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dc.contributor.authorKlasen, Stephanen_US
dc.contributor.authorWoltermann, Silkeen_US
dc.date.accessioned2005-12-08en_US
dc.date.accessioned2010-05-14T11:53:51Z-
dc.date.available2010-05-14T11:53:51Z-
dc.date.issued2005en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/31962-
dc.description.abstractIn this paper, we analyze whether current demographic dynamics in Mozambique are likely to reduce per capita growth and poverty reduction. The findings suggest that population dynamics do not appear to be a major driver of changes in growth of per capita incomes, poverty, or inequality. At the macro level this can be seen at the off-setting effects of population growth on the one hand and the potential to reap the benefits of a demographic giftand higher population density on the other. At the micro level, it is clear that household size has not changed drastically and the existing negative impact of household size on poverty and inequality appears to have fallen in recent years, particularly in rural areas. Thus demographic dynamics have helped support rising per capita incomes and falling poverty rather than hindering it.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aUniv., Volkswirtschaftliches Seminar |cGöttingenen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aDiskussionsbeiträge aus dem Volkswirtschaftlichen Seminar der Universität Göttingen |x126en_US
dc.subject.jelJ1en_US
dc.subject.jelI32en_US
dc.subject.jelO15en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordpovertyen_US
dc.subject.keywordinequalityen_US
dc.subject.keywordpopulation growthen_US
dc.subject.keywordMozambiqueen_US
dc.subject.stwBevölkerungsentwicklungen_US
dc.subject.stwEntwicklungen_US
dc.subject.stwArmuten_US
dc.subject.stwEinkommensverteilungen_US
dc.subject.stwMosambiken_US
dc.subject.stwUgandaen_US
dc.titleThe impact of demographic dynamics on economic development, poverty and inequality in Mozambiqueen_US
dc.type|aWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn504228706en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungen-

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