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Measuring chronic multidimensional poverty
This paper adopts a new approach to the measurement of chronic multidimensional poverty. It relies on the counting approach of Alkire and Foster (2011) for the measurement of multidimensional poverty in each time period, ...
The fight against poverty in the hemispheric agenda
Mensura????o da pobreza: uma compara????o entre a renda e a abordagem multidimensional da pobreza na Bahia
(Universidade Federal da Bahia, 2006)
Poverty transitions: evidence for income and multidimensional indicators
(Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2011-04)
This paper presents empirical results of transitions of poverty measures for Chile, using the 1996 – 2001 – 2006 National Socioeconomic Panel Survey data. We compare the differences between poverty dynamics using the income ...
Measuring Acute Poverty in the Developing World: Robustness and Scope of the Multidimensional Poverty Index
(Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, 2013-03)
This paper presents the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), a measure of acute poverty, understood as a person’s inability to meet simultaneously minimum international standards in indicators related to the Millennium ...