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The measurement of poverty: an experimental questionnaire investigation

Amiel, Yoram and Cowell, Frank (1994) The measurement of poverty: an experimental questionnaire investigation. DARP (5). Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London, UK.

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We re-examine some of the standard axioms used in the literature on Poverty Measurement. Using a sample of 486 students from Australia, Israel and the USA we investigate the extent to which perceptions of poverty correspond to the axioms.

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
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Additional Information: © 1994 Yoram Amiel and Frank Cowell
Divisions: STICERD
Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 27 Apr 2007
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 11:18

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