OPHI ARCHIVE

This archive contains all of the Working Papers, Research in Progress papers, Briefings, Methodological Notes, and published journal articles, books or book chapters that have been published by OPHI researchers during their time in OPHI, or based on research done with OPHI.

You may use this page to obtain a citation of OPHI work, or to hotlink to the appropriate page containing the document.

2017

Oldiges, C. (2017). “Measuring malnutrition and dietary diversity: Theory and evidence from India.” OPHI Working Paper 108, University of Oxford

Suppa, N. (2017). “Transitions in poverty and deprivations: An analysis of multidimensional poverty dynamics.” OPHI Working Paper 109, University of Oxford

2016

Alkire, S. (2016). “The capability approach and well-being measurement for public policy.” In M. D. Adler and M. Fleurbaey (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Well-Being and Public Policy. Oxford University Press, 615-644.

Alkire, S. (2016). “Measures of Human Development: Key concepts and properties.” OPHI Working Paper 107, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S., Dorji, L, Gyeltshen, S, and Minten, T. (2016). Child Poverty in Bhutan: Insights from Multidimensional Child Poverty Index and Qualitative Interviews with Poor Children. National Statistics Bureau, Monograph Series 9, Bhutan.

Alkire, S., Jindra, C., Robles, G. et Vaz, A. (2016). “Pauvreté multidimensionnelle en Afrique.” OPHI Briefing 43, University of Oxford. (A translation of the OPHI Briefing 40). Alkire, S., Jindra, C., Robles, G. and Vaz, A. (2016). “Multidimensional Poverty Index – Summer 2016: Brief methodological note and results.” OPHI Briefing 42, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S. and Robles, G. (2016). “Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2016.” OPHI Briefing 41, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S., Jindra, C., Robles, G., and Vaz, A. (2016). “Multidimensional poverty in Africa.” OPHI Briefing 40, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S. (2016). “Towards frequent and accurate poverty data.” OPHI Research in Progress 43c and Data file., University of Oxford.

Alkire, S. and Apablaza, M. (2016). “Multidimensional poverty in Europe 2006–2012: Illustrating a methodology.” OPHI Working Paper 74, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2016). “Dimensional and distributional contributions to multidimensional poverty.” OPHI Working Paper 100, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S. and Robles, G. (2016). “Measuring multidimensional poverty: Dashboards, Union identification, and the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI).” OPHI Research in Progress 46a, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2016). “Identifying destitution through linked subsets of multidimensionally poor: An ordinal approach.” OPHI Working Paper 99, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S., Conconi, A., Robles, G., Roche, J. M., Santos, M. E., Seth, S., and Vaz, A. (2016). “The Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI): 5-year methodological note.” OPHI Briefing 38.

Alkire, S., Dorji, L, Gyeltshen, S, and Minten, T. (2016). Child Poverty in Bhutan: Insights from Multidimensional Child Poverty Index and Qualitative Interviews with Poor Children. National Statistics Bureau, Monograph Series 9, Bhutan.

Alpay, S., Alkire, S., Hammock, J., Bello, A., Robles Aguilar, and Housseini, B. (2016). Multidimensional Poverty Assessment in IDB Sub-Saharan African Member Countries. Report. Economic Research and Policy Department, Islamic Development Bank, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Alpay, S., Alkire, S., Hammock, J., Bello, A., Robles Aguilar, and Housseini, B. (2016). Multidimensional Poverty Assessment in IDB Sub-Saharan African Member Countries. Report. Economic Research and Policy Department, Islamic Development Bank, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Angulo, R. (2016). “From multidimensional poverty measurement to multisector public policy for poverty reduction: lessons from the Colombian case.” OPHI Working Paper 102, University of Oxford.

Castleman, T. (2016). “The role of human recognition in development” in Oxford Development Studies, DOI 10.1080/13600818.2015.1109615 (published online on 25 January 2016). An earlier version published as “Human Recognition and Economic Development: An Introduction and Theoretical Model.” OPHI Working Papers 63, University of Oxford, 2013.

Hammock, J. and Aguilar, J. (2016). “Public private partnership: The Multidimensional Poverty Index.” OPHI Briefing 39.

