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  • Afsar, Rita (2010) Poverty, Inequality and the Challenges of Pro-Poor Governance in Bangladesh | Journal of South Asian
    Development, Vol. 5, pp. 187-219.
  • Ahmed, Shaikh Shamsuddin; Ambar Narayan; and Hassan Zaman (2009) Are the Poor Protected? Vulnerability and the Role
    of Safety Nets | In: Ambar Narayan and Hassan Zaman (eds.) Breaking Down Poverty in Bangladesh (Dhaka: University
    Press Limited), pp. 263-300.
  • Akter, Shaheen and John Farrington (2011) What determines poverty transition? An investigation of women livestock farmers
    in Bangladesh | Development in Practice, Vol. 21, No. 2 (April), pp. 269-281.
  • Azam, Md. Shafiul and Katsushi S. Imai (2009) Vulnerability and Poverty in Bangladesh | Manchester, UK: Chronic Poverty
    Research Centre (CPRC), Working Paper, No. 141 (April).
  • Bandiera, Oriana; Robin Burgess; Selim Gulesci; and Imarn Rasul (2010) Fighting Extreme Poverty: Theory and Evidence
    from Bangladesh | Paper presented at the ASSA 2010 in Atlanta (January 4th).
  • Banerjee, Abhijit V. (2009) Behavioral Economics and Economics of Poverty | Paper presented at the Allied Social Science
    Associations (ASSA) 2009 Annual Meeting in San Francisco (January 3-5).
  • Banerjee, L.; A. Dasgupta and R. Islam (eds.) (2010) Development, Equity and Poverty: Essays in Honour of Azizur Rahman
    Khan | New Delhi, India: McMillan and New York, USA: United Nations Development Program (UNDP)).
  • Banu, Dilruba (2010) Slum Poverty in Bangladesh: Environmental Causes and Aggravation through Climate Change | Paper
    presented at the ADB conference on: The Environments of the Poor in the context of Climate Change and the Green
    Economy (New Delhi, India: 24-26 November).
  • Barnes, Douglas F.; Shahidur R. Khandker; and Hussain A. Samad (2010) Energy Access, Efficiency, and Poverty: How Many
    Households Are Energy Poor in Bangladesh? | Washington, DC, USA: World Bank Policy Research Working Paper,
    WPS5332 (June).
  • Bauer, Armin and Myo Thant (eds.) (2010) Poverty and Sustainable Development in Asia: Impacts and Responses to the
    Global Economic Crisis | Manila, The Philippines: Asian Development Bank.
  • BRAC, Research and Evaluation Division (2009) Pathways Out of Extreme Poverty: Findings from round I survey of CFPR
    phase II | Dhaka, Bangladesh: BRAC, Research and Evaluation Division (March).
  • Chowdhury, Manzoor Elahi and Sarwar Uddin Ahmed (2009) Poverty-environment nexus: an investigation of linkage using
    survey data | International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development, Vol. 9, No. 1-2 (December), pp. 91-113.
  • Claeson, Bjorn (Writing); Liana Foxvog and Lawrence Reichard (Editing and Proofreading); and Alexandra Harris (Design)
    (2010) Enemies of the Nation or Human Rights Defenders? Fighting Poverty Wages in Bangladesh | Bangor, ME, USA:
    SweatFree Communities (November/December); available at: http://www.sweatfree.org/docs/enemiesofthenation.pdf.
  • Das, Narayan C. and Farzana A Misha (2010) Addressing Extreme Poverty in a Sustainable Manner: Evidence from CFPR
    Programme | Dhaka, Bangladesh: BRAC, CFPR/TUP Working Paper Series, Working Paper No. 19 (June).
  • Davis, Peter (2009) Poverty in time: Exploring poverty dynamics from life history interviews in Bangladesh | In: Tony Addison,
    David Hulme and Ravi Kanbur (eds.) Poverty Dynamics -- Interdisciplinary Perspectives (London: Oxford University Press),
    pp. 154-183.
