Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Poverty Reduction through Long-Term Growth: the Thai Experience

Warr, Peter

Description

Thailand's impressive long-term rate of economic growth has resulted mainly from accumulation of physical capital. Total factor productivity (TFP) growth at the economy-wide level explains about one-third of the aggregate growth of output. However, this TFP growth was due entirely to resource reallocation from lowproductivity sectors, especially agriculture, to higher-productivity industry and services sectors. TFP growth at the sectoral level has been important only in agriculture. Poverty has...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/51249
Source: Asian Economic Papers
DOI: 10.1162/asep.2009.8.2.51

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Warr_Poverty_Reduction_through_2009.pdf1.08 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  12 November 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator