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Including the Poor: Proceedings of a Symposium Organized by the ..., Page 79

Michael Lipton, J. van der Gaag - Social Science - 1993 - 610 pages
Explores the role of government policy in economic development in the Republic of Korea. The Republic of Korea has achieved economic success on many fronts. Real GNP has ...
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How Third World Rural Households Adapt to Dietary Energy Stress: The ...

P. R. Payne, Michael Lipton - Medical - 1994 - 134 pages
Time and stress; Sources and types of stress; Biological responses to the stress environment; Behavioral responses to the stress environment.
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The Role of the World Bank in Agricultural Development in the 1990s

Michael Lipton, Robert L. Paarlberg - Social Science - 1990 - 56 pages
Bank lending for agriculture and rural development from the 1970s to the 1980s: will the decline continue? Anticipating the challenges of the 1990s. Regional variations.
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Successes in Anti-poverty

Michael Lipton, Shahin Yaqub, Eliane Darbellay, International Labour Office - Social Science - 1998 - 214 pages
This book explores successful efforts to alleviate poverty, and asks whether any of the features of these policies or projects can be imported into environments where poverty ...
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Does Aid Work in India?: A Country Study of the Impact of Official ...

Michael Lipton, John Toye, Visiting Professor in the Department of Economics John Toye - Business & Economics - 2010 - 304 pages
Much about India's economy and aid flows has changed in the last two decades. India's growth rate has quickened since economic liberalisation, the poverty head count has fallen ...
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New Seeds and Poor People

Michael Lipton, Richard Longhurst - Business & Economics - 2010 - 496 pages
First published in 1989, this book deals with the impact of cereal production upon the Third World, specifically ‘Modern Varieties’ (MVs). Using evidence from plant breeding ...
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