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"The Interrelationship Linking Growth, Inequality and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa," Journal of African Economies, 2013.

"The Foster-Greer-Thorbecke Poverty Measure Twenty Five Years Later," Journal of Economic Inequality, 2010 (with J. Foster and J. Greer).

Exchange and Development; the Anatomy of Economic Transactions, Edward Elgar, 2010 (with P. Cornelisse).

The Poor under Globalization in Asia, Latin America and Asia, Oxford University Press, 2010 (with M. Nissanke, eds.).

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Contact Information

Erik Thorbecke
Professor (Emeritus)
B-16 MVR Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

E-mail: et17@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-2066
Fax: (607) 255-0178