  • Davis, Peter and Bob Baulch (2009) Parallel Realities: Exploring Poverty Dynamics Using Mixed Methods in Rural
    Bangladesh | Manchester, UK: Chronic Poverty Research Centre (CPRC), Working Paper, No. 142 (June); previously
    presented at the CPRC/BASIS Conference on: Escaping Poverty Traps: Connecting the Chronically Poor to Economic Growth
    (February 26-27).
  • Davis, Peter and Bob Baulch (2011) Parallel Realities: Exploring Poverty Dynamics Using Mixed Methods in Rural
    Bangladesh | Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 47, No. 1 (January), pp. 118-142.
  • DeCosse, Philip J. and Sumaiya Firoze (eds.) (forthcoming) Protected Area Co-Management -- Where People and Poverty
    Intersect: Lessons from Nishorgo in Bangladesh | forthcoming book.
  • Devine, Joe; Tanya Notley; and Taifur Rahman (edited by Lucy Scott) (2009) Extreme Poverty Policies of Donors in
    Bangladesh: An Overview - A Desk Study by shiree | Dhaka, Bangladesh: shiree (June).
  • Emran, M. Shahe; Virginia Robano; and Stephen C. Smith (2009) Assessing the Frontiers of Ultra-Poverty Reduction:
    Evidence from CFPR/TUP, An Innovative Program in Bangladesh | Available at website of Social Science Research Network
    (SSRN).
  • Ferdous, Tamanna; Cederholm, Tommy; Kabir, Zarina Nahar; Hamadani, Jena Derakhshani; Wahlin, Åke (2010) Nutritional
    Status and Cognitive Function in Community-Living Rural Bangladeshi Older Adults: Data from the Poverty and Health in
    Ageing Project | Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Vol. 58, No. 5 (May), pp. 919-924.
  • Ghosh, Shyamal C.; A. N. M. Mahfuzur Rahman; and Wameq A Raza (2011) Agricultural Practice and its Relation to Poverty
    and Food Security in Selected River Basins in Bangladesh: A Situation Analysis | Dhaka, Bangladesh: BRAC, Research and
    Evaluation Department (RED), Working Paper, No. 24 (August).
  • Habib, Bilal; Ambar Narayan; Sergio Olivieri; and Carolina Sanchez-Paramo (2010) Assessing ex ante the poverty and
    distributional impact of the global crisis in a developing country : a micro-simulation approach with application to
    Bangladesh | Washington, DC, USA: World Bank Policy Research Working Paper, WPS5238 (March).
  • Hamid, Syed Abdul; Roberts, Jennifer; Mosley, Paul (2011) Can Micro Health Insurance Reduce Poverty? Evidence From
    Bangladesh | Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 78, No. 1 (March), pp. 57-82.
  • Haque, Ehsanul (2009) Sun Child Program: providing education, preventing school drop out and breaking the cycle of poverty
    for underprivileged children in Bangladesh | Paper presented at the Conference on Ideas and Innovations for the
    Development of Bangladesh: The Next Decade, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA (October 9-10).
  • Higgitt, Ryan (2011) Women’s Leadership Building as a Poverty Reduction Strategy: Lessons from Bangladesh | Journal of
    South Asian Development, Vol. 6, pp. 93-119.
  • Hodson, Roland (2009) Reflections on the CLP Approach to Reducing Extreme Poverty | Dhaka, Bangladesh: Chars
    Livelihoods Programme (CLP), (February).
  • Hossain, Mahabub and Nigar Nargis (2010) Dynamics of Poverty in Rural Bangladesh, 1988-2007: An Analysis of
    Household Level Panel Data | In: Lopamudra Banerjee, Anirban Dasgupta, Rizwanul Islam (eds.) Development, Equity and
    Poverty: Essays in Honour of Azizur Rahman Khan (New Delhi, India: Macmillan Publishers India), pp. 213-232 (Chapter 11);
    available at: http://www.bracresearch.org/publications/book21_new.pdf.
  • Hossain, Mahabub; A. N. M. Mahfuzur Rahman; and Jonna P. Estudillo (2009) Income Dynamics, Schooling Investments,
    and Poverty Reduction in Bangladesh, 1988–2004 | In: Keijiro Otsuka, Jonna P. Estudillo, and Yasuyuki Sawada (eds.) Rural
    Poverty and Income Dynamics in Asia and Africa (Abingdon, UK and New York, NY, USA: Routledge), Chapter 5.
