Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ravi Balakrishnan , Chad Steinberg , and Murtaza Syed
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 26 June 2013
Keywords: Asia, Financial markets, Fiscal policy, Inclusive growth, Poverty, Inequality, Labor Market, pro-poor, gini, income distribution
This paper assesses how pro-poor and inclusive Asia's recent growth has been, and what factors have been driving these outcomes. It finds that while poverty has fallen across the region over the last two decades, i...