, the SAM is used to develop a multiplier simulation model, which enables tracking and quantifying the nature and extent of the linkages among the demand driven shocks (stimuli), economic growth, income generation, and concomitant poverty and distribution implications from the perspective of different socio-economic groups in Bangladesh.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||A SAM-based Multiplier Model to Track Growth-Poverty-Inequality Nexus in Bangladesh|
|Keywords:||Social Accounting Matrix (SAM); Multiplier Model; Growth-Poverty-Inequality;|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C8 - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs > C82 - Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Macroeconomic Data
O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O2 - Development Planning and Policy > O21 - Planning Models; Planning Policy
|Depositing User:||M J Husain|
|Date Deposited:||20. Feb 2009 15:37|
|Last Modified:||14. Feb 2013 06:47|
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