Ministry of Planning, Development and Reform, Pakistan, OPHI and UNDP. (2016). Multidimensional Poverty in Pakistan. Report. MPDR of Pakistan, OPHI and UNDP.

Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI). (2016). “Chad Multidimensional Deprivation and Vulnerability Survey.” OPHI Working Paper 104, University of Oxford.

Santos, M. E., and Villatoro, P. (2016). “A Multidimensional Poverty Index for Latin America.” Review of Income and Wealth, 2016. First published 11 November 2016, DOI: 10.1111/roiw.12275

Santos, M. E., Dabus, C., and Delbianco, F. (2016). “Growth and poverty revisited from a multidimensional perspective.” OPHI Working Paper 105, University of Oxford.

Seth, S. and McGillivray, M. (2016). “Composite indices, alternative weights, and comparison robustness.” OPHI Working Paper 106, University of Oxford.

Suppa, N. (2016). “Comparing monetary and multidimensional poverty in Germany.” OPHI Working Paper 103, University of Oxford. [WP]

Vaz, A., Pratley, P., and Alkire, S. (2015). “Measuring Women’s Autonomy in Chad Using the Relative Autonomy Index.” Feminist Economics, 22: 264-294. (Published online 29 October 2015). [NO 2016 PDF!]

Wang, X., Feng, H., Xia, Q., and Alkire, S. (2016). “On the relationship between Income Poverty and Multidimensional Poverty in China.” OPHI Working Paper 101, University of Oxford.

Zavaleta, D., Samuel, K., and Mills, C. T. (2016). “Measures of social isolation.” Social Indicators Research, DOI 10.1007/s11205-016-1252-2 (published online 02 February 2016). An earlier version published as “Social Isolation: A Conceptual and Measurement Proposal.” OPHI Working Papers 67, University of Oxford, 2014.

 

2015

Alkire, S. (2015). “Capability Approach and Well-being Measurement for Public Policy.” OPHI Working Papers 94, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S. (2015). Well-being, Happiness, and Public Policy. The Centre for Bhutan Studies and GNH Research. Thimphu, Bhutan.

Alkire, S. and Robles, G. (2015). “High Visibility: How Disaggregated Metrics Help to Reduce Multidimensional Poverty.” OPHI Briefing 28.

Alkire, S. and Robles, G. (2015). “Multidimensional Poverty index – 2015: Brief Methodological Note and Results.” OPHI Briefing 31.

Alkire, S. and Robles, G. (2015). “Multidimensional Poverty index – Winter 2015/16: Brief Methodological Note and Results.” OPHI Briefing 36.

Alkire, S. and Robles, G. (2015). “Poverty maps: Mapping Multidimensional Poverty so policies can fight it efficiently.” OPHI Briefing 37.

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2015). “Multidimensional Poverty Reduction in India between 1999 and 2006: Where and How?” World Development, 72 (2015) 93–108. An earlier version is published as OPHI Working Papers 60, University of Oxford.

Alkire, S. and Shen, Y. (2015). “Exploring Multidimensional poverty in China.” OPHI Briefing 34.

Alkire, S., Conconi, A.,  Robles, G., and Vaz, A. (2015). “Destitution: Who and Where are the Poorest of the Poor?” OPHI Briefing 35.

Alkire, S., Conconi, A., Robles, G., and Seth, S. (2015). “Multidimensional Poverty Index – Winter 2014/2015: Brief Methodological Note.” OPHI Briefing 27.

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Review by W. Krämer in Statistical Papers, July 2015 (DOI 10.1007/s00362-015-0702-2).

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 2 – Framework (OPHI Working Papers 83).

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 3 – Methods (OPHI Working Papers 84).

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 4 – Counting Approaches (OPHI Working Papers 85).

