xxiii, 321 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9789280811711 paperback 9280811711 paperback
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Vulnerability in developing countries : an introduction /Wim Naudé, Amelia U. Santos-Paulino and Mark McGillivray Measuring vulnerability and poverty : estimates for rural India /Raghav Gaiha and Katsushi Imai Vulnerability, trust and micro-credit : the case of China's rural poor /Calum G. Turvey and Rong Kong Assets, poverty dynamics and vulnerability : evidence from rural Tajikistan /Oleksiy Ivaschenko and Cem Mete Vulnerability, poverty and coping in Zimbabwe /Kate Bird and Martin Prowse Vulnerability dynamics and HIV risk in the semi-arid tropics of rural Andhra Pradesh /B. Valentine Joseph Gandhi, Ma. Cynthia Serquiña Bantilan and Devanathan Parthasarathy Vulnerability to hunger : responding to food crises in fragile states /Colin Andrews and Margarita Flores Vulnerability of small-island economies : the impact of "natural" disasters in the Caribbean /Martin Philipp Heger, Alex Julca and Oliver Paddison Natural disasters and remittances : poverty, gender and disaster vulnerability in Caribbean SIDS /Marlene Attzs Growth-oriented macroeconomic policies for small-island economies : lessons from Singapore /Anis Chowdhury Vulnerability in developing countries : implications and conclusions /Wim Naudé, Amelia U. Santos-Paulino and Mark McGillivray.