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Inequality and the Capability Approach

Tania Burchardt,  Rod Hick,  January 2017
Paper No' CASE/201: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Tags: capability approach; inequality; distribution; advantage; measurement; poverty; income; wealth; multidimensional

How do experts think child poverty should be measured in the UK? An analysis of the Coalition Government’s consultation on child poverty measurement 2012-13

Kitty Stewart,  Nick Roberts,  July 2016
Paper No' CASE/197: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Paper copy now out of print.
Tags: child poverty; poverty measurement; consultation; life chances; uk; dwp

Small-area measures of income poverty

Alex Fenton,  May 2013
Paper No' SPCCWP01: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
This paper considers techniques for measuring the prevalence of income poverty within small areas, or “neighbourhoods”, in Britain.


Tags: area; small-area; small; proxy; neighbourhood; spatial; measurement; cold climate; social policy in a cold climate

On 'Consistent' Poverty

Rod Hick,  December 2012
Paper No' CASE/167: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; methodology, concepts and measures; measurement, concepts and measures; consistent poverty; low income; material deprivation; conceptualisation and measurement of poverty

Definition of equality and framework for measurement: Final Recommendations of the Equalities Review Steering Group on Measurement

Tania Burchardt,  Polly Vizard,  April 2007
Paper No' CASE/120: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

Summary:
Prepared as background papers to assist in the development of the measurement framework for the Equalities Review, this work discusses the challenges in translating capability theory into a practical measurement tool in the context of measuring inequality in Britain in the 21st century.


Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; equality, capabilities and human rights; disability; capability approach; equality; measurement; human; rights

US Poverty Studies and Poverty Measurement: The past 25 years

Howard Glennerster,  October 2000
Paper No' CASE 042: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
Tags: poverty, exclusion and equalities; poverty and social exclusion; methodology, concepts and measures; measurement, concepts and measures; poverty; poverty measurement; united states