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Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso

Hippolyte Fofack

Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso

empirical evidence from household surveys

by Hippolyte Fofack

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Published in World Bank, Africa Region, Economic Management and Social Policy Group, Macroeconomics 3 and Macroeconomics 4, and, Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, and São Tomé and Principe Country Director Office .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burlina Faso,
  • Burkina Faso
    • Subjects:
    • Income distribution -- Burkina Faso -- Econometric models.,
    • Equality -- Burkina Faso -- Econometric models.,
    • Poverty -- Burkina Faso -- Econometric models.,
    • Burlina Faso -- Economic conditions -- Econometric models.

    • About the Edition

      The benefits from growth following devaluation of the CFA franc in Burkina Faso in 1994 were undermined by increasing income inequality. Factors that fed that growth in income inequality: disparities in wages and in educational attainment and unequal access to productive assets.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Hippolyte Fofack, Célestin Monga and Hasan Tuluy.
      GenreEconometric models.
      SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2590, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 2590.
      ContributionsMonga, Célestin., Tuluy, Hasan, 1952-, World Bank. Africa Regional Office. Economic Management and Social Policy Group. Macroeconomics 3., World Bank. Africa Regional Office. Economic Management and Social Policy Group. Macroeconomics 4., World Bank. Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, and São Tomé and Principe Country Director Office.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3669204M
      LC Control Number2002616009

      Burkina Faso, a landlocked country in the increasingly unstable Sahel region, continues to experience high poverty rates. Burkina Faso’s population is mostly rural (71%) and population growth is high (3%). Most residents of Burkina Faso rely on agriculture for their livelihoods. UNICEF’s work in Burkina Faso on social and economic policies covers the following areas: Policy and budget analysis. The most powerful tool to reduce child poverty will be an effective poverty reduction strategy, backed by efficient and adequate resources. The racially charged stereotype of "welfare queen"—an allegedly promiscuous waster who uses her children as meal tickets funded by tax-payers—is a familiar icon in modern America, but as Gunja SenGupta reveals in From Slavery to Poverty, her historical roots run , SenGupta argues, the language and institutions of poor relief and reform have historically served as /5(2).


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Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso by Hippolyte Fofack Download PDF EPUB FB2

Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso: empirical evidence from household surveys (English) Abstract. The authors investigate the dynamics of poverty and income inequality in a cross-section of socio-economic groups and geographical regions over the five-year Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso book period following the devaluation of the CFA franc in Burkina by: Fofack, Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso book, and Tuluy investigate the dynamics of poverty and income inequality in a cross-section of socioeconomic groups and geographical regions over the five-year growth period following the devaluation of the CFA franc in Burkina Faso.

Downloadable. The authors investigate the dynamics of Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso book and income inequality in a cross-section of socio-economic groups and geographical regions over the five-year growth period following the devaluation of the CFA franc in Burkina Faso.

Results show rapidly increasing urban poverty accompanied by rising income inequality, declining poverty -growth elasticities. Get this from a library. Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso: empirical evidence from household survey. [Hippolyte Fofack; Célestin Monga; A Hasan Tuluy; World Bank.

Africa Regional Office. Economic Management and Social Policy Group. Macroeconomics 3.; World Bank. Africa Regional Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso book.

Economic Management and Social Policy Group. Fofack, Hippolyte and Monga, Célestin and Tuluy, Hasan, Household Welfare and Poverty Dynamics in Burkina Faso: Empirical Evidence from Household Surveys (April ). World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No.

Cited by: Social Capital, Household Welfare and Poverty in Burkina Faso Article in Journal of African Economies 11(1) February with Reads How we measure 'reads'. Get this from a library.

Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso: empirical evidence from household surveys. [Hippolyte Fofack; Célestin Monga; A Hasan Tuluy; World Bank. Africa Regional Office. Economic Management and Social Policy Group.

Macroeconomics 3.; World Bank. Africa Regional Office. Economic Management and Social Policy Group. Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso: empirical evidence from household surveys (Inglês) Resumo. The authors investigate the dynamics of poverty and income inequality in a cross-section of socio-economic groups and geographical regions over the five-year growth period following the devaluation of the CFA franc in Burkina by:   This paper investigates empirically the importance of social capital, in the form of local associations and networks, for the welfare of rural households in Burkina Faso.