  • Hossain, Naomi (2009) School Exclusion as Social Exclusion: The Practices And Effects of Conditional Cash Transfer
    Programme for the Poor in Bangladesh | Manchester, UK: Chronic Poverty Research Centre (CPRC), Working Paper, No.
    148 (June).
  • Hossain, Naomi et al. (2009) Accounts of Crisis: Poor People’s Experiences of the Food, Fuel and Financial Crises in Five
    Countries -- Report on a pilot study in Bangladesh, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya and Zambia, January-March (2009) Brighton,
    UK: University of Sussex, Institute of Development Studies (IDS) (March).
  • Hulme, David and Karen Moore (2010) Assisting the poorest in Bangladesh: Learning from BRAC's 'Targeting the Ultra Poor'
    Programme | In: David Lawson (ed.) What Works for the Poorest? Poverty reduction programmes for the world's extreme
    poor (Rugby, Warwickshire: Practical Action Pub.), pp. 149-168.
  • Islam, Md. Faridul and Jack Carlsen (2010) Rural Tourism and Poverty in Bangladesh: Unlocking Opportunities for the Poor |
    Melbourne, Australia: World Business Institute, Proceedings of 4th Annual Asian Business Research Conference held at the
    BIAM Foundation in Dhaka (23-24 December 2010).
  • Islam, Muinul (2009) The Poverty Discourse and Participatory Action Research in Bangladesh | Dhaka, Bangladesh:
    Research Initiatives, Bangladesh (RIB) (February).
  • Jabeen, Huraera (2009) Urban Poverty, Adaptation to Climate Change and the Built Environment | Presentation made at the
    3rd International Conference on Community Based Adaptation (CBA) to Climate Change, Dhaka, Bangladesh (February 18-
    24).
  • Jalal, Chowdhury Sufi Bhakta and Edward A. Frongillo (2009) Poverty reduction program for extreme poor in Bangladesh
    improves nutritional status of preschool children | FASEB Journal (The, Journal of the Federation of American Societies for
    Experimental Biology), Vol. 23, No. 352.1.
  • Kabeer, Naila and Simeen Mahmud (2009) Imagining the Future: Children, Education and Intergenerational Transmission of
    Poverty in Urban Bangladesh | IDS Bulletin, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 10-21.
  • Kellogg, Clifton G. (2009) Evaluating poverty outreach of small business lending: a study of BRAC Bank, Bangladesh |
    Enterprise Development and Microfinance, Vol. 20, No. 3 (September), pp. 188-204.
  • Khandker, Shahidur R. (2009) Poverty and Income Seasonality in Bangladesh | Washington, DC, USA: World Bank Policy
    Research Working Paper, WPS4923 (April).
  • Khandker, Shahidur R.; M. A. Baqui Khalily; and Hussain A. Samad (2010) Seasonal and Extreme Poverty in Bangladesh:
    Evaluating an Ultra-Poor Microfinance Project | Washington, DC, USA: World Bank Policy Research Working Paper,
    WPS5331 (June).
  • Khandker, Shahidur R.; Zaid Bakht; and Bayatri B. Koolwal (2009) The poverty impact of rural roads: evidence from
    Bangladesh | Economic Development and Cultural Change, Vol. 57, No. 4 (July), pp. 685-722.
  • Khondker, Bazlul H. and Selim Raihan (2009) Poverty Impacts of Remittances and Garments: A Computable General
    Equilibrium Analysis | In: Ambar Narayan and Hassan Zaman (eds.) Breaking Down Poverty in Bangladesh (Dhaka:
    University Press Limited), pp. 161-194.
  • Khondker, Habibul Haque (2011) Challenging the Injustice of Poverty | Journal of Bangladesh Studies, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 48-
    49.
  • Kotikula, Aphichoke; Ambar Narayan; and Hassan Zaman (2009) A Profile of Poverty in Bangladesh: Household Attributes,
    Location Effects and Changes over Time | In: Ambar Narayan and Hassan Zaman (eds.) Breaking Down Poverty in
    Bangladesh (Dhaka: University Press Limited), pp. 41-78.