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 5 – AF Methodology (OPHI Working Papers 86). [WP and Chapter scan]

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 6 – Normative Choices (OPHI Working Papers 87). [WP and Chapter scan]

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 7 – Data and Analysis (OPHI Working Papers 88). [WP and Chapter scan]

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 8 – Robustness (OPHI Working Paper 89). [WP and Chapter scan]

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 9 – Distribution and Dynamics (OPHI Working Papers 90). [WP and Chapter scan]

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 10 – Regression Models (OPHI Working Papers 91). [WP and Chapter scan]

Alkire, S., Jindra, C., and Robles Aguilar, G. (2015). “Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2015 – 2 page briefing.” OPHI Briefing 32. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Jindra, C., Robles, G., Seth, S., and Vaz, A. (2015). “Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2015 – 8 page briefing.” OPHI Briefing 33. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., Seth, S., and Sumner, A. (2015). “Identifying the Poorest People and Groups: Strategies Using the Global Multidimensional Poverty Index.” Journal of International Development, 27(3): 362–387. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., and Vaz, A. (2015). “Changes over Time in Multidimensional Poverty: Methodology and Results for 34 Countries.” OPHI Working Paper 76, University of Oxford. [WP]

Angulo Salazar, R. C., Díaz, B. Y., and Pardo Pinzón, R. (2015). “The Colombian Multidimensional Poverty Index: Measuring Poverty in an Public Policy Context.” Social Indicators Research, April 2015. [PublPDF]

Ballon, P. and Duclos, J.-Y. (2015) “Multidimensional Poverty in Sudan and South Sudan.” OPHI Working Paper 93, University of Oxford. [WP]

Diaz, Y., Espinoza, F. A., Markaki, Y., and Sanchez-Cespedes, L. M. (2015). “Targeting Grenada’s Most Deprived Population: A Multidimensional Living Conditions Assessment.” OPHI Working Papers 92, University of Oxford. [WP]

Duclos, J.-Y. and Housseini, B. (2015). “Quality, quantity and Duration of Lives.” Canadian Journal of Economics, 48(1): 1-27. [PublPDF. AAM]

Foster et al. (2013): Foster, J. E., Seth S., Lokshin, M., and Sajaia Z. (2013). A Unified Approach to Measuring Poverty and Inequality: Theory and Practice. The World Bank. [PublPDF]

Mahoozi, H. (2015). “Gender and Spatial Disparity of Multidimensional Poverty in Iran.” OPHI Working Papers 95, University of Oxford. [WP]

OPHI. (2015). “Measuring Multidimensional Poverty: Insights from around the World.” OPHI Briefing 30. [Brief]

OPHI. (2015). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2015+.” OPHI Briefing 29. [Brief]

OPHI. (2015). “Multidimensional poverty measurement for EU-SILC countries.” United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, Conference of European Statisticians. UNECE Working Paper 18. [WP]

OPHI. (2015). “Uncovering Poverty’s Complexities.” Published in UK CDS Making Science Work for Development: Impact Stories 2015. http://www.ukcds.org.uk/the-global-impact-of-uk-research . [AAM-PDF and DOC]

Santos, M. E., Villatoro, P., Mancero, X., and Gerstenfeld, P. (2015). “A Multidimensional Poverty Index for Latin America.” OPHI Working Paper 79, University of Oxford. [WP]

Suppa, N. (2015). “Towards a Multidimensional Poverty Index for Germany.” OPHI Working Papers 98, University of Oxford. [WP]

Tran, V. Q., Alkire, S., and Klasen S. (2015). “Static and Dynamic Disparities between Monetary and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement: Evidence from Vietnam.” OPHI Working Paper 97, University of Oxford. Also published in T. I. Garner , K. S. Short (eds.), Measurement of Poverty, Deprivation, and Economic Mobility (Research on Economic Inequality, Volume 23). Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 249 – 281. [WP and PublPDF]

Tran, V. Q., Alkire, S., and Klasen S. (2015). “Static and Dynamic Disparities between Monetary and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement: Evidence from Vietnam”. In T. I. Garner and K. S. Short (eds.), Measurement of Poverty, Deprivation, and Economic Mobility (Research on Economic Inequality, Volume 23). Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 249 – 281. Also published as OPHI Working Paper 97. [WP and PublPDF]

Vaz, A. (2015). “How Many Children Live in Poverty? An Estimation of Global Child Multidimensional Poverty.” OPHI Research in Progress 45a, University of Oxford. EMBARGOED. [RP and DOC]

Vaz, A., Pratley, P., and Alkire, S. (2015). “Measuring Women’s Autonomy in Chad and its Associations with Breastfeeding Practices Using the Relative Autonomy Index.” OPHI Research in Progress 44a.  [RP and DOC]

Vaz, A., Pratley, P., and Alkire, S. (2015). “Measuring Women’s Autonomy in Chad Using the Relative Autonomy Index.” Feminist Economics, DOI 10.1080/13545701.2015.1108991. [PublPDF, AAM]

Wheatley, A. (2015). “True Calling.” Finance and Development, September 2015, pp. 2–5. [PublPDF]

Zavaleta, D. and Vargas, M. (eds.) (2015). Las dimensiones faltantes en la medición de la pobreza. Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) and Banco de desarrollo de América Latina (CAF).

