Poverty Reduction and Beyond

Development Strategies for Low-Income Countries

  • Takashi Shiraishi
  • Tatsufumi Yamagata
  • Shahid Yusuf

Part of the IDE-JETRO book series (IDE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Tatsufumi Yamagata, Takashi Shiraishi
    Pages 1-12
  3. William Easterly
    Pages 13-56
  4. Shahid Yusuf
    Pages 57-92
  5. Katsumi Hirano
    Pages 146-163
  6. Takashi Shiraishi, Tatsufumi Yamagata, Shahid Yusuf
    Pages 174-184
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 185-193

About this book


This book highlights strategies for poverty reduction in developing countries, with emphasis on the power of the market mechanism and vigor of the private sector, focusing ODA on a few longer term challenges and leveraging advances in technology to the fullest, and underlining the importance of human rights and security.


Developing Countries development Economic Development poverty

Editors and affiliations

  • Takashi Shiraishi
    • 1
  • Tatsufumi Yamagata
    • 2
  • Shahid Yusuf
    • 3
  1. 1.University of TokyoJapan
  2. 2.Poverty Alleviation and Social Development Studies Group, Inter-disciplinary CenterInstitute of Developing EconomiesJapan
  3. 3.World Bank InstituteThe World BankSwitzerland

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