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Extra info for Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics 2001/2002
We not only look beyond aggregate income to its distribution but also recognize that standards of living and thus development have key dimensions beyond income. And along with this broader perspective, the international financial institutions have also developed an appreciation of the crucial role of reforming policies and institutions. The strategy for development outlined here can help clarify the role of the international financial institutions in this new environment: they must serve as agents of change.
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This basis for economic policy is invaluable. Keynote Address: A Strategy for Development 25 A major item on the research agenda, then, must be to expand the effort to understand and, to the extent possible, quantify the different elements of the investment climate. Surveys of firms should stand next to surveys of households as a centerpiece of microeconomic research and statistics in developing countries. Focusing on Other Areas of Research on the Investment Climate The investment climate lens brings into focus other areas where research is needed, on both the theoretical and the empirical front.