 

2014

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2014). “Evaluating dimensional and distributional contributions to Multidimensional Poverty.” Social Choice and Welfare Conference 2014, Boston College. Mimeo. [MimeoPDF]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2014). “Inequality – Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies.” UNU-WIDER, 5–6 September, Helsinki. DRAFT. [DraftPDF]

Alkire, S. and Housseini, B. (2014). “Multidimensional Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: Levels and Trends.” OPHI Working Papers 81, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S. and Samman, E. (2014). “Mobilising the Household Data Required to Progress toward the SDGs.” OPHI Working Papers 72, University of Oxford. Also published as SDSN Briefing Paper, September 2014. [WP and Brief]

Alkire, S. and Santos, M. E. (2014). “Measuring Acute Poverty in the Developing World: Robustness and Scope of the Multidimensional Poverty Index.” World Development 59: 251-274. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2014). “Inequality Among the MPI Poor, and Regional Disparity in Multidimensional Poverty: Levels and Trends.” OPHI Briefing 25. [Brief]

Alkire, S. and Vaz, A. (2014). “Reducing Multidimensional Poverty and Destitution: Pace and Patterns.” OPHI Briefing 23. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Apablaza, M., Chakravarty, S. R., and Yalonetzky, G. (2014). “Measuring Chronic Multidimensional Poverty: A Counting Approach”. OPHI Working Papers 75, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S., Chatterjee, M., Conconi, A., Seth, S., and Vaz, A. (2014). “Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2014.” OPHI Briefing 21. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Chatterjee, M., Conconi, A., Seth, S., and Vaz, A. (2014). “Destitution: Who and Where are the Poorest of the Poor?” OPHI Briefing 22. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Chatterjee, M., Conconi, A., Seth, S., and Vaz, A. (2014). “Poverty in Rural and Urban Areas.” OPHI Briefing 24. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Conconi, A., Seth, S., and Vaz, A. (2014). “Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2014 – At A Glance Overview.” OPHI Briefing 20. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Conconi, A., Seth, S., and Vaz, A. (2014). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2014: Brief Methodological Note and Results.” OPHI Briefing 19. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Foster, J. E., Seth, S., Santos, M. E., Roche, J. M., and Ballon, P. (2015). Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, ch. 1 – Introduction (OPHI Working Papers 82). [WP]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., Seth, S., and Sumner, A. (2014). “Identifying the Poorest People and Groups: Strategies Using the Global Multidimensional Poverty Index”. OPHI Working Papers 78, University of Oxford. [Also in Journal of International Development, 27(3) (2015) 362–387.] [WP and PublPDF]

Foster, J.E. (2010). “A Report on Mexican Multidimensional Poverty Measurement.”  In Metodología para la medición multidimensional de la pobreza en México. CONEVAL, 2014. Also as OPHI Working Papers 40, University of Oxford. [WP and CONEVAL PDF]

Klein, E. (2014). “Psychological Agency: Evidence from the Urban Fringe of Bamako”. OPHI Working Papers 69, University of Oxford. Also published in World Development, 64 (2014) 642–653. [WP and PublPDF]

Mills, C., Zavaleta, D., and Samuel, K. (2014). “Shame, Humiliation and Social Isolation: Missing Dimensions of Poverty and Suffering Analysis.” OPHI Working Papers 71, University of Oxford. Also published in R. E, Anderson (ed.), World Suffering and the Quality of Life. New York: Springer, 2015, ch. 19.  [WP]

Morrone, A. (2014). “Measuring Conjoint Vulnerabilities in Italy: An Asset-Based Approach.” OPHI Working Papers 70, University of Oxford. [WP]

