Multidimensions of Urban Poverty - Evidence from India
AbstractContent of abstract This paper provides a robust multidimensional evaluation of intra -urban differences. The hypothesis that joint consumption of public goods of individuals in non slum urban India dominates those of individuals living in slums is accepted while the hypothesis that consumption of private goods of individuals in non slum urban India dominates those of individuals living in slums is rejected.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by East Asian Bureau of Economic Research in its series Microeconomics Working Papers with number 22413.
Date of creation: Jan 2007
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Urban; poverty; Slums; India; Intra Urban Differences; Multidimensional; Dominance;
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- S. Chandrasekhar & Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay, 2007. "Multidimensions of urban poverty: Evidence from India," Working Papers 2007-008, Madras School of Economics,Chennai,India.
- D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution
- H42 - Public Economics - - Publicly Provided Goods - - - Publicly Provided Private Goods
- I32 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - Measurement and Analysis of Poverty
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