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Poor and dissatisfied? Income poverty, poverty transitions and life satisfaction in Chile
(Policy Press, 2013-02)
Chile is an interesting country in which to study the relationship between poverty and subjective wellbeing, having experienced a remarkable fall in poverty over the past two decades. This paper explores how poverty status ...
Growth and Poverty Revisited from a Multidimensional Perspective
(Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, 2016-09)
The actual impact of economic growth on poverty reduction is of fundamental importance to the development agenda, especially in view of the Sustainable Development Goals. So far, studies have focused on income poverty. ...
From Income Poverty to Multidimensional Poverty: An International Comparison
(Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2018)
The United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development clearly recognizes that poverty is more than just the lack of a sufficient amount of income. However, some scholars argue that an income-based measure of poverty ...
Schooling and Poverty
(Daily Express, 2009)
This article examines the relationship between poverty and educational attainment in Trinidad and Tobago, with particular reference to schools facing challenging circumstances, that is, schools with large numbers of ...