Robano, V. and Smith, S. C. (2014). “Multidimensional Targeting and Evaluation: A General Framework with an Application to a Poverty Program in Bangladesh.” OPHI Working Papers 65, University of Oxford. [WP]

Samuel, K., Alkire, S., Hammock, J., Mills, C., and Zavaleta, D. (2014). “Social Isolation and its Relationship to Multidimensional Poverty”. OPHI Working Papers 80, University of Oxford. [WP]

Santos, M. E. (2014). “Measuring Multidimensional Poverty in Latin America: Previous Experience and the Way Forward.” OPHI Working Papers 66, University of Oxford. [WP]

Santos, M. E. and Santos, G. (2014). “Composite Indices of Development.” In: B. Currie-Alder, R. Kanbur, D. M. Malone, R. Medhora (eds.), International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects. Oxford University Press, ch. 8. [AAM and scan]

Santos, Maria Emma (2014), “El Indice Multidimensional y Trampas de Pobreza en el Cono Sur”, Problemas del Desarrollo 178(45): 89-112. [PublPDF and AAM]

Seth, S. and Alkire, S. (2014). “Did Poverty Reduction Reach the Poorest of the Poor? Assessment Methods in the Counting Approach.” OPHI Working Papers 77, University of Oxford. [WP]

Seth, S. and Alkire, S. (2014). “Measuring and Decomposing Inequality among the Multidimensionally Poor Using Ordinal Data: A Counting Approach.” OPHI Working Papers 68, University of Oxford. [WP]

Vaz, A. (2014). “Are Children among the Poorest?” OPHI Briefing 26. [Brief]

Yalonetzky, G. (2014). “Conditions for the Most Robust Multidimensional Poverty Comparisons Using Counting Measures and Ordinal Variables”. Social Choice and Welfare, 43(4): 773–807. Also published in 2012 as ECINEQ Working Paper 2012–257, and in 2011 as OPHI Working Papers 44b (2011). [PublPDF and WP]

Zavaleta, D., Samuel, K., and Mills, C. (2014). “Social Isolation: A Conceptual and Measurement Proposal.” OPHI Working Papers 67, University of Oxford. Also published as “Measures of Social Isolation” in Social Indicators Research (published online on 02 February 2016), DOI: 10.1007/s11205-016-1252-2. [WP, PublPDF]

 

2013

Agbodji, A. E., Batana, Y. M., and Ouedraogo, D. (2013). “Gender Inequality in Multidimensional Welfare Deprivation in West Africa: The Case of Burkina Faso and Togo.” OPHI Working Papers 64, University of Oxford. Also published as The World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 6522, 2013. [OPHI WP and WB WP]

Alkire, S. and Roche, J. M. (2013). “How Multidimensional Poverty Went Down: Dynamics and Comparisons.” OPHI Briefing 16. [Brief]

Alkire, S. and Santos, M. E. (2013) “A Multidimensional Approach: Poverty Measurement and Beyond.” Social Indicators Research 112(2): 239–257. [PublPDF].

Alkire, S. and Santos, M. E. (2013). “Measuring Acute Poverty in the Developing World: Robustness and Scope of the Multidimensional Poverty Index.” OPHI Working Papers 59, University of Oxford. Supplementary data. Also published in World Development 59 (2014) 251–274. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2013). “Identifying BPL Households: A Comparison of Methods.” Economic and Political Weekly, 48(2): 49–57. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2013). “Multidimensional Poverty Reduction in India 1999-2006: Slower Progress for the Poorest Groups.” OPHI Briefing 15. [Brief]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2013). “Multidimensional Poverty Reduction in India Between 1999 and 2006: Where and How?” OPHI Working Papers 60, University of Oxford. Also published in World Development, 72 (2015) 93–108. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2013). “Selecting a Targeting Method to Identify BPL Households in India.” Social Indicators Research 112(2): 417–446. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Sumner, A. (2013). “Multidimensional Poverty and the Post-2015 MDGs.” OPHI Briefing 11. [Brief]

