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Counting the poor : new thinking about European poverty measures and lessons for the United States

Author: Douglas J Besharov; Kenneth A Couch
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2012.
Series: International policy exchange series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With contributions from the world's foremost authorities on social measurement, this volume promises to be the definitive reference for poverty researchers and policymakers seeking to disengage  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas J Besharov; Kenneth A Couch
ISBN: 9780199860586 0199860580
OCLC Number: 756377468
Description: xii, 434 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The OECD approach to measuring income distribution and poverty / Michael F. Förster and Marco Mira d'Ercole --
Income indicators for the EU's social inclusion strategy / Isabelle Maquet and David Stanton --
Deconstructing European poverty measures / Richard V. Burkhauser --
Accounting for the distributional effects of noncash public benefits / Holly Sutherland and Panos Tsakloglou --
Accounting for imputed and capital income flows / Joachim R. Frick and Markus M. Grabka --
Accounting for employee benefits / Neil Gilbert --
Impressionistic realism : a European focus on US poverty measurement / David S. Johnson --
Minimum-income benefits in OECD countries / Herwig Immervoll --
Social assistance schemes in developing countries / Margaret Grosh, Carlo del Ninno, and Emil Tesliuc --
Europe's other poverty measures : absolute thresholds underlying social assistance / Richard Bavier --
Asset-based measurement of poverty / Andrea Brandolini, Silvia Magri, and Timothy M. Smeeding --
Consumption-based measures in developing nations : lessons from Brazil / Peter Lanjouw --
Alternatives to income-based measures of poverty / Kenneth A. Couch --
Developing and learning from EU measures of social inclusion / Eric Marlier [and others] --
Using nonmonetary deprivation indicators to analyze European poverty and social exclusion / Brian Nolan and Christoper T. Whelan --
Poverty redefined as low consumption and low wealth, not just low income : psychological consequences in Australia and Germany / Bruce Headey, Peter Krause, and Gert G. Wagner --
Anomalies in European measures of poverty and social exclusion / Neil Gilbert --
New comparative measures of income, material deprivation, and well-being / Timothy M. Smeeding.
Series Title: International policy exchange series.
Responsibility: edited by Douglas J. Besharov, Kenneth A. Couch.

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