Author Alkire, Sabina, author
Title Multidimensional poverty measurement and analysis / Sabina Alkire, James Foster, Suman Seth, Maria Emma Santos, José Manuel Roche, and Paola Ballón
Imprint New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2015
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HC79.P6 A555 2015    AVAILABLE    30610020477782
Edition First edition
Descript xii, 356 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-342) and index
1. Introduction ; 2. The Framework ; 3. Overview of Methods for Multidimensional Poverty Assessment ; 4. Counting Approaches: Definitions, Origins, and Implementations ; 5. The Alkire-Foster Counting Methodology ; 6. Normative Choices in Measurement Design ; 7. Data and Analysis ; 8. Robustness Analysis and Statistical Inference ; 9. Distribution and Dynamics ; 10. Some Regression Models for AF Measures
A systematic conceptual, theoretical, and methodological introduction to multidimensional poverty measurement and analysis. It provides a lucid overview of the problems a range of multidimensional techniques can address and sets out a synthetic introduction of counting and axiomatic approaches to such measurement
Subject Poverty -- Measurement
Poverty -- Research -- Methodology
Poverty -- Research -- Methodology. fast (OCoLC)fst01074131
Poverty -- Measurement. fast (OCoLC)fst01074112
Alt Author Foster, James E. (James Eric), 1955- author
Seth, Suman, author
Santos, Maria Emma, author
Roche, José Manuel, author
Ballón, Paola, author