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A poor means test ? econometric targeting in Africa (English)

Abstract

Proxy-means testing is a popular method of poverty targeting with imperfect information. In a now widely-used version, a regression for log consumption calibrates a proxy-means test score based on chosen covariates, which is then implemented for targeting...  See More +

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  • Brown, Caitlin Susan; Ravallion, Martin; Van De Walle, Dominique;
  • 2016/12/13 09:38:03
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS7915
  • 1
  • 1
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • 2016/12/13 08:33:07
  • Disclosed
  • A poor means test ? econometric targeting in Africa
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