Table of contents for Understanding poverty / [edited by] Abhijit Banerjee, Roland Benabou, Dilip Mookherjee.

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 Introduction- Abhijit Banerjee, Roland Benabou and Dilip Mookherjee
1) Measuring Poverty - by Angus Deaton 
 Part I- The Causes of Poverty
2) Understanding Prosperity and Poverty: Geography, Institutions, and the Reversal of Fortune - Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson, and James Robinson
3) Colonialism, Inequality, And Long-Run Paths Of Development - Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
4) The Kuznets' Curve, Yesterday and Tomorrow - Thomas Piketty 
5) A New Growth Approach to Poverty Alleviation - Philippe Aghion and Beatriz Armend riz de Aghion
6) Globalization and All That - Abhijit V. Banerjee 
7) The Global Economy and the Poor - Pranab Bardhan
8) The Role of Agriculture in Development - Mukesh Eswaran and Ashok Kotwal
9) Fertility and Income - T. Paul Schultz
10) Fertility In Developing Countries - Mukesh Eswaran 
11) Corruption and Development - Jean-Jacques Laffont
12) Ethnicity Diversity and Poverty Reduction - Edward Miguel 
 Part II- How Should We Go About Fighting Poverty?
13) Redistribution toward Low Incomes in Richer Countries - Emmanuel Saez
14) Transfers and Safety Nets in Poor Countries: Revisiting the Trade-Offs and Policy Options - Martin Ravallion
15) Poverty Persistence and Design of Anti-poverty Policies - Dilip Mookherjee 
16) Child Labor - Christopher Udry 
17) Policy Dilemmas for Controlling Child labor - Kaushik Basu
18) The Primacy of Education - Anne Case
19) Public Goods and Economic Development - Timothy Besley and Maitreesh Ghatak
20) Intellectual Property and Health in Developing Countries - Jean Tirole 
21) Public Policies to Stimulate Development of Vaccines for Neglected Diseases - Michael Kremer 
22) Micro-insurance: the next revolution? - Jonathan Morduch 
23) Credit, Intermediation and Poverty Reduction - Robert M. Townsend
 Part III- New Ways of Thinking About Poverty 
24) Poor but rational? - Esther Duflo
25) Better Choices to Reduce Poverty - Sendhil Mullainathan 
26) Non-Market Institutions - Kaivan Munshi 
27) Racial Stigma: Toward a New Paradigm for Discrimination Theory - Glenn C. Loury
28) Aspirations, Poverty and Economic Change - Debraj Ray

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Poverty.
Poor.