It draws on a unique database combining standard information on household welfare with multidimensional measures of social by: Burkina Faso: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) are prepared by member countries in broad consultation with stakeholders and development partners, including the staffs of the World Bank and the IMF.

Updated every three years with annual progress reports, they describe the country’s macroeconomic. Burkina Faso is one of the poorest countries in the world with just under half its population living under the poverty line. Suffering from limited natural resources and being landlocked, the country also has a high population density being home to 16.

Fofack investigates the determinants and dynamics of poverty during the five-year growth period that followed the CFA franc devaluation in Burkina Faso. Results show that the nature and dynamics of poverty determinants are influenced by the spatial location of households and that the post-devaluation growth period did not significantly.

migration in poverty alleviation Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso book welfare improvements may be limited. DATA Data used to test the marginal effect of intra-African and intercontinental remittances on interhousehold inequality and poverty are from a household survey conducted in four villages in Burkina Faso in February and March "Household welfare and poverty dynamics in Burkina Faso: empirical evidence from household surveys," Policy Research Working Paper SeriesThe World Bank.

Ekström, Erika, " Income Distribution and Labour Market Discrimination: A Case Study of Namibia," Working Paper SeriesResearch Institute of Industrial Economics.

4 Poverty in Burkina Faso pologists are explicitly focusing on poverty, at least in their scholarly works. One main reason seems to be the nature of the subject matter itself. Poverty is an abstraction, referring simultaneously to realities and representations. There are indeed dire realities that people experi.

The economy of Burkina Faso is based primarily on substance farming and livestock raising. Burkina Faso has an average income purchasing-power-parity per capita of $1, and nominal per capita of $ in More than 80% of the population relies on subsistence agriculture, with only a small fraction directly involved in industry and variable rainfall, poor Country group: Developing/Emerging, Low-income.

Burkina Faso has benefited from more than 3 percent growth in per-capita incomes since the devaluation inwhile the steady increase in incomes, albeit from a very low level, should over time have lifted some Burkinabe above the poverty.

The latest version of the PPI for Burkina Faso was created in December by Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA). Indicators in this PPI are based on data from Burkina Faso’s Enquête Multisectorielle Continue (EMC) Survey. This PPI update is based on IPA's new PPI methodology; see our FAQs and full announcement.

This updated Burkina Faso PPI, as well as all PPIs. Burkina Faso is an agricultural-based country. Over 80% of the active population derives its income from agriculture, and the primary sector accounts for over 30 percent of GDP.

Agriculture plays a major role in household food security by providing households with incomes and by supplying : Patrice Rélouendé Zidouemba, Francoise Gerard.

such as welfare dependency increase the poverty trap effects that can lead to persistent poverty. Poverty persistence and poverty dynamics Snapshots of who is poor in one period provide an incomplete picture of poverty Keywords: poverty, inequality, income dynamics K FeY inDinGS Source: [1].

Share of people experiencing temporary or persistentAuthor: Martin Biewen. Poverty spells approach • Focus on number of periods for which household is poor • 20% never poor; 14% poor in five or six out of six years • A lot of mobility in and out of poverty Table 1: Number of times a household experienced poverty between and Number of poverty episodes Percentage (%) 0 (never poor) 1 2 Burkina Faso.

Country Indicators. Poverty headcount ratio at $ a day ( PPP) (% of population) % % Notes: International Poverty Line has a value of US$ PPP Lower Middle Income Class Poverty Line has a value of US$ PPP either because the change in poverty between the spell is too small or the lack of.

During the twentieth century there were dramatic changes in the structure of Kenya’s economy and in the sectorial allocation of labour. Kenya started out with almost the whole of its labour force in agriculture and related activities, but a century later more than half of the labour force is in formal or informal non-agricultural activities.

The share of agriculture in gross domestic product Author: Arne Bigsten. For our reassessment of poverty in Uganda using spatially disaggregated poverty lines, we will calculate welfare using the four waves of the Uganda National Panel Survey (UNPS). 4 The UNPS is a multi-topic panel household survey started by UBOS in / However, the /10 sample was essentially a subset of 3, households that were Author: Bjorn Van Campenhout.

