Francisco, Ruth and Wan, Guanghua (2009): How is the Global Recession Impacting on Poverty and Social Spending? An ex ante assessment methodology with applications to developing Asia. Published in: ADB Sustainable Development Working Paper Series No. 8 (August 2009)
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The global economic recession is severely affecting Asian economies. Timely assessment of the economic and social impacts is critical to the formulation and implementation of policy responses. This paper presents a simple methodology of ex ante impact assessment, focusing specifically on how the global recession will affect poverty and social expenditures in developing Asian countries. This involves two steps: first, to gauge how the crisis will affect national and household incomes; and, second, to assess how the income effects are transmitted to poverty and social spending.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||How is the Global Recession Impacting on Poverty and Social Spending? An ex ante assessment methodology with applications to developing Asia|
|English Title:||How is the Global Recession Impacting on Poverty and Social Spending? An ex ante assessment methodology with applications to developing Asia|
|Keywords:||social impact assessment; developing asia; global recession|
|Subjects:||O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O11 - Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C0 - General > C02 - Mathematical Methods
|Depositing User:||Ruth Francisco|
|Date Deposited:||29. Nov 2009 12:37|
|Last Modified:||20. Feb 2013 14:42|
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