This literature review was commissioned by the research and policy in development (rapid) programme at the overseas development institute (odi), for the uk department for international development (dfid. In the recent years, an extensive body of literature has emerged on the definition, measurement and analyzing of urban poverty this paper provides a meaning and understanding for the term urban poverty and explores the concept of urban poverty, vulnerability, and urban poverty dynamics that underpin this meaning.
Boye (1999: 51) in bullion published by the central bank of nigeria in this discussion “poverty and measures for poverty alleviation” made references to the work of akeredolu are (1975) and shelfideen (1997) who provided some four theories of poverty among which was the power theory of poverty.
We provide a critical review of literature that examines the factors affecting poverty in rural areas we focus on studies that explore whether there is a rural effect, ie, whether there is something about rural places above and beyond demographic characteristics and local economic context that makes poverty more likely in those places. Literature review is designed to provide a foundation on which an informed and engaged reader can assess the relationship between poverty and schooling in order to take effective action.
Literature review: investigation of the impact of agricultural financial on poverty reduction. In this article we provide a critical review of the literature on rurality and poverty3 we examine studies that have sought to determine whether there is something about rural areas—above and beyond demographic characteristics and local economic context—that makes poverty more likely in these places. Literature review - free download as excel spreadsheet (xls / xlsx), pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online for free literature review.
This literature review is a basic reading guide for those involved in the place-based poverty reduction project with the canadian ced network it links the pbpr project to related concepts, practice and policy from canada, the us and the uk. Poverty literature review summary : agriculture and poverty reduction poverty literature review summary : agriculture and poverty reduction (english) abstract abstract agriculture is a sector dominated by the poorer segments of population, especially in lower income and largely rural economies.
Enhance the understanding and knowledge of the effects of icts on poverty reduction and human development in africa in the context of this research agenda, a literature review was commissioned in order to better understand what has already been learnt, outline key areas of contention and highlight those fields where more research is needed. Causes of poverty in africa: a review of literature alex addae-korankye central business school despite the renewed commitment over the past 15 years and more to poverty reduction as the core objective of literature review.
2 literature review 211 the concept and definition of poverty the word “poverty” and / or “poor” originated from the latin word pauper meaning poor, which has its roots in the words pau- and pario that is “giving birth to nothing” referring to unproductive livestock and farmland (westover, 2008. A critical review of rural poverty literature: is there truly a rural effect introduction three striking regularities characterize the way that poverty is distributed across the american.