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dc.contributor.authorDanielson, Andersen_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-12-14T09:46:09Z-
dc.date.available2011-12-14T09:46:09Z-
dc.date.issued2001en_US
dc.identifier.isbn9291900354en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/53020-
dc.description.abstractWhile growth has increased in Tanzania during the past five or six years, it is still too low to have a visible impact on poverty. Indeed, recent evidence suggests that the amounts of both income and non-income poverty are roughly the same as they were a decade ago. Since debt relief provided under HIPC will free government resources, the initiative will potentially help reduce poverty through larger government expenditures on social sectors. However, it is unlikely that Tanzania will be able to reach the situation projected in the decision point document: projections are extremely optimistic, and deviations from these are likely to lead to a rapid accumulation of debt, so debt sustainability—as reflected in the debt-to-export ratio—will not be met. – Tanzania ; HIPC ; debt ; growthen_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisher|aUNU-WIDER |cHelsinkien_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries|aWIDER Discussion Papers // World Institute for Development Economics (UNU-WIDER) |x2001/106en_US
dc.subject.jelF34en_US
dc.subject.jelF35en_US
dc.subject.jelO19en_US
dc.subject.jelO55en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.stwSchuldenerlassen_US
dc.subject.stwAuslandsverschuldungen_US
dc.subject.stwEntwicklungen_US
dc.subject.stwArmuten_US
dc.subject.stwTansaniaen_US
dc.titleCan HIPC reduce poverty in Tanzania?en_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn336657226en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungenen_US

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