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Measurement of social development: an international comparison

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  • Amal Ray, 2008. "Measurement of social development: an international comparison," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 86(1), pages 1-46, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:86:y:2008:i:1:p:1-46
    DOI: 10.1007/s11205-007-9097-3
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    1. Basudeb Biswas & Frank Caliendo, 2002. "A Multivariate Analysis of the Human Development Index," Working Papers 2002-11, Utah State University, Department of Economics.
    2. Satya Paul, 1996. "A modified human development index and international comparison," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 3(10), pages 677-682.
    3. Amal Kantiray, 1989. "On the measurement of certain aspects of social development," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 21(1), pages 35-92, February.
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