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A Model of Global Consumption, Output and Distribution

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Abstract

In this chapter, we discuss our methodology. We discuss the GrIP model and its construction. This is a custom-built model of global consumption, output and distribution. We focus on the three main construction issues: the data sets used; the global population and consumption coverage; and a new adjustment for this book related to top incomes.

Keywords

Poverty Inequality Growth 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Newcastle University Business SchoolNewcastle upon TyneUK
  2. 2.Department of International DevelopmentKing’s College LondonLondonUK

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