Estimating measures of multidimensional poverty in Stata
This paper describes the multidimensional poverty measures developed by Alkire and Foster (2011) and shows how they can be computed in Stata with the command mpi.
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- Alkire, Sabina & Foster, James, 2011.
"Counting and multidimensional poverty measurement,"
Journal of Public Economics,
Elsevier, vol. 95(7-8), pages 476-487, August.
- Foster, James & Greer, Joel & Thorbecke, Erik, 1984. "A Class of Decomposable Poverty Measures," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 52(3), pages 761-766, May.
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