Multidimensions of urban poverty: Evidence from India
AbstractThis 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 Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai, India in its series Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai Working Papers with number 2007-008.
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Date of creation: Jun 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," Microeconomics Working Papers 22413, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.
- 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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