Poverty and Equity

Measurement, Policy and Estimation with DAD

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ISBN: 978-0-387-25893-5 (Print) 978-0-387-33318-2 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Conceptual and Methodological Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-18

      Well-Being and Poverty

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      Pages 19-35

      The Empirical Measurement of Well-Being

  2. Measuring Poverty and Equity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 37-37

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      Pages 39-47

      Introduction and Notation

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      Pages 49-80

      Measuring Inequality and Social Welfare

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      Pages 81-102

      Measuring Poverty

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      Pages 103-125

      Estimating Poverty Lines

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      Pages 127-140

      Measuring Progressivity and Vertical Equity

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      Pages 141-152

      Horizontal Equity, Reranking and Redistribution

  3. Ordinal Comparisons of Poverty and Equity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-163

      Distributive Dominance

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      Pages 165-180

      Poverty Dominance

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      Pages 181-196

      Welfare and Inequality Dominance

  4. Poverty and Equity: Policy and Growth

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 197-197

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      Pages 199-223

      Poverty Alleviation: Policy and Growth

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      Pages 225-237

      Targeting in the Presence of Redistributive Costs

  5. Estimation and Inference for Distributive Analysis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-239

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      Pages 241-257

      An Introduction to DAD: A Software for Distributive Analysis

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      Pages 259-269

      Non-Parametric Estimation in DAD

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      Pages 271-287

      Estimation and Statistical Inference

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      Pages 289-299

      Statistical Inference in Practice

  6. Exercises

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 301-301

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      Pages 303-328

      Exercises