Appui aux politiques et gouvernance

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Decentralization of Agricultural Services: Decentralization of Rural Financial Services. EASYPol Series 014

Publié: 2005
This paper first examines the characteristics of rural financial services, including demand and supply factors in rural financial markets. It draws attention to past failures of centralized and directed rural [...]

Document thématique

Decentralization and Agricultural Development: Decentralization of Agricultural Services. EASYPol Series 013

Publié: 2005
This issue paper provides an overview of “Decentralization of Agricultural Services”. It first explains the range and importance of agricultural services; the traditional role that governments had assumed in their [...]

Document thématique

Decentralized Development in Agriculture. An Overview. EASYPol Series 012

Publié: 2005
This issue paper provides an overview of “Decentralized development in agriculture”. It explains what decentralization is about, including who is involved and the various forms and dimensions of the process. There are [...]

Outil

Impacts of Policies on Poverty: Generalised Poverty Gap Measures. EASYPol Series 010

Publié: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates advanced ways to measure poverty. It belongs to a set of EASYPol modules that discuss how to measure poverty according to different perspectives. In particular, this module will [...]

Outil

Impacts of Policies on Poverty. Distributional Poverty Gap Measures. EASYPol Series 009

Publié: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates advanced ways to measure poverty. It belongs to a set of modules that discuss how to measure poverty according to different perspectives. In particular, this module will deal [...]

Outil

Impacts of Policies on Poverty: Axioms for Poverty Measurement. EASYPol Series 008

Publié: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates on what basis a poverty index should be chosen. In particular, it discusses the desirable properties that a poverty index should respect. These desirable properties are [...]

Outil

Impacts of Policies on Poverty: Basic Poverty Measures. EASYPol Series 007

Publié: 2005
This analytical tool describes two of the most commonly used poverty measures in applied policy works, i.e., the headcount ratio (HR) and the poverty gap (PG) ratio. These are basic [...]

Outil

Impacts of Policies on Poverty. Relative Poverty Lines. EASYPol Series 006

Publié: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates how to define “relative” poverty lines, i.e. poverty lines based on approaches that consider the welfare position of each individual or household in relation to the welfare position [...]

Outil

Impacts of Policies on Poverty. Absolute Poverty Lines. EASYPol Series 005

Publié: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates how to define “absolute” poverty lines, i.e poverty lines based on approaches that consider the welfare position of each individual or household as if it were independent of [...]

Directive

Impacts of Policies on Poverty: The Definition of Poverty. EASYPol Series 004

Publié: 2005
This conceptual and technical paper illustrates how poverty can be defined in the context of policy impact analysis. After reporting and discussing the definition of poverty as “the lack of, [...]