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Understanding child poverty in developing countries: measurement and analysis

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Childhood, and the extent and consequences of childhood poverty, have a central place in the study of development. In many economies of Asia and Latin America, where growth has picked up considerably in recent years, the patterns of growth and the extent and nature of inclusion of poor people are crucially important for the type of society that will be produced for the next generation. More specifically, the educational and health opportunities for children who are currently poor, as well as ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1057/9780230362796

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Oxford, SSD, International Development

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Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan Publisher's website
Pages:
52-69
Host title:
Childhood Poverty: Multidisciplinary Approaches
Publication date:
2012
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pubs:641680
URN:
uri:6c06f794-65d8-4ea7-a18a-d49d10b77e09
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uuid:6c06f794-65d8-4ea7-a18a-d49d10b77e09
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pubs:641680
ISBN-10:
0230319246
ISBN-13:
9780230319240
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