ERD Working Paper No. 15
Ron Duncan and Steve Pollard
Ron Duncan is Director of the Asia Pacific School of Economics and Management and Executive Director,National Centre for Development Studies, The Australian National University. Steve Pollard is a SeniorEconomist for Poverty Reduction at the Strategy and Policy Department of the Asian Development Bank.This paper was presented at the 1st Asia and Pacific Forum on Poverty: Policy and Institutional Reformsfor Poverty Reduction held 5-9 February 2001 at ADB Headquarters.