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Title

Economic poverty reconsidered: the case for

Author

Beverly, Sondra G.

Description

In this paper the author discusses the measurement of poverty. We continue to measure poverty almost exclusively in terms of current income; however, there are many reasons to supplement this measurement with measures that capture the inadequate consumption of particular goods and services.

File No

CSD-WP99-1

Agency

Center for Social Development (CSD)

Date

1999

Subject(s)

Poverty, Research

Pages

24

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