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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

  • 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
  • Working paper
    Accounting for underreported consumption

    A recent WIDER Working Paper by Channing Ardnt and Kristi Mahrt shows that the inequality is worse in Mozambique than previo...

    Channing Arndt And Kristi Mahrt
  • Journal article

    This paper uses data from Mozambique to examine the effect of weather shocks on cropland decisions.

    César Salazar-Espinoza, Sam Jones, and Finn Tarp
  • Working paper

    The impact of large commercial farms on neighbouring smallholders in low-income sub-Saharan Africa remains controversial. 

    Steven Glover and Sam Jones
  • Working paper

    Child malnutrition continues to be a serious impediment to development both at the individual and national levels in many developing countries.

    José Cardoso, Lindsey Allwright and Vincenzo Salvucci
  • Working paper

    This paper studies the dynamics of the agricultural sector in Mozambique, focusing on the role of commercial farms.

    Steven Glover, Vincenzo Salvucci and Sam Jones
  • Working paper

    We explore a novel first order dominance (FOD) approach to poverty mapping and compare its properties to small area estimation.

    Channing Arndt, M. Azhar Hussain, Vincenzo Salvucci, Finn Tarp, and Lars Peter Østerdal
  • Working paper

    All countries, especially developing countries with limited financial resources, face difficult decisions in prioritizing public funds for investment projects in order to achieve strategic public...

    Mike Muller and Horacio Zandamela
  • Working paper
    Mozambique country case study

    Under the current international economic conditions, where Asian countries are strong competitors in the manufacturing commodities, low-income countries like Mozambique could attempt to compete i...

    António S. Cruz and Fausto J. Mafambissa
  • Working paper
    An analysis of census data (1997–2007)

    In this study we analyse the evolution of deprivation indicators and of a multidimensional poverty index using Mozambican census data for 1997 and 2007.

    José Cardoso, João Morgado and Vincenzo Salvucci
  • Database

    This SAM is built using Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE) unpublished industry-level production accounts, commodity-level supply–demand balances and a Supply Matrix together wi...

  • Working paper

    We broadly review the challenges encountered and choices made in the national assessments of consumption poverty using the 1996/97, 2002/03, and 2008/09 budget surveys.

    Channing Arndt, Sam Jones, Kristi Mahrt, Vincenzo Salvucci and Finn Tarp
  • Journal article

    We explore a novel first-order dominance (FOD) approach to poverty mapping and compare its properties to small-area estimation. The FOD approach uses census data directly, is straightforward to i...

    Channing Arndt, Azhar M. Hussain, Vincenzo Salvucci, Finn Tarp and Lars Peter Østerdal