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Multidimensional poverty measurement and analysis : chapter 3 - overview of methods for multidimensional poverty assessment

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OPHI working paper no. 84
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This chapter presents a constructive survey of the major existing methods for measuring multidimensional poverty. Many measures were motivated by the basic needs approach, the capability approach, and the social inclusion approach among others. This chapter reviews Dashboards, the composite indices approach, Venn diagrams, the dominance approach, statistical approaches, fuzzy sets, and the axiomatic approach. The first two methods (dashboard and composite indices) are implemented using a...

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Peer reviewed

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International Development
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Elliott School of International Affairs
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International Development
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International Development
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Save the Children, UK
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Publication date:
2015
Acceptance date:
2015
ISSN:
2040-8188

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