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Republic of Armenia :, Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Abstract
This paper presents a Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Republic of Armenia’s Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP). Armenia’s poverty and extreme poverty rates declined in 2006 to 26.5 percent and 4.1 percent of the population, respectively—results which surpassed PRSP-1 projections. Inequality also decreased to a rate below the PRSP-1 goal, as measured by a reduction in the Gini coefficient from 0.395 in 2004 to 0.369 in 2006. Prudent fiscal and monetary policies were instrumental in maintaining macroeconomic stability and contributing to poverty reduction
Table Of Contents
Cover; Republic of Armenia: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper; I. INTRODUCTION; II. ASSESSMENT OF KEY PRSP-1 INDICATORS; III. POVERTY DIAGNOSTIC; IV. PRIORITY PUBLIC POLICIES; A. Macroeconomic, Fiscal, and Growth Framework; B. Governance and Public Sector Reform; C. Social Services and Protection; D. Improving Infrastructure and Energy; V. PARTICIPATION, COORDINATION, AND MONITORING; VI. CONCLUSIONS, RISKS, AND SUGGESTED ISSUES FOR DISCUSSION
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (14 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9786613729118

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