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51.

Microfinance: Does it Hold its Promises? A Survey of Recent Literature

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
HWWA Institute of International Economics
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Islamic Economic System and Poverty Reduction

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Centre for Management Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia (Central University), New Delhi, India
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53.

Social Capital, Household Welfare, and Poverty in Indonesia

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Social Development
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54.

Violence Against Women in India: A Case for Research in Tackling the Menace

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Symbiosis International University - Symbiosis School of Biomedical Sciences (SSBS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Redistribution Via Taxation: The Limited Role of the Personal Income Tax in Developing Countries

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 52, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-22
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
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56.

The Role of Higher Education in Human Capital Development

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Ibadan and Lead City University
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57.

Global Poverty and Inequality: A Review of the Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4623
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Georgetown University
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58.

Decentralization and Poverty in Developing Countries: Exploring the Impact

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV) and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Development Centre (DEV)
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59.

Global Inequality: Beyond the Bottom Billion – A Rapid Review of Income Distribution in 141 Countries

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Initiative for Policy Dialogue and UNICEF
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60.

Not Separate, Not Equal: Poverty and Inequality in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank - Research Department
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61.

Financial Inclusion and Legal Discrimination Against Women: Evidence from Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6416
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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62.

Brain Drain and Inequality Across Nations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2440
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
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63.

Women-Empowerment Through Women Entrepreneurship (A Study of Faizabad Zone of Uttar-Pradesh)

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII) and Independent
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64.

Scaling-Up Microfinance for India's Rural Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3646
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank Group - Finance and Private Sector Division (WBIFP) and National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)
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65.

Colonial Continuities: Human Rights, Terrorism, and Security Laws in India

Columbia Journal of Asian Law, Vol. 20, p. 93, 2006, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 970503
Number of pages: 143 Posted: 14 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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66.

The Global Findex Database 2014: Measuring Financial Inclusion Around the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7255
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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67.

Micro Finance and Empowerment of Women: An Impact Study of SHGs

Indian Streams Research Journal, Vol. 4, No. 8, September 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Gulbarga University
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68.

A Review of Ethiopian Micro Finance Institutions and Their Role in Poverty Reduction: A Case Study on Amhara Credit and Saving Institution (ACSI)

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Gondar and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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69.

Human Development Report 2013. The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World

UNDP-HDRO Human Development Reports, 2013
Number of pages: 216 Posted: 25 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
UNDP Human Development Report Office
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70.

Sustainability of Microfinance Self Help Groups in India: Would Federating Help?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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71.

The Impact of Microcredit on the Poor in Bangladesh: Revisiting the Evidence

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 174
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Open Philanthropy and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

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72.

Child Poverty and Inequality: New Perspectives

Number of pages: 299 Posted: 17 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Initiative for Policy Dialogue, United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF) and United Nations - Children's Fund (UNICEF)
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73.

Critical Factors of Women Entrepreneurship Development in Rural Bangladesh

Bangladesh Development Research Working Paper No. 5
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Rajshahi University
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74.

The Right to Food: Holding Global Actors Accountable Under International Law

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 44, p. 691, 2006
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 15 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law
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75.

Theories on Female Genital Mutilation

Althaus, Frances A. 1997. ”Female Circumcision: Rite of Passage or Violation of Rights?” International Family Planning Perspectives 23:130-133 - Banda, Fared.2002., ”Going It Alone? SADC Declarations and the Gender Debate.”Journal of African Law 2:259-264 - Baron, E.M. and Denmark, F.L. 2006. “, Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 May 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Uppsala University - Department of Cultural Anthropology
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76.

The Mystery of the Vanishing Benefits: Ms. Speedy Analyst's Introduction to Evaluation

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
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77.

Violent Conflict, Poverty and Chronic Poverty

Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper No. 6
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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78.

Frameworks for Understanding the Inter-Generational Transmission of Poverty and Well-Being in Developing Countries

Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper No. 8
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Chronic Poverty Research Centre (CPRC)
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79.

Financial Sector Development, Economic Growth, and Poverty Reduction: A Literature Review

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 173
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 May 2010
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Peradeniya, Doshisha University, Binghamton University, Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Asian Development Bank - Economic Research, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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80.

Chronic Poverty: Meanings and Analytical Frameworks

Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM), Chronic Poverty Research Centre (CPRC) and Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
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81.

Economic Development and Female Labor Force Participation in India

IIM Bangalore Research Paper No. 414
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Goettingen (Göttingen) and Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore
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82.

Paths to Success: The Relationship between Human Development and Economic Growth

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Economic Growth Center, Yale University - Department of Economics (Deceased), University of Oxford - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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83.

A Comparative Perspective on Poverty Reduction in Brazil, China and India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5080
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University
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84.

Political Instability: Its Effects on Financial Development, Its Roots in the Severity of Economic Inequality

Journal of Comparative Economics 39 (2011) 279-309
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and University of Michigan
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85.

Social Assistance in Developing Countries Database Version 5.0

Brooks World Poverty Institute Working Paper, Chronic Poverty Research Centre Working Paper
Number of pages: 137 Posted: 05 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Global Development Institute, UNU-WIDER and University of Bath
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86.

Youth Unemployment and Employment Policy: A Global Perspective

O’Higgins, N. 2001. Youth unemployment and employment policy: A global perspective (Geneva, ILO).
Number of pages: 228 Posted: 18 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Salerno - Department of Economics
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87.

Microfinance and Female Empowerment

Cahier de Reserche Working Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and University of Montreal
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88.

Mirage at the Bottom of the Pyramid

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 835
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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89.

Some Critical Issues of Women Entrepreneurship in Rural India

European Academic Research, Vol. 1, Issue 2, May 2013
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Dhananjayrao Gadgil College of Commerce (An Autonomous College)
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90.

Will GDP Growth Increase Happiness in Developing Countries?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5595
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and National Center for Scientific Research - Department and Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Economics (DELTA)
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91.

Oil-Induced Displacement and Resettlement: Social Problem and Human Rights Issue

Research Paper, School for International Studies, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 29 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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Transnational Corporations and the Duty to Respect Basic Human Rights

Business Ethics Quarterly, Vol. 20, No. 3, July 2010
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina, Charlotte
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93.

Sustainability, FinTech and Financial Inclusion

European Banking Institute Working Paper Series 2019/41, University of Luxembourg Law Working Paper No. 006-2019, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-63, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2019/038, European Business and Organization Law Review (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 May 2019 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance and University of Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
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94.

Opting Out among Women with Elite Education

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 13-05
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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95.

The Economic Consequences of Hiv/Aids in Southern Africa

IMF Working Paper No. 02/38
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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96.

The Two Poverties

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 May 2001
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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97.

Poverty, Inequality, and Social Disparities During China's Economic Reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4253
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
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98.

Human Capital Development

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 225
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Oct 2010
Working Paper Series
Asian Development Bank

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99.

Asset-Based Approaches to Poverty Reduction in a Globalized Context

Global Economy and Development Working Paper No. 01
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester
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100.

Child Labour and Health: Evidence and Research Issues

Understanding Children's Work Programme Working Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics
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