Alkire, S. and Sumner, A. (2013). “Multidimensional Poverty and the Post-2015 MDGs.” Development, 56(1): 46–51. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S., Conconi, A., and Roche, J. M. (2013). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2013: Brief Methodological Note and Results.” OPHI Briefing 12. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Meinzen-Dick, R., Peterman, A., et al. (2013). “The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index.” World Development 52 (2013) 71-91. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S., Meinzen-Dick, R., Peterman, A., et al. (2013). “The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index.” OPHI Working Papers 58, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., and Seth, S. (2013). “Identifying the ‘Bottom Billion’: Beyond National Averages.” OPHI Briefing 14. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., and Seth, S. (2013). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2013.” OPHI Briefing 13. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., and Sumner, A. (2013). “Where Do the World’s Multidimensionally Poor People Live?” OPHI Working Papers 61, University of Oxford. [WP]

Angulo Salazar, R. C., Díaz, B. Y., and Pardo Pinzón, R. (2013). “A Counting Multidimensional Poverty Index in Public Policy Context: The Case of Colombia.” OPHI Working Papers 62, University of Oxford. A later version of this paper is published in Social Indicators Research, April 2015. [WP]

Apablaza, M. and Yalonetzky, G. (2013). “Decomposing Multidimensional Poverty Dynamics.” Young Lives Working Paper 101. [WP]

Azevedo, V. and Robles, M. (2013). “Multidimensional Targeting: Identifying Beneficiaries of Conditional Cash Transfer Programs.” Social Indicators Research 112(2): 447–475. [PublPDF]

Bárcena-Martin, E. and Silber, J. (2012). “On the Generalization and Decomposition of the Bonferroni Index.” Social Choice and Welfare 41 (2013) 763–787. [PublPDF]

Batana, Y. M. (2013). “Multidimensional Measurement of Poverty among Women in Sub-Saharan Africa.” Social Indicators Research, 112(2) (2013) 337-362. [PublPDF]

Battiston, D., Cruces, G., Lopez-Calva, L. F., Lugo, M. A., and Santos, M. E. (2013). “Income and Beyond: Multidimensional Poverty in Six Latin American Countries”. Social Indicators Research, 112(2) (2013) 291-314. [PublPDF]

Bennett, C.J. and Mitra, S. (2011). “Multidimensional Poverty: Measurement, Estimation, and Inference.” Econometric Reviews 32(1) (2013) 57-83. [PublPDF]

Castleman, T. (2013). “Human Recognition and Economic Development: An Introduction and Theoretical Model.” OPHI Working Papers 63, University of Oxford. Also published as “The role of human recognition in development” in Oxford Development Studies (published online on 22 January 2016), DOI: 10.1080/13600818.2015.1109615. [WP, PublPDF]

Foster, J. and Santos, M. E. (2013). “Measuring Chronic Poverty”. In: G. Betti and A. Lemmi (eds.) Poverty and Social Exclusion: New Methods of Analysis. Routledge, ch. 8. [Pre-print. AAM. Scan]

Foster, J. E., McGillivray, M., and Seth, S. (2013). ‘Composite Indices: Rank Robustness, Statistical Association and Redundancy’. Econometric Reviews, 32(1): 35–56. [PublPDF]

Foster, J. E., Seth S., Lokshin, M., and Sajaia Z. (2013). A Unified Approach to Measuring Poverty and Inequality: Theory and Practice. The World Bank. [PublPDF]

Mitra, S. (2013). “Towards a Multidimensional Measure of Governance.” Social Indicators Research 112(2): 477–496. [PublPDF]

O’Reilly, J., Nazio, T., and Roche, J. M. (2013). “Compromising Conventions: Attitudes of Dissonance and Indifference towards Full-Time Maternal Employment in Denmark, Spain, Poland and the UK.” Work, Employment and Society 0(0): 1–21. [PublPDF]

OPHI. (2013). “Constructing a Multidimensional Poverty Measure.” OPHI Briefing 18. [Brief]

OPHI. (2013). “Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) 2013”. OPHI Briefing 17. [Brief]

Roche, J. M. (2013). “Estratificación social en Venezuela: revelando la estructura latente a la desigualdad en ‘capacidades,’” en M. Parra de Niño y V. Zubillaga (Eds.) Hacer sociología en Venezuela juntos con Alberto Gruson. Caracas: Universidad Católica Andrés Bello. [PublPDF]