Burkina Faso: 2 records sincethe average of these recordings: % The highest data: is the highest year for the indicator: Population below poverty line. Burkina Faso is a country located in Africa south of the of Burkina Faso had a total population of approximately M people.

This represents a 57% increase from when the population of Burkina Faso was approximately M. The most widely harvested crop in Burkina Faso by area was Sorghum with M ha harvested with a total production value of.

Inpoverty rate at national poverty line for Burkina Faso was %. Poverty rate at national poverty line of Burkina Faso fell gradually from % in to % in National poverty rate is the percentage of the population living below the national poverty line. National estimates are based on population-weighted subgroup estimates from household surveys.

Innovations for Poverty Action is working with researchers to evaluate the impact of a three-year mass media campaign focused on family planning and gender norms in Burkina Faso. Researchers: Rachel Glennerster, Victor Pouliquen.

Physical: Quartier OuagaParce Section A, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Mailing: 01 BP Ouagadougou 01 - Burkina Faso. Email [email protected] Phone (+) 25 37 68 The results reveal considerable variation in regional welfare dynamics over time in rural Kenya, but with overall decreasing poverty levels between and Author: Fanwell Bokosi.

Discover the best Poverty in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. The Simple Poverty Scorecard®-brand poverty-assessment tool uses eight low-cost indicators from Burkina Faso’s Household Living Standards Survey to estimate the likelihood that a household has consumption below a given poverty line.

Field workers can collect responses in about ten minutes. CHAPTER II. CONCEPTS OF POVERTY Jonathan Morduch book explores ways to build greater consensus in international practice by translating 3 Responses to the longer survey were received by May The 62 countries included Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belarus, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Croatia.

According to the Burkina Faso Poverty Assessment, the proportion of its population living below the poverty line declined from percent in to percent in This decline in poverty was largely a result of the growth in agriculture, in both subsistence farming and cotton production.

The. Economic growth of recent years has led to some poverty reduction in the country. According to the Burkina Faso Poverty Assessment, the proportion of its population living below the poverty line declined from percent in to percent in This decline in poverty was.

significant poverty reduction Poverty is considerably higher in rural than urban areas The main causes of poverty are the lack of rural productivity, unmanaged rural exodus, and a growing population size Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa, poor in natural resources, and with low levels of human development.

Its economy. This document is Burkina Faso’s first Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper. It was prepared in the context of the introduction of the enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative. The paper describes the strategy, which the Government plans to implement during the next four years in order to wage a more effective fight against poverty.

This model is then applied to predict poverty indicators for 3, rural and urban communities in Burkina Faso and to map the spatial distribution of poverty in the country. A simulation analysis assesses the effectiveness of village-level targeting based on Cited by: The Simple Poverty Scorecard®-brand poverty-assessment tool uses 11 low-cost indicators from Burkina Faso’s Permanent Multi-Sector Survey to estimate the likelihood that a household has consumption below a given poverty line.

Field workers can collect responses in about ten minutes. Accuracy is reported for a range of poverty lines. Burkina Faso The Human Capital Index (HCI) database provides data at the country level for each of the components of the Human Capital Index as well as for the overall index, disaggregated by gender.

The index measures the amount of human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by given the risks of poor health and poor. Pdf 1: Spatial distribution of Burkina Faso's portfolio.

With nearly half of the population (or approximately pdf million people) living in extreme poverty, Burkina Faso is poised to make inroads in the long and challenging journey to achieve the World Bank Group's overarching twin goals: ending extreme poverty in and boosting shared prosperity.DYNAMICS OF WELFARE AND POVERTY IN POOR RURAL AND URBAN Download pdf OF ETHIOPIA i Contents Summary ii The Authors ii Acknowledgements ii 1.

Introduction 1 2. Literature review 3 Theories of poverty 3 Empirical evidence on the correlates of poverty 4 Summary of literature review 6 3. Data and method 7 Data source 7 Models .Poverty ebook not having enough material possessions or income for a person's needs.

Poverty may include ebook, economic, and political elements. Absolute poverty is the complete lack of the means necessary to meet basic personal needs, such as food, clothing and shelter.

The threshold at which absolute poverty is defined is always about the same, independent of the person's .