  • Kotikula, Aphichoke; Ambar Narayan; and Hassan Zaman (2010) To what extent are Bangladesh's recent gains in poverty
    reduction different from the past? | Washington, DC, USA: World Bank Policy Research Working Paper, WPS5199 (February).
  • Krishna, Anirudh; Meri Poghosyan; and Narayan Das (2010) How much can asset transfers help the poorest? The five Cs of
    community-level development and BRAC’s Ultra-Poor Programme | Manchester, UK: University of Manchester, Brooks World
    Poverty Institute (BWPI), BWPI Working Paper No. 130 (October).
  • Lawson, David (ed.) (2010) What Works for the Poorest? Poverty reduction programmes for the world's extreme poor | Rugby,
    Warwickshire: Practical Action Pub..
  • MacEwan, Arthur (2009) The Meaning of Poverty: Questions of Distribution and Power | In: Quazi Shahabuddin and Rushidan
    Islam Rahman (eds.) Development experience and emerging challenges – Bangladesh (Dhaka, Bangladesh: University
    Press Limited and Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies), pp. 105-140 (Chapter 6).
  • Maddox, Bryan (2010) Marginal returns: re-thinking mobility and educational benefit in contexts of chronic poverty | Compare,
    Vol. 40, No. 2 (March), pp. 213-222.
  • Mahmud, Shahadt Hossain (2010) Addressing coastal poverty in Bangladesh in the context of climate change | Paper
    presented at the ADB conference on: The Environments of the Poor in the context of Climate Change and the Green
    Economy (New Delhi, India: 24-26 November).
  • Malek, Mohammad Abdul and Koichi Usami (2009) Effects of Non-farm Employments on Poverty among Small Households
    in Developed Villages of Bangladesh: A Case of Comilla Sadar Upazila | Paper presented at the 111th Seminar of the
    European Association of Agricultural Economists, June 26-27, 2009, Canterbury, UK.
  • McCord, Anna and Milo Vandemoortele (2009) The global financial crisis : poverty and social protection : evidence from 10
    country case studies | London, UK: Overseas Development Institute (ODI), Briefing Paper, No. 51 (August).
  • Moses, Jonathon W. (2009) Leaving Poverty Behind: A Radical Proposal for Developing Bangladesh Through Emigration |
    Development Policy Review, Vol. 27, No. 4 (July), pp. 457-479.
  • Motiur Rahman, Pk. Md.; Noriatsu Matsui; and Yukio Ikemoto (2009) The chronically poor in rural Bangladesh: livelihood
    constraints and capabilities | Abingdon, UK and New York, NY, USA: Routledge.
  • Mujeri, Mustafa K. (2010) Ex Ante Poverty Impact Assessments of Macroeconomic Policies: A Case Study of Bangladesh |
    Dhaka, Bangladesh: Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), mimeo.
  • Mujeri, Mustafa K. and Zulfiqar Ali (2010) Why have the extreme poor been overlooked? The extreme poor in Bangladesh --
    Have they really been overlooked? | Dhaka, Bangladesh: shiree Extreme Poverty Series, Vol. 9.
  • Nahar, Bodrun and Mahinda Siriwardana (2009) Trade Liberalisation and Poverty in Bangladesh: A General Equilibrium
    Approach | Paper presented at the 53rd Conference of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, February
    11-13, 2009, Cairns, Australia.
  • Narayan, Ambar and Hassan Zaman (2009) Poverty Reduction in Bangladesh: Creating Opportunities and Bridging the East-
    West Divide -- Findings from the Bangladesh Poverty Assessment 2008 | Presentation made at the AEDSB Seminar in
    Washington, DC (April 20); see: http://www.aedsb.org/DC_Apr20_2009.htm.
  • Narayan, Ambar and Hassan Zaman (eds.) (2009) Breaking Down Poverty in Bangladesh | Dhaka, Bangladesh: University
    Press Ltd..
