Okun`s and Barro`s Misery Index as an alternative poverty assessment tool. Recent estimations for European countries
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- Robert J. MacCulloch & Rafael Di Tella & Andrew J. Oswald, 2001.
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KeywordsPoverty; poverty measures; Misery Index;
- I32 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - Measurement and Analysis of Poverty
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