Methodological challenges in building composite indexes: Linking theory to practice
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KeywordsComposite Indicator; Food Security; Data Aggregation; Data Imputation; Normalization; Weighting; FAO; Development; Economics;
- C18 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Methodolical Issues: General
- C81 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs - - - Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Microeconomic Data; Data Access
- F63 - International Economics - - Economic Impacts of Globalization - - - Economic Development
- Q1 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture
- Q19 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - Other
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