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The measurement of transient poverty: Theory and application to Pakistan

  • Takashi Kurosaki

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal The Journal of Economic Inequality.

    Volume (Year): 4 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 3 (December)
    Pages: 325-345

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jecinq:v:4:y:2006:i:3:p:325-345
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