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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Environmental economics.,
  • Rural poor.,
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [49]-58).

StatementPartha Dasgupta and Karl-Göran Mäler.
SeriesWorld Bank environment paper ;, no. 9
ContributionsMäler, Karl-Göran.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 D344 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1433246M
ISBN 100821327585
LC Control Number93044827

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Get this from a library! Poverty, institutions, and the environmental-resource base. [Partha Dasgupta; Karl-Göran Mäler] -- This paper relies on empirical material drawn from anthropology, demography, economics, and the environmental sciences for identifying possible links between rural poverty. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Dasgupta, Partha. Poverty, institutions, and the environmental-resource base. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, © Poverty, institutions, and the environmental - resource base (Inglês) Exibir mais + This paper relies on empirical material drawn from anthropology, demography, economics, and the environmental sciences for identifying possible links between rural poverty, fertility behavior, and the local environmental resource base in poor by: The main part of this chapter discusses poverty in relation to the environmental resource base. It has ten sections: (1) the resource basis of rural production; (2) the characteristics of environmental resources, which are here treated as renewable natural resources; (3) needs, stress, and carrying capacity: land and water; (4) environmental shadow prices, project evaluation, and net national product Author: Partha Dasgupta.

Dasgupta, Partha & Maler, Karl-Goran, "Poverty, institutions, and the environmental resource-base," Handbook of Development Economics, in: Hollis Chenery & T.N. Dasgupta, P. and K.G. Mäler, Poverty, institutions and the environmental- resource base. World Bank environment paper 9, Washington, DC. The chapter discusses the environment and emerging development issues and provides an account of a central aspect of the lives of the rural poor in poor countries based on a wide-ranging analytical and empirical literature that has developed quite independently of the subject of development economics and the Brundtland by: The definition of poverty, which is conventionally measured by income, is associated with Charles Booth, who came up with the concept of the poverty line in his important survey The Life and Labor of the People in London, which was carried out between and The poverty line reflects any calculations about the money required for subsistence living, including housing, food and other.

Poverty, Institutions, and the Environmental-Resource Base (World Bank Environment Paper ; No. 9) Jan 1, by Partha Dasgupta, Karl-Goran Maler. It explains poverty trap, market based harmony, and dual effect of poverty on the basis of a link between population growth and natural resource degradation. In addition, the paper also Author: Himayatullah Khan. Sociological perspectives on poverty; Sociological perspectives on poverty. the ways that those experiencing poverty can be negatively stereotyped by institutions such as public or welfare delivery services has also been shown to be important in stigmatising and disadvantaging those experiencing poverty. It is a particular problem for. Corrections. All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:eee:deveco:vyipSee general information about how to correct material in RePEc.. For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title.