+ Site Statistics
References:
54,258,434
Abstracts:
29,560,870
PMIDs:
28,072,757
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Modeling determinants of poverty in Mauritania



Modeling determinants of poverty in Mauritania



World Development Oxford 24(6): 1015-1031



A brief descriptive characterization of poverty in Mauritania is presented as revealed by household survey data for 1990, and regression analysis is used to study the determinants of living standards and poverty. The latter is conducted at the level of broadly defined socioeconomic groups, using an econometric technique which also models the selection of households into socioeconomic groups.

(PDF emailed within 0-6 h: $19.90)

Accession: 002896740

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

DOI: 10.1016/0305-750x(96)00017-4


Related references

Do changes in the labour market take families out of poverty? Determinants of exiting poverty in Brazilian metropolitan regions. Journal of Development Studies 46(9): 1503-1522, 2011

The causes of poverty: a study based on the Mauritania living standards survey 1989-90. Poverty, inequality and rural development: 33-66, 1994

Measurement and determinants of rural poverty: household consumption patterns and food poverty in rural Sudan. Food Policy 16(6): 451-460, 1991

Geochemical and modeling studies of the Mauritania offshore. Organic Geochemistry 13(1-3): 0-179, 1988

Hydrologic modeling strategy for the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Africa. U. S. Geological Survey: 20, 2008

State and determinants of rural poverty. 1996

Determinants of poverty in rural Ethiopia. Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture 44(2): 101-120, 2005

Determinants of poverty in Mozambique: 1996-97. Discussion Paper Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute ( 78): x + 121 pp., 2000

Determinants of poverty lessons from Kenya. GeoJournal 74(4): 311-331, 2009

Gender and poverty: health determinants in old age. Salud Publica de Mexico 49 Suppl 4: S515-S521, 2007

Spatial determinants of poverty in rural Kenya. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104(43): 16769-16774, 2007

Rural poverty in Bangladesh: trends and determinants. Asian Development Review 10(1): 1-34, 1992

Poverty in rural Medak -- levels and determinants. Margin 14(4): 58-67, 1982

Facies and sequence modeling on upper Proterozoic cratonic platform, Adrar, Mauritania, Taoudeni Basin, West Africa. Reunion Annuelle des Sciences de la Terre 16: 131, 1996

Transient poverty, poverty dynamics, and vulnerability to poverty: An empirical analysis using a balanced panel from rural China. World Development 78(): 541-553, 2016