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Poverty and equity

Jean-Yves Duclos

Poverty and equity

measurement, policy and estimation with DAD

by Jean-Yves Duclos

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Published by Springer in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJean-Yves Duclos, Abdelkrim Araar.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 393 p. :
Number of Pages393
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22734961M
ISBN 100387258930

measures of poverty are presented and discussed, including the research supplemental poverty measure (SPM), the income-to-poverty ratio, a measure of extreme poverty, and an examination of *References for all data included in the Executive Summary are provided in the full report that follows. As the cover suggests, the theme of this week's BMJ is poverty-specifically, socioeconomic deprivation and its relationship to health. Richard Wilkinson-the main proponent of the hypothesis that in developed countries mortality is affected more by relative than absolute living standards-outlines the arguments on p , while in their editorial Andy Haines and Richard Smith urge doctors to play.

The key to the success of students in poverty is ensuring they are provided equitable opportunities. By leading for equity with hope, data-driven decisions, access to curriculum and curriculum-enhancing opportunities, partnerships, and inclusive cultures, we can close the equity gap. This book is the first systematic attempt to address emerging land markets and their implications for poverty, equity, and efficiency across a number of African countries. The high incidence of poverty and the need for increased agricultural productivity remain acute in rural areas of sub-Saharan Africa, where a lack of secure land rights and a growing scarcity of land relative to the size of.

How Poverty and Equity can be addressed to ensure high levels of learning for all students With Dr. Harris you get customized sessions full of concrete and effective strategies presented in an engaging and collaborative format. He is a master trainer who will equip participants with tools and ideas that can be. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty. It assists its members and partners by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development.


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Part I discusses basic fundamental issues of well-being and poverty measurement. The author of several books, including the award-winning book, "On the Fireline," and "Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City," Desmond was awarded a MacArthur "Genius" He is currently the John L.

Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University and Co-Director of the Justice and Poverty Project/5(K). The Poverty and Education Reader book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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Accessories such as /5(K). Poverty indicators include the poverty headcount ratio, poverty gap, and number of poor at both international and national poverty lines.

Inequality indicators include the Gini index and income or consumption distributions. The database includes national, regional and global greggdev.com database is maintained by. Jan 28,  · Poverty is an infection that destroys from without and from within. It creates hunger in children’s lives, it destroys health, it reduces productivity, it increases crime, it drives addiction and self-destructive behavior, it causes abuse, it ruins lives, and it creating anxiety, hopelessness, and pain.

The Poverty and Equity Data Portal is the World Bank Group’s comprehensive source for the latest data on poverty, inequality, and shared prosperity. Paul has published more than 70 articles and has written, co-written, or co-edited twelve books on various aspects of educational equity including Reaching and Teaching Students in Poverty: Strategies for Erasing the Opportunity Gap and Case Studies on.

Preface. The publication of this book is in large part due to the role of Canada's International Development Research Center (IDRC) in encouraging policy-relevant research in the fields of poverty and equity. This book addresses the understanding and alleviation of poverty, inequality, and inequity using a unique and broad mix of concepts, measurement methods, statistical tools, software, and practical exercises.

Part I discusses basic fundamental issues of well-being and poverty measurement. Part II develops an integrated framework for measuring poverty, social welfare. approaches to addressing poverty and equity are shaped by their social values, views on what is affordable, and institutions already in place.

Regardless of choice of policy mix, it is important to integrate poverty and sustainable development policies into countries’ overall development strategies.

The Poverty & Equity Data website allows you to explore data and indicators based on different poverty lines. Through a rich mix of essays, memoirs, and poetry, the contributors to The Poverty and Education Reader bring to the fore the schooling experiences of poor and working class students, highlighting the resiliency, creativity, and educational aspirations of low-income families.

Developed by the Commitment to Equity Institute at Tulane, the book examines both the theory and the practical methods for determining the impact of taxation and public spending on inequality and. The excerpt below, taken from my recent book, Reaching and Teaching Students in Poverty: Strategies for Erasing the Opportunity Gap (Teachers College Press, ), describes what I call Equity Literacy, a framework first used by my super-genius colleague, Katy Swalwell, to describe a kind of literacy youth should learn in school.

I built on her. By John Berry, St. Vincent de Paul of Georgia. I recently finished reading a great book called ‘Rocket Men’ by Robert Kurson (Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man’s First Journey to the Moon, April 3,Random House).

The book tells the story of the first journey to the moon in December of I well remember that incredible mission and the. This book addresses the understanding and alleviation of poverty, inequality, and inequity using a unique and broad mix of concepts, measurement methods, statistical tools, software, and practical exercises.

Part I discusses basic fundamental issues of well-being and poverty measurement. Disrupting Poverty: Five Powerful Classroom Practices commitment to equity, (4) professional accountability for learning, and (5) the courage and will to act.

and others with the background information and the practical tools needed to help students break free from the cycle of poverty. See the book's table of contents and read excerpts. Sep 30,  · This book is the first systematic attempt to address emerging land markets and their implications for poverty, equity, and efficiency across a number of African greggdev.com Edition: 1st Edition.The challenge of ensuring educational equity is formidable.

Our country's international competitors are improving faster than we are educationally, and many are having greater success in closing achievement gaps—which remain stubbornly wide in the United States.

Structural barriers, including inequitable funding systems, impede our progress.ADePT-Health dramatically reduces the time taken to prepare standard health equity tables, and makes more widely accessible all the methods covered in Analyzing Health Equity Using Household Survey Data.

The health module is one of several in ADePT; others include inequality, poverty.