  • Narayan, Ambar; Nobuo Yoshida; and Hassan Zaman (2009) Trends and Patterns of Poverty in Bangladesh in Recent Years
    | In: Ambar Narayan and Hassan Zaman (eds.) Breaking Down Poverty in Bangladesh (Dhaka: University Press Limited), pp.
    1-40.
  • Obaidullah, Mohammed (2009) Role of Microfinance in Poverty Alleviation: Lessons from Experiences in Selected IDB
    Member Countries | Available at website of Social Science Research Network (SSRN).
  • Page, Sam L. J.; Md. Elahi Baksh, Etienne Duveiller; and Stephen R. Waddington (2009) Putting the poorest farmers in
    control of disseminating improved wheat seed: a strategy to accelerate technology adoption and alleviate poverty in
    Bangladesh | Food Security, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 99-109.
  • Proshika HRDC Trust (2009) Urban Partnerships for Poverty Reduction (UPPR) | Dhaka, Bangladesh: Urban Partnerships
    for Poverty Reduction Project, Report on Planning Workshops (February- March).
  • Quisumbing, Agnes and Bob Baulch (2009) Assets and Poverty Traps in Rural Bangladesh | Manchester, UK: Chronic
    Poverty Research Centre (CPRC), Working Paper, No. 143 (July).
  • Rahman, Atiq (2010) Shocks and Undertows: Increasing the Resiliances of Extreme Poor Households | Dhaka, Bangladesh:
    shiree Extreme Poverty Series, Vol. 8.
  • Rahman, Atiur (2010) Growth Acceleration and Poverty Elimination in Bangladesh: an untold story of turn-around |
    Presentation made at the AESDB Washington Seminar on October 6th.
  • Rahman, Hossain Zillur (2009) Poor and the Governance Process in Bangladesh | In: Ambar Narayan and Hassan Zaman
    (eds.) Breaking Down Poverty in Bangladesh (Dhaka: University Press Limited), pp. 301-321.
  • Rahman, M. Mizanur (2010) Islamic Micro-finance Program and Its Impact on Rural Poverty Alleviation | International Journal
    of Banking and Finance, Vol.7, Issue 1; previously presented at a Symposium on Islamic Banking and Finance: Global
    Perspective on Ethics and Financial Practices, Melbourne, Australia (20 December 2008).
  • Rahman, M. Mizanur and Fariduddin Ahmad (2010) Impact of microfinance of IBBL on the rural poor's livelihood in
    Bangladesh: an empirical study | International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, Vol. 3, No. 2,
    pp. 168-190.
  • Rahman, Sanzidur (2009) Microdeterminants of poverty among the farming population in Bangladesh | Outlook on
    Agriculture, Vol. 38, No. 4 (December), pp. 349-355.
  • Rahman, Taiabur (2009) Life and Livelihood of the Poor Children Living in Metropolis Dhaka: Problems, Prospects and
    Challenges | In: Amita Singh, Kapil Kapoor, and Rabindranath Bhattacharyya (eds.) Poverty Reduction -- Beyond the Cage of
    Best Practices (New Delhi: PHI), pp. 200-221 (Chapter 14).
  • Rahman, Taifur and Arifur Rahman (2009) Bangladesh: More poverty, vulnerability and food insecurity | In: In Social Watch
    Report 2009 – Making Finances Work: People First (Montevideo, Uruguay, Third World Institute, Social Watch International),
    pp. 56-57.
  • Rayhan, M. I. (2010) Assessing poverty, risk and vulnerability: a study on flooded households in rural Bangladesh | Journal of
    Flood Risk Management, Vol. 3, No. 1 (February ), pp. 18-24.
  • Roy, Ananya (2010) Poverty capital : microfinance and the making of development | New York, USA: Routledge.
  • Saha, Bimal Kumar and Nasreen Khundker (2010) Eradicating rural poverty in Bangladesh - strategy for empowerment |
    Dhaka, Bangladesh: Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), CPD-South Asia Centre for Policy Studies (SACEPS) Monograph
    Series.
  • Schreiner, Mark (2010) Seven extremely simple poverty scorecards | Enterprise Development and Microfinance, Vol. 21, No. 2
    (June), pp. 118-136.
