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Measuring the real size of the World economy : the framework, methodology, and research of the International Comparison Program (ICP) (English)

The International Comparison Program (ICP) has become not only the largest international statistical program in the world, but also the most complex. ... See More +

Publication 79451 JAN 01, 2013

Blades, Derek; Chen, Shaohua; Coonan, James; Deaton, Angus S. Disclosed

Development economics through the decades : a critical look at 30 years of the World Development Report (Russian)

The World Development Report (WDR) has become such a fixture that it is easy to forget the circumstances under which it was born and the Bank's motivation for producing such a report at that time. ... See More +

Publication 47108 OCT 18, 2012

Yusuf, Shahid; Deaton, Angus; Dervis, Kemal; Easterly, William; Ito, Takatoshi; Stiglitz, Joseph E.; English Disclosed

Consumer price indexes, purchasing power parity exchange rates, and updating : seventh technical advisory group meeting (September 17-18, 2012) (English)

Purchasing power parities (PPPs) are calculated at each round of the international comparison program (ICP), using multilateral, symmetric, and transitive price indexes. ... See More +

Working Paper 90732 SEP 18, 2012

Deaton, Angus Disclosed

Calibrating measurement uncertainty in purchasing power parity exchange rates (English)

This report is a product of the seventh meeting of the 2011 ICP Technical Advisory Group (TAG) that was held from September 17 to 18, 2012 at the World Bank in Washington, DC. ... See More +

Working Paper 90723 AUG 17, 2012

Deaton, Angus Disclosed

Using unit-values to assess spatial price differences : evidence from India and Brazil - fifth technical advisory group meeting (April 18-19, 2011) (English)

The 2005 round of the international comparison program (ICP) left unresolved the question of within-country differences in price levels, something that is plausibly important in large poor countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 90628 APR 19, 2011

Deaton, Angus; Dupriez, Olivier Disclosed

Perspectives on poverty in India : stylized facts from survey data : Main report (English)

This report's objective is to develop the evidence base for policy making in relation to poverty reduction. It produces a diagnosis of the broad nature of the poverty problem and its trends in India, focusing on both consumption poverty and human development outcomes. ... See More +

Publication 57428 APR 13, 2011

Lanjouw, Peter; Murgai, Rinku; May, Ernesto; Zagha, N. Roberto; Pigato, Miria; Vishwanath, Tara; Yoshida, Nobuo; Rascon, Ericka; Das, Jishnu; Dutta, Puja Vasudeva; Das, Maitreyi; Kapoor, Soumya; Joddar, Pinaki; Jaison, Shiny; Soni, Rita; Sriram, Jyoti; Datt, Gaurav; Ravallion, Martin; Deaton, Angus; Himanshu; Dubey, Amaresh; Crost, Benjamin; de Janvry, Alain; Sadoulet, Elisabeth; Dercon, Stefan; Krutikova, Sonya; Kapur, Davesh; Witsoe, Jeffrey; Hall, Gillett; Nikitin, Denis Disclosed

Perspectives on poverty in India : stylized facts from survey data (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)

This report's objective is to develop the evidence base for policy making in relation to poverty reduction. It produces a diagnosis of the broad nature of the poverty problem and its trends in India, focusing on both consumption poverty and human development outcomes. ... See More +

Publication 57428 JAN 01, 2011

Lanjouw, Peter; Murgai, Rinku; May, Ernesto; Zagha, N. Roberto; Pigato, Miria; Vishwanath, Tara; Yoshida, Nobuo; Rascon, Ericka; Das, Jishnu; Dutta, Puja Vasudeva; Das, Maitreyi; Kapoor, Soumya; Joddar, Pinaki; Jaison, Shiny; Soni, Rita; Sriram, Jyoti; Datt, Gaurav; Ravallion, Martin; Deaton, Angus; Himanshu; Dubey, Amaresh; Crost, Benjamin; de Janvry, Alain; Sadoulet, Elisabeth; Dercon, Stefan; Krutikova, Sonya; Kapur, Davesh; Witsoe, Jeffrey; Hall, Gillett; Nikitin, Denis Disclosed

Poverty related issues for the 2011 ICP round (English)

In conjunction with the TAG in the last round, Olivier Dupriez and author developed a methodology for combining basic head parities for consumption from the ICP with household survey data so as to derive a set of PPPPs, P4s, or poverty-weighted purchasing power parity exchange rates. ... See More +

Working Paper 90477 FEB 19, 2010

Deaton, Angus Disclosed

Development economics through the decades : a critical look at 30 years of the World Development Report (English)

The World Development Report (WDR) has become such a fixture that it is easy to forget the circumstances under which it was born and the Bank's motivation for producing such a report at that time. ... See More +

Publication 47108 DEC 16, 2008

Yusuf, Shahid; Deaton, Angus; Dervis, Kemal; Easterly, William; Ito, Takatoshi; Stiglitz, Joseph E.; Russian Disclosed

The World Bank research observer 23 (2) (English)

Symposium on foreign direct investment (FDI); collecting the pieces of the FDI knowledge spillovers puzzle; by Roger Smeets; can survey evidence shed light on spillovers from FDI? ... See More +

Publication 54866 AUG 01, 2008

Jimenez, Emmanuel; Feder, Gershon; Collins, Susan; Deaton, Angus; Eichengreen, Barry; Ndulu, Benno; Pack, Howard; Serven, Luis; Shetty, Sudhir; Walton, Michael Disclosed

An evaluation of World Bank Research, 1998 - 2005 (English)

This evaluation of World Bank research between 1998 and 2005 was carried out by a panel consisting of Abhijit Banerjee (MIT), Angus Deaton (Princeton, chair), Nora Lustig (UNDP), and Kenneth Rogoff (Harvard.) ... See More +

