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Poverty from space : using high-resolution satellite imagery for estimating economic well-being (English)

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Can features extracted from high spatial resolution satellite imagery accurately estimate poverty and economic well-being? This paper investigates this question by extracting object and texture features from satellite images of Sri Lanka, which are used... See More +

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  • Engstrom, Ryan; Hersh, Jonathan Samuel; Newhouse, David Locke;
  • 2017/12/19 08:58:00
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS8284
  • 1
  • 1
  • Sri Lanka
  • South Asia
  • 2017/12/19 07:53:37
  • Disclosed
  • Poverty from space : using high-resolution satellite imagery for estimating economic well-being
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