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Measurement (Poverty)
Presentation
Paola Ballon presents at an event on multidimensional poverty assessments

On 25 October UNU-WIDER research fellow from the Inclusive Growth in Mozambique programme Paola Ballon presents in an event organized by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) in Maputo. The event is focused on multi-...

25 October 2018
Maputo, Mozambique
Past event
Journal Article
Poverty dynamics and graduation from conditional cash transfers: A transition model for Mexico’s Progresa-Oportunidades-Prospera program

The effects of conditional cash transfers (CCTs) on poverty and well-being have been widely studied. However, there is limited knowledge on how a CCT should respond to the dynamics of poverty...

Panel analysis Poverty Measurement (Poverty)
Working Paper
Causal pluralism and mixed methods in the analysis of poverty dynamics

This paper examines the relationship between poverty dynamics, causal pluralism, and mixed method research approaches...

Poverty Dynamics Measurement (Poverty) Methodology (Poverty)
Seminar
Sam Jones presents at Inclusive Growth in Mozambique project seminar series: What it does mean to be poor?

Sam Jones, development economist and UNU-WIDER research fellow presents in a seminar on 15 August at the Eduardo Mondlane University in Maputo.

15 August 2018
Maputo, Mozambique
Past event
Workshop
Course on poverty line estimation and poverty calculations

The Inclusive Growth in Mozambique programme delivers a course on poverty line estimation and poverty calculation from June to August 2018 in Maputo. This course aims to equip the participants with tools to make poverty line estimation and poverty...

1 June 201830 August 2018
Maputo, Finland
Past event
Journal Article
Ordinal Bivariate Inequality: Concepts and Application to Child Deprivation in Mozambique

This paper introduces a concept of inequality comparisons with ordinal bivariate categorical data...

Children Econometric models Equality and inequality
Book Chapter
Poverty, Inequality, and Prices in Post-Apartheid South Africa

From the book: Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Equality and inequality Inflation (Finance) Macroeconomics
Book Chapter
Incomes, Inequality, and Poverty in Kenya: A Long-Term Perspective

From the book: Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Equality and inequality Income Measurement (Poverty)
Book Chapter
The Fall of the Elephant: Two Decades of Poverty Increase in Côte d'Ivoire, 1988-2008

From the book: Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Household survey Measurement (Poverty) Welfare economics
Book Chapter
Growth and Poverty Reduction in Tanzania

From the book: Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Economic development Economic growth Equality and inequality
Book Chapter
Poverty and its Dynamics in Uganda: Explorations using a New Set of Poverty Lines

From the book: Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Econometric models Game theory Health
Book Chapter
Did Rapid Smallholder-led Agricultural Growth Fail to Reduce Rural Poverty?: Making Sense of Malawi's Poverty Puzzle

From the book: Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Equality and inequality Measurement (Poverty) Rural development
Book Chapter
Ghana: Poverty Reduction over Thirty Years

From the book: Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Economic development Economic growth Equality and inequality
Working Paper
Estimating utility-consistent poverty in Madagascar, 2001–10

We adapt the standardized Poverty Line Estimation Analytical Software–PLEASe computer code stream based on Arndt and Simler’s (2010) utility-consistent approach to measuring consumption poverty in order to analyse poverty in Madagascar in...

Measurement (Poverty)
Working Paper
Estimating utility-consistent poverty in Ethiopia, 2000–11

We adapt the standardized Poverty Line Estimation Analytical Software (PLEASe) computer code stream based on Arndt and Simler’s (2010) utility-consistent approach to analyse poverty in Ethiopia in 2000, 2005, and 2011...

Equality and inequality Measurement (Poverty)
Working Paper
Poverty trends in Pakistan

The official estimates of poverty in Pakistan have shown a remarkable and consistent decline in the poverty headcount during the previous decade...

Poverty Measurement (Poverty)
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