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Welfare state
Journal Article
Conceptual and Measurement in Poverty Analysis

Part of Journal Special Issue A Collection of UNU-WIDER articles in Chinese

Equality and inequality Poverty Measurement (Poverty)
Book Chapter
Spatial Inequality and Development in Central Asia

From the book: Spatial Disparities in Human Development

Economic development Equality and inequality Regional economics
Working Paper
Spatial Inequality and Development in Central Asia

This paper focuses on inequality in living standards across oblasts and regions within Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Regional inequality is an important area of research and policy development...

Economic development Equality and inequality Regional economics
Working Paper
Well-being and the Complexity of Poverty: A Subjective Well-being Approach

This investigation studies human well-being from a subjective well-being approach...

Sociological aspects (Economics) Measurement (Poverty) Methodology (Poverty)
Working Paper
On the Measurement of Human Well-being: Fuzzy Set Theory and Sen's Capability Approach

Sen’s influential work on human development has led economists to explore new areas that have become increasingly important for human well-being. In particular, Sen emphasizes the importance of the ‘freedom to choose’...

Econometric models (Economic development) Quality of life Welfare state
Working Paper
Conceptual and Measurement Issues in Poverty Analysis

The objective of this paper is to review a number of issues related to poverty, while taking stock of the ongoing research. Most of the remaining unresolved issues in poverty analysis are related directly or indirectly to the dynamics of poverty...

Equality and inequality Poverty Measurement (Poverty)
Working Paper
Urban-Rural Inequality in Living Standards in Africa

In this paper we examine the relative importance of rural versus urban areas in terms of monetary poverty and seven other related living standards indicators...

Income distribution Regional economics Rural development
Journal Article
Urban–Rural Inequality in Living Standards in Africa

Part of Journal Special Issue Spatial Issues in Africa

Income distribution Regional economics Rural development
Book Chapter
When the Welfare State Works: Unemployment and Mortality in Finland

From the book: The Mortality Crisis in Transitional Economies

Health Health care Social security
Working Paper
Is There a Conflict between Growth and Welfarism?: The Tale of Sri Lanka

Economic development Public welfare Welfare state
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