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Consumption, health, gender, and poverty (English)


Standard methods of measuring poverty assume that an individual is poor if he or she lives in a family whose income or consumption lies below an appropriate poverty line. Such methods provide only limited insight into male and female poverty separately...  See More +


  • Case, Anne; Deaton, Angus; Case, Anne*Deaton, Angus;
  • 2003/04/30
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS3020
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  • South AfricaIndia
  • AfricaSouth Asia
  • 2010/07/01
  • Consumption, health, gender, and poverty
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