Working Paper 86003 SEP 24, 2006

Banerjee, Abhijit; Deaton, Angus; Lustig, Nora; Rogoff, Ken; Hsu, Edward Disclosed

Data and dogma : the great Indian poverty debate (English)

What happened to poverty in India in the 1990s has been fiercely debated, both politically and statistically. The debate has run parallel to the wider debate about globalization and poverty in the 1990s and is also an important part of that debate. ... See More +

Journal Article 76750 SEP 01, 2005

Deaton, Angus; Kozel, Valerie Disclosed

The World Bank research observer 20 (2) (English)

This issue includes the following: globalization, poverty, and inequality since 1980 by David Dollar; data and dogma: the great Indian poverty debate by Angus Deaton and Valerie Kozel; insights on development from the economics of happiness by Carol Graham; housing policy in developing countries: conjectures and refutations by Robert M. ... See More +

Publication 43613 JAN 01, 2005

Dollar, David; Deaton, Angus; Kozel, Valerie; Graham, Carol; Buckley, Robert M.; Kalariclta, Jerry; Montiel, Peter J. Disclosed

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. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3020 APR 30, 2003

Case, Anne; Deaton, Angus

Guidelines for constructing consumption aggregates for welfare analysis (English)

An analyst using household survey data to construct a welfare metric is often confronted with onfronted with An analyst using household survey data to construct a welfare metric is often confronted with a number of theoretical and practical problems. ... See More +

Publication LSM135 MAY 31, 2002

Deaton, Angus; Zaidi, Salman Spanish

Guidelines for constructing consumption aggregates for welfare analysis : Directrices para construir agregados de consumo para analizar el bienestar (Spanish)

An analyst using household survey data to construct a welfare metric is often confronted with onfronted with An analyst using household survey data to construct a welfare metric is often confronted with a number of theoretical and practical problems. ... See More +

Publication LSM135 MAY 01, 2002

Deaton, Angus; Zaidi, Salman English

The World Bank research observer 16 (2) (English)

Counting the world's poor: problems and possible solutions; by Angus Deaton. Comments on "counting the world's poor"; by Martin Ravallion, and T. ... See More +

Publication 23416 SEP 30, 2001

Devarajan, Shantayanan [editor]; Deaton, Angus; Ravallion, Martin; Srinivasan, T.N.; Hayami, Yujir; Murgai, Rinku; Ali, Mubarik; Byerlee, Derek; Desai, Raj M.; Goldberg, Itzhak Disclosed

Counting the world's poor : problems and possible solutions (English)

As recent discussions have made clear, the apparent lack of poverty reduction in the face of historically high rates of economic growth-both in the world as a whole and in specific countries (most notably India)-provides fuel for the argument that economic growth does little to reduce poverty. ... See More +

Journal Article 76664 JAN 01, 2001

Deaton, Angus Disclosed

The analysis of household surveys : a microeconometric approach to development policy (English)

This book is about the analysis of household survey data from developing countries and about how such data can be used to cast light on a range of policy issues. ... See More +

Publication 17140 JUL 31, 1997

Deaton, Angus

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Measuring the real size of the World economy : the framework, methodology, and research of the International Comparison Program (ICP) (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 79451 Publication
Development economics through the decades : a critical look at 30 years of the World Development Report (Russian)
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OCT 18, 2012 47108 Publication English
Consumer price indexes, purchasing power parity exchange rates, and updating : seventh technical advisory group meeting (September 17-18, 2012) (English)
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SEP 18, 2012 90732 Working Paper
Calibrating measurement uncertainty in purchasing power parity exchange rates (English)
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AUG 17, 2012 90723 Working Paper
Using unit-values to assess spatial price differences : evidence from India and Brazil - fifth technical advisory group meeting (April 18-19, 2011) (English)
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APR 19, 2011 90628 Working Paper
Perspectives on poverty in India : stylized facts from survey data : Main report (English)
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APR 13, 2011 57428 Publication
Perspectives on poverty in India : stylized facts from survey data (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 57428 Publication
Poverty related issues for the 2011 ICP round (English)
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FEB 19, 2010 90477 Working Paper
Development economics through the decades : a critical look at 30 years of the World Development Report (English)
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DEC 16, 2008 47108 Publication Russian
The World Bank research observer 23 (2) (English)
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AUG 01, 2008 54866 Publication
An evaluation of World Bank Research, 1998 - 2005 (English)
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SEP 24, 2006 86003 Working Paper
Data and dogma : the great Indian poverty debate (English)
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SEP 01, 2005 76750 Journal Article
The World Bank research observer 20 (2) (English)
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JAN 01, 2005 43613 Publication
Principles of construction of aggregated consumption for analysis well-being : Принципы построения агрегированных показателей потребления в целях анализа благосостояния Авторы вы (Russian)
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JAN 01, 2004 114193 Working Paper
Consumption, health, gender, and poverty (English)
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APR 30, 2003 WPS3020 Policy Research Working Paper
Guidelines for constructing consumption aggregates for welfare analysis (English)
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MAY 31, 2002 LSM135 Publication Spanish
Guidelines for constructing consumption aggregates for welfare analysis : Directrices para construir agregados de consumo para analizar el bienestar (Spanish)
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MAY 01, 2002 LSM135 Publication English
The World Bank research observer 16 (2) (English)
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SEP 30, 2001 23416 Publication
Counting the world's poor : problems and possible solutions (English)
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JAN 01, 2001 76664 Journal Article
The analysis of household surveys : a microeconometric approach to development policy (English)
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JUL 31, 1997 17140 Publication