Roche, J. M. (2013). “Monitoring Progress in Child Poverty Reduction: Methodological Insights and Illustration to the Case Study of Bangladesh.” OPHI Working Paper 57, University of Oxford. [See also next record.] [WP]

Roche, J. M. (2013). “Monitoring Progress in Child Poverty Reduction: Methodological Insights and Illustration to the Case Study of Bangladesh.” Social Indicators Research 112(2): 363–390. [PublPDF]

Samman, E. (ed.) (2013). “Eradicating Global Poverty: A Noble Goal, But How Do We Measure It?” – with contributions from M. Ravallion, L. Pritchett, S. Klasen, S. Alkire, A. Lenhardt, and E. Letouzé. Development Progress Working Paper 02. [WP]

Samman, E. and Santos, M. E. (2013). “Poor and Dissatisfied? Income Poverty, Poverty Transitions and Life Satisfaction in Chile.” Journal of Poverty and Social Justice 21(1): 19–31. [PublPDF and AAM]

Santos, M. E. (2013). “Tracking Poverty Reduction in Bhutan: Income Deprivation Alongside Deprivation in Other Sources of Happiness.” Social Indicators Research 112(2): 259­–290. [PublPDF]

Seth, S. (2013). ‘A Class of Distribution and Association Sensitive Multidimensional Welfare Indices’. Journal of Economic Inequality, 11(2): 133–162. [PublPDF]

Trani, J._F., Biggeri, M., and Mauro, V. (2013). “The Multidimensionality of Child Poverty: Evidence from Afganistan.” Social Indicators Research, 112(2): 391–416. [PublPDF]

Yalonetzky, G. (2013). “Stochastic Dominance with Ordinal Variables: Conditions and a Test.” Econometric Reviews, 32(1): 126-163. [PublPDF]

Yu, J. (2013). “Multidimensional Poverty in China: Findings Based on the CHNS.” Social Indicators Research 112(2): 315–336. [PublPDF]

 

2012

Alkire, S. and Robles Aguilar, G. (2012). “Least Developed Countries and the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI).” OPHI Briefing 10. [Brief]

Alkire, S. and Roche, J. M. (2012). ‘Beyond Headcount: Measures that Reflect the Breadth and Components of Child Poverty’, in A. Minujin and S. Nandy (eds.), Global Child Poverty and Well-Being: Measurement, Concepts, Policy and Action. The Policy Press, ch. 5. [Scan]

Alkire, S. and Roche, J. M. (2012). “Beyond Headcount: The Alkire-Foster Approach to Multidimensional Child Poverty Measurement.” In: I. Ortiz, L. M. Daniels, and S. Engilbertsdóttir (eds.), Child Poverty and Inequality: New Perspectives. UNICEF, Division of Policy and Practice. New York, 2012, pp. 18–22. Also published in A. Minujin and S. Nandy (eds.), Global Child Poverty and Well-Being: Measurement, Concepts, Policy and Action. Bristol: The Policy Press, 2012, pp. 103–134. [WP. Ortiz Scan. Minujin Scan]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2012). “Identifying BPL Households: A Comparison of Methods.” OPHI Working Papers 54, University of Oxford. Also published in Economic and Political Weekly, 48(2): 49–57. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2012). “Selecting a Targeting Method to Identify BPL Households in India.” OPHI Working Papers 53, University of Oxford. Also published in Social Indicators Research 112(2): 417–446. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S., Ura, K., and Zangmo, T. (2012. “GNH and the GNH Index: A Short Guide to Gross National Happiness Index,” with Karma Ura and Tshoki Zangmo. Centre for Bhutan Studies Publication. 2012. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S., Ura, K., and Zangmo, T. (2012). “Case study: Bhutan Gross National Happiness and the GNH index.” In: J. Helliwell, R. Layard, and J. Sachs (eds.), World Happiness Report , pp.  108-147. New York: Colombia University. [PublPDF]

Asadullah, M. N. and Yalonetzky, G. (2012). “Inequality of Educational Opportunity in India: Changes Over Time and Across States”. World Development 40(6): 1151–1163. Also published in 2010 as IZA Working Paper 5146. [PublPDF]

