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Monitoring progress in child poverty reduction : methodological insights and illustration to the case study of Bangladesh

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OPHI working paper no. 57
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Important steps have been taken at international summits to set up goals and targets to improve the wellbeing of children worldwide. Now the world also has more and better data to monitor progress. This paper presents a new approach to monitoring progress in child poverty reduction based on the Alkire and Foster adjusted headcount ratio and an array of complementary techniques. A theoretical discussion is accompanied by an assessment of child poverty reduction in Bangladesh based on four r...

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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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Publisher:
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Publisher's website
Publication date:
2013
ISSN:
2040-8188
URN:
uuid:ef5fdcbf-5904-4e8b-83c2-d25923d08eb6
Local pid:
ora:9468
ISBN:
978-1-907194-44-3

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