Shaohua Chen

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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Washington, DC 20433

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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The Developing World is Poorer than We Thought, But No Less Successful in the Fight Against Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4703
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Regional Economic Development, Achieving Shared Growth, Services & Transfers to Poor

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China's (Uneven) Progress Against Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3408
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
Downloads 1,313 (14,230)
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China, poverty, inequality, economic growth, policies

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China's Growth and Poverty Reduction: Recent Trends between 1990 and 1999

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2651
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Sep 2001
Shaohua Chen and Yan Wang
World Bank and Cornell University
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New Evidence on the Urbanization of Global Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4199
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion, Shaohua Chen and Prem Sangraula
Georgetown University, World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Pro-Poor Growth and Inequality, City Development Strategies

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Dollar a Day Revisited

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4620
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion, Shaohua Chen and Prem Sangraula
Georgetown University, World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Achieving Shared Growth, Urban Partnerships & Poverty

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China is Poorer Than We Thought, but no Less Successful in the Fight Against Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4621
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Achieving Shared Growth, ICT Applications

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Measuring Pro-Poor Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2666
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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What Can New Survey Data Tell Us About Recent Changes in Distribution and Poverty?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1694
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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How Have the World's Poorest Fared Since the Early 1980s?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3341
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University
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How Have the World's Poorest Fared Since the Early 1980s?

World Bank Research Observer, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 141-169, Fall 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University

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Absolute Poverty Measures for the Developing World, 1981-2004

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4211
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Pro-Poor Growth and Inequality, Services & Transfers to Poor

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Hidden Impact? Ex-Post Evaluation of an Anti-Poverty Program

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3049
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 31 Jul 2003
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University
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Poverty, poor-area development projects, evaluation, savings, China

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Weakly Relative Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4844
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Achieving Shared Growth, Services & Transfers to Poor

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How Did the World's Poorest Fare in the 1990s?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2409
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University
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When Economic Reform is Faster than Statistical Reform: Measuring and Explaining Inequality in Rural China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1902
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Household Welfare Impacts of China's Accession to the World Trade Organization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3040
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Aug 2003
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University
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Are There Lasting Impacts of Aid to Poor Areas? Evidence from Rural China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4084
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shaohua Chen, Ren Mu and Martin Ravallion
World Bank, Texas A&M University - George Bush School of Government and Public Service and Georgetown University
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Access to Finance, Poverty Monitoring &Analysis, Economic Theory &Research

More Relatively-Poor People in a Less Absolutely-Poor World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6114
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Regional Economic Development, Achieving Shared Growth, Services & Transfers to Poor

More Relatively‐Poor People in a Less Absolutely‐Poor World

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 59, Issue 1, pp. 1-28, 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Feb 2013
Shaohua Chen
World Bank
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absolute poverty, global poverty, inequality, relative poverty

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Di Bao: A Guaranteed Minimum Income in Urban China?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3805
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jan 2006
Shaohua Chen, Martin Ravallion and Youjuan Wang
World Bank, Georgetown University and National Bureau of Statistics of China (NBS)
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Urban poverty, cash transfers, behavioral responses, targeting, China

A Global Count of the Extreme Poor in 2012: Data Issues, Methodology and Initial Results

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7432
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank - Africa Region, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, Poverty Global Practice, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
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Poverty Lines, Poverty Diagnostics, Small Area Estimation Poverty Mapping, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Inequality, Poverty Assessment, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis

A Global Count of the Extreme Poor in 2012: Data Issues, Methodology and Initial Results

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9442
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, World Bank - Africa Region, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, Poverty Global Practice, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), The World Bank, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
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global poverty, poverty measurement, purchasing power parity

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China's (Uneven) Progress Against Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3408
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shaohua Chen
World Bank
Downloads 103 (258,504)

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Governance Indicators, Public Health Promotion, Poverty Assessment, Services & Transfers to Poor, Environmental Economics & Policies, Economic Conditions and Volatility, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Achieving Shared Growth, Safety Nets and Transfers

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Welfare-Consistent Global Poverty Measures

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8170
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Inequality

Welfare-Consistent Global Poverty Measures

NBER Working Paper No. w23739
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Benefit Incidence with Incentive Effects, Measurement Errors and Latent Heterogeneity

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6573
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Rural Poverty Reduction, Labor Policies, Services & Transfers to Poor, Inequality, Economic Theory & Research

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Benefit Incidence with Incentive Effects, Measurement Errors and Latent Heterogeneity: A Case Study for China

NBER Working Paper No. w21111
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2015
Martin Ravallion and Shaohua Chen
Georgetown University and World Bank
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Welfare Impacts of China's Accession to the World Trade Organization

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 18, Issue 1, pp. 29-57, 2004
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Shaohua Chen and Martin Ravallion
World Bank and Georgetown University

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