Title
Moving out of poverty in Tanzania : evidence from KageraMoving out of poverty in Tanzania : evidence from Kagera
Author
Faculty/Department
Institute of Development Policy and Management
Publication type
article
Publication
London,
Subject
Sociology
Source (journal)
The journal of development studies. - London, 1964, currens
Volume/pages
46(2010):2, p. 331-349
ISSN
0022-0388
1743-9140
Carrier
E
Target language
English (eng)
Full text (Publishers DOI)
Abstract
This paper uses linked qualitative and quantitative data to explore the growth trajectories of matched households in the Kagera region of Tanzania, finding that agriculture and trade provided the two main routes out of poverty. The interplay between initial conditions, shocks, networks and experiences of life beyond their village determine whether a person moves out of poverty in the following decade
E-info
https://repository.uantwerpen.be/docman/iruaauth/bf730e/f45cfa9ce53.pdf