Corruption et pauvreté PDF

The Poverty and Shared Prosperity series provides a global audience with corruption et pauvreté PDF latest and most accurate estimates on trends in global poverty and shared prosperity. The 2018 edition — Piecing Together the Poverty Puzzle —broadens the ways we define and measure poverty.


Après avoir traité du lien entre corruption et pouvoir, l’auteur s’attaque ici à l’idée dominante selon laquelle la corruption serait une stratégie vitale d’autoconservation. Il montre que, si la pauvreté matérielle constitue un terreau favorable, c’est surtout la pauvreté morale qui engendre la corruption, et ce dans toutes les classes de la société.

Are the poorest 40 percent benefiting from growth? Extreme Poverty The world has made tremendous progress in reducing extreme poverty. The percentage of people living in extreme poverty globally fell to a new low of 10 percent in 2015 — the latest number available — down from 11 percent in 2013, reflecting continued but slowing progress. Despite the tremendous progress in reducing extreme poverty, rates remain stubbornly high in low-income countries and those affected by conflict and political upheaval. But the rate dropped only one percentage point in the two years from 2013 to 2015. In fact, the total number of poor in Sub-Saharan Africa has been increasing. Shared Prosperity On shared prosperity — defined as the growth in income of the bottom 40 percent in each country — the picture looks mixed.