ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Effects of Public Works on Rural Poverty

THE analysis which follows is based on two main themes which are deve-loped at length elsewhere.1 First, in-terest is focused on the impact of pub-lic works on poverty through employ-ment generation. Poverty is conceived as a multi-dimensional phenomenon; its defining characteristics include health, income, nutrition, education, status, and security;

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