Public spending on infrastructure plays an important role in promoting economic growth and poverty alleviation. Empirical studies unequivocally show that under-investment in infrastructure limit economic growth. At the same time, numerous other studies have shown that investment in infrastructure can be a highly effective tool in fighting poverty reduction1. In that context, the financing of infrastructure has been a critical element of most economic growth and poverty reduction strategies in developing countries, since the ...

Infrastructure and Economic Growth in Asia 2016, Springer

ISBN-13: 9783319377308

Softcover Reprint of the Origi edition

Trade paperback

Infrastructure and Economic Growth in Asia 2013, Springer

ISBN-13: 9783319031361

2013 edition