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The missing dimensions of poverty data

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OPHI working paper no. 00
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The aim of this paper is to draw attention to ‘missing dimensions’ of poverty data – dimensions that are of value to poor people, but for which we have scant or no data. Amartya Sen frames development as the process of expanding the freedoms that people value and have reason to value. Although the most widely-known measure of human development includes income, longevity, and education, many have argued that people’s values, and consequently multidimensional poverty, extends beyond these do...

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University of Oxford
Research group:
Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI)
Department:
SSD, Queen Elizabeth House, Department of International Development
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Department for International Development More from this funder
Publisher:
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI)
Publication date:
2007-01-01
ISSN:
2040-8188
URN:
uuid:5993b57e-807a-4789-8bee-33eabb840b7c
Local pid:
ora:9388
ISBN:
978-1-907194-00-9

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