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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

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    This SAM is built using Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE) unpublished industry-level production accounts, commodity-level supply–demand balances and a Supply Matrix together wi...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

    Private consumption capabilities form only one facet of comprehensive living standards assessments, but they are an important facet whose measurement should be done well. Measurement is complex d...

    Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt, and Finn Tarp
  • Working paper
    A feasibility study

    This paper assesses the feasibility of developing a tax and benefit microsimulation model in Mozambique. Mozambique’s National Development Strategy 2015–35 commits to providing social...

    Helen Barnes, Vanda Castelo, Finório Castigo, António Cruz, Michell Mpike, Michael Noble, and Gemma Wright
  • Working paper

    In this study we analyze the gender gap in agricultural productivity in Mozambique applying the Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition approach on data from four agricultural surveys between 2002 and 2012....

    João Morgado and Vincenzo Salvucci