  • Scott, Lucy and Rafiqul Islam (2010) Moving out of Material Poverty? The Current Assets of CLP Core Beneficiaries | Dhaka,
    Bangladesh: Chars Livelihoods Programme (CLP), (January).
  • Sen, Binayak and Mohammed Yunus (2010) Poverty and Vulnerability in Adverse Ecological Environments: Evidence from the
    Coastal Areas of Bangladesh | Paper presented at the ADB conference on: The Environments of the Poor in the context of
    Climate Change and the Green Economy (New Delhi, India: 24-26 November).
  • Serajuddin, Umar; Hassan Zaman; and Ambar Narayan (2009) Are the Extreme Poor Becoming Better off in Bangladesh? |
    In: Ambar Narayan and Hassan Zaman (eds.) Breaking Down Poverty in Bangladesh (Dhaka: University Press Limited), pp.
    79-107.
  • Shams, M. Khalid (2009) Accelerating Poverty Reduction in Bangladesh Through the Grameen Family of Companies |
    Washington, DC, USA: Grameen Foundation (January).
  • shiree (ed.) (2010) shiree's Integral Value to Extreme Poverty Reduction in Bangladesh | Dhaka, Bangladesh: shiree Extreme
    Poverty Series, Vol. 5.
  • Smillie, Ian (2009) Freedom from Want: The Remarkable Success Story of BRAC, the Global Grassroots Organization That's
    Winning the Fight Against Poverty | Dhaka, Bangladesh: University Press Limited; and Sterling, VA: Kumarian Press.
  • Sulaiman, Munshi and Imran Matin (2010) What needs to be done to repond to the extreme poor? | Dhaka, Bangladesh:
    shiree Extreme Poverty Series, Vol. 7.
  • Tomlinson, Christopher and Sheikh Tariquzzaman (2010) Action Research on Dowry and Extreme Poverty: Khutamara
    Union, Nilphamari District, Bangladesh, July-October (2009) Dhaka, Bangladesh: Unnayan Shahojogy Team (UST) in
    association with shiree.
  • Urban Partnerships for Poverty Reduction (2009) Zeaul’s ride out of poverty | Dhaka, Bangladesh: Urban Partnerships for
    Poverty Reduction Project, On the Ground: Development Feature Stories from UNDP Bangladesh.
  • Urban Partnerships for Poverty Reduction (UPPR) Staff (2010) In Bangladesh, poverty eradication efforts ripple through
    communities | Dhaka, Bangladesh: : Urban Partnerships for Poverty Reduction Project, UNDP Newsroom (20 July); available
    at: http://content.undp.org/go/newsroom/2010/july/20100720-uppr-bangladesh.en.
  • Weiss, John; Elvira Kurmanalieva; and Heather Montgomery (2010) Microfinance and Poverty Reduction in Asia | Poverty
    Targeting in Asia, forthcoming; available at website of Social Science Research Network (SSRN).
  • Wood, Geoffrey D. and Joe Devine (2010) Who are the extreme poor: Extreme Poverty in Bangladesh and the Need for a New
    Political Settlement | Dhaka, Bangladesh: shiree Extreme Poverty Series, Vol. 6.
  • World Bank (2009) Bangladesh - Northern Areas Reduction-of-Poverty Initiative Project | Washington, DC, USA: World Bank,
    Project Information Document, No. AB5304 (November).
  • World Bank (2010) Bangladesh - Joint IDA-IMF staff advisory note on the poverty reduction strategy paper | Washington, DC,
    USA: World Bank, Document No 53624 (April).
  • World Bank (2010) Bangladesh - Northern Areas Reduction-of-Poverty Initiative Project: environmental assessment |
    Washington, DC, USA: World Bank, Environmental Assessment, E2662 (December).
  • Yamagata, Tatsufumi (2009) Industrialization cum poverty reduction : the cases of Bangladesh and Cambodia | In: Takashi
    Shiraishi, Tatsufumi Yamagata, and Shahid Yusuf (eds.) Poverty reduction and beyond: development strategies for low-
    income countries (Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan), Chapter 4.
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