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Poverty dynamics and vulnerability during a growth episode: Evidence from Bangladesh: 2000 – 2016

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Crises, prices, and poverty – An analysis based on the Mozambican Household Budget Surveys

Most of the world’s extreme poor live in middle income countries – but not for long

IIn the early 1990s, there was a near complete overlap between poor people and poor countries, with more than 9 out of 10 of the world’s extreme poor living in low-income countries at the time. This picture changed over the following two decades, in part driven by the movement in and out of the low-income group of populous countries like China and India where most of the extreme poor lived.

The end of an era of global income convergence

This is the first blog in a series about how countries can correct course and make progress in global poverty reduction. This series was published originally on the World bank blogs.