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Good news on poverty and well-being in Mozambique – Fourth National Poverty Assessment

Inclusive growth in Mozambique – scaling-up research and capacity

  • Working paper
    Implications on gender inequalities within and across rural households

    This paper analyses the implication of contract farming on gender inequalities in rural Mozambique. Contract farming is often considered one of the major tools of agribusiness development: it bro...

    Cecilia Navarra
  • Working paper

    This paper documents a 2015 Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for Mozambique. The SAM is built using unpublished Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE) industry-level production accounts, co...

    António S. Cruz, Fausto Mafambissa, Mónica Magáua, Vincenzo Salvucci and Dirk van Seventer
  • Working paper
    The case of Mozambique

    Ao longo dos anos a segurança na posse sobre a terra tem sido apontada pela literatura económica como sendo importante para a realização de actividades produtivas na t...

    Gimelgo Cosme Xirinda
  • Working paper
    Evidence from an analysis of economic sectors

    A economia de Moçambique registou entre os anos de 1993 e 2014 taxas de crescimento económico consideradas altas para o padrão regional e global. Contudo, houve dificuldades...

    Edson Mazive
  • Working paper

    Desde a reforma ao sector de educação em 2004, o número de crianças com idade escolar que são inscritas no ensino primário tem evoluído positivame...

    Félix Mambo
  • Working paper

    In very poor countries, inequality often means that a small part of the population maintains living standards far above the rest. This is also true for educational inequality in Mozambique: only...

    Servaas van der Berg, Carlos da Maia and Cobus Burger
  • Working paper
    Evidence from African countries

    We here use five rounds of Afrobarometer data covering more than 100,000 individuals over the 2004-2016 period to explore the link between self-assessed measures of living conditions and objectiv...

    Andrew E. Clark and Conchita D'Ambrosio
  • Working paper
    The case of four African countries

    This paper investigates the levels and evolution of poverty in Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe using the decomposability properties of poverty measures based on a counting approach. We...

    Valérie Bérenger
  • Working paper
    The case of Mozambique

    In developing countries, women’s decisions concerning their children’s health depend on ‘empowerment’ concerning decision-making, husband/partner’s use of violence,...

    Joseph Deutsch and Jacques Silber
  • Working paper

    In this paper, we investigate the long-term trend of consumption inequality in Mozambique. We show that an imbalanced growth path disproportionally benefited the better-off and caused increasing...

    Carlos Gradín, Finn Tarp
  • Working paper

    This paper provides practical tests for the robustness of multidimensional comparisons of well-being. Focussing on counting-type multidimensional poverty measures, I draw on the properties of pos...

    Sam Jones
  • Working paper

    We investigate the trend in the gender employment gap in the expanding non-subsistence sector of the economy in Mozambique, a country still characterized by a large subsistence agricultural secto...

    Carlos Gradín and Finn Tarp
  • Journal article
    The Mozambican experience 2008/2009

    A propitiously timed household survey carried out in Mozambique over the period 2008/2009 permits us to study the relationship between shifts in food prices and child nutrition status in a low in...

    Channing Arndt, M. Azhar Hussain, Vincenzo Salvucci, Lars Peter Østerdal
  • Report
    Executive summary - Fourth National Poverty Assessment

    This report provides a comprehensive analysis of poverty and well-being, including temporal trends, in Mozambique. 

    October 2016
  • Report
    A report on the tax-benefit microsimulation model of Mozambique

    Tax-benefit microsimulation modelling has become a valuable tool for countries to calculate the effects of policies on household income and government revenues, as well as on p...

    Vanda Castelo, Finório Castigo, António S. Cruz, Christine Byaruhanga, David McLennan, Michael Noble and Gemma Wright
  • Working paper
    Evidence from the Zambezi river in Mozambique

    Prior to 2009, there was no direct road connection between the southern regions of Mozambique—where the capital city is located—and the more agriculturally-producti...

    César Salazar and Sam Jones