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Measurement of income poverty and deprivation: the British approach

Hills, John (2001) Measurement of income poverty and deprivation: the British approach. CASEreport (13). Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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The pros and cons of having a wide range of indicators versus a single index. Should we try and monitor a whole range of factors or focus on a small number of indicators? Setting targets for the indicators: How should this be done when it is particularly difficult to establish where the indicator is likely to be influenced by a wide range of economic and social factors as well as Government policy?

Item Type: Monograph (Report)
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Additional Information: Report of a workshop organised by DSS and CASE Indicators of progress: a discussion of approaches to monitor the government's strategy to tackle poverty and social exclusion © 2001 the authors ISSN 1465-3001
Divisions: Social Policy
Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 24 Jun 2008 08:47
Last Modified: 22 Aug 2021 23:06

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