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Exploring multidimensional poverty in China: 2010 to 2014

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Most poverty research has explored monetary poverty. This paper presents and analyzes the global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) estimations for China. Using China Family Panel Studies (CFPS), we find China’s global MPI was 0.035 in 2010 and decreased significantly to 0.017 in 2014. The dimensional composition of MPI suggests that nutrition, education, safe drinking water, and cooking fuel contribute most to overall non-monetary poverty in China. Such analysis is also applied to subgroup...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1108/S1049-258520170000025006

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, International Development
Publisher:
Emerald Publisher's website
Journal:
Research on Economic Inequality Journal website
Volume:
25
Pages:
161-228
Publication date:
2017
Acceptance date:
2017-05-08
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EISBN:
9781787145214
ISSN:
1049-2585
Pubs id:
pubs:707591
URN:
uri:e56b0faa-0e41-4bd6-a94d-265adb1efd18
UUID:
uuid:e56b0faa-0e41-4bd6-a94d-265adb1efd18
Local pid:
pubs:707591
ISBN:
9781787145221

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