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 School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.Full text not available from this repository.
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)|
|Additional Information:||© 1994 Yoram Amiel and Frank Cowell|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Poverty; poverty axioms; inequality; transfer principle; monotonocity|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform|
|Sets:||Collections > Economists Online
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Departments > Economics
Research centres and groups > Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE)
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