Bárcena-Martin, E. and Silber, J. (2012). “On the Generalization and Decomposition of the Bonferroni Index.” OPHI Working Papers 51, University of Oxford. Also in Social Choice and Welfare 41 (2013) 763–787. [WP and PublPDF]

Calvo, C. and Fernandez, F. (2012). “Measurement Errors and Multidimensional Poverty.” OPHI Working Papers 50, University of Oxford. [WP]

Foster, J.E. and Santos, M.E. (2012). “Measuring Chronic Poverty.” OPHI Working Papers 52, University of Oxford. Also in G. Betti and A. Lemmi (eds.) Poverty and Social Exclusion: New Methods of Analysis, Routledge 2013, ch. 8. [WP. AAM]

Foster, J., Horowitz, A. W., and Méndez, F. (2012). “An Axiomatic Approach to the Measurement of Corruption: Theory and Applications.” World Bank Economic Review, 26(2): 217–235, 2012. [PublPDF]

Foster, J.E., McGillivray, M. and Seth, S. (2012). “Rank Robustness of Composite Indices: Dominance and Ambiguity.” OPHI Working Papers 26b, University of Oxford. [WP]

Levine, S., Muwonge, J., and Batana, Y. M. (2012). A Robust Multidimensional Poverty Profile for Uganda.” OPHI Working Papers 55, University of Oxford. [WP]

Nussbaumer, P.,  Bazilian, M., Modi, V., and Yumkella, K. K. (2011). “Measuring Energy Poverty: Focusing on What Matters.” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16(1): 231–243, 2012. [PublPDF]

OPHI. (2012). “Measuring Multidimensional Deprivations and Living Conditions Based on Survey Data.” OPHI Briefing 09. [Brief]

OPHI. (2012). “Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index – Brochure.” OPHI Briefing 08. [Brief]

Porter, C. and Quinn, N. N. (2012). “Normative Choices and Tradeoffs When Measuring Poverty over Time.” OPHI Working Papers 56, University of Oxford. [WP]

Ura et al. (2012): Ura, K., Alkire, S., Zangmo, T., and Wangdi, K. (2012). An Extensive Analysis of The Gross National Happiness Index. Centre of Bhutan Studies. [PublPDF]

Yalonetzky, G. (2012). “Conditions for the Most Robust Poverty Comparisons Using Counting Measures and Ordinal Variables.” ECINEQ Working Paper 2012-257. Also published in  Social Choice and Welfare 43(4) (2014) 773–807. [ECINEQ WP. SCW PublPDF]

Yalonetzky, G. (2012). “A Dissimilarity Index of Multidimensional Inequality of Opportunity.” Journal of Economic Inequality, 10 (3): 343-373, 2012. [PublPDF]

 

2011

Alkire, S. (2011). “Multidimensional Poverty and its Discontents.” OPHI Working Papers 46, University of Oxford. Also in A. Aglietta, Alkire, S., and Bourguignon, F., Clark, A. E., Deaton, A., and Senik, C. (eds.), Measure for Measure: How Well Do We Measure Development? Proceedings of the 8th AFD-EUDN Conference. Paris, December 1st, 2010. Agence française de développement, 2011. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2011). “Multidimensional Poverty and its Discontents.” In: R. Peccoud (ed.), Measure for Measure: How Well Do We Measure Development?” Proceedings of the 8th AFD-EUDN Conference, Paris, December 1st, 2010. EUDN, ch. 6. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2011). “Counting and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement.” Journal of Public Economics, 95(7–8): 476–487. [PublPDF. AAM]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2011). “Understandings and Misunderstandings of Multidimensional Poverty Measurement.” OPHI Working Papers 43, University of Oxford. [See also the next record.] [WP]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2011). “Understandings and Misunderstandings of Multidimensional Poverty Measurement.” Journal of Economic Inequality 9(2): 289–314. [PublPDF. AAM]

Alkire, S. and Roche, J.M. (2011). “Beyond Headcount: Measures that Reflect the Breadth and Components of Child Poverty.” OPHI Working Papers 45, University of Oxford. Also published in A. Minujin and S. Nandy (eds.), Global Child Poverty and Well-Being: Measurement, Concepts, Policy and Action. Bristol: The Policy Press, 2012, pp. 103–134. [WP. Scan]

Alkire, S.,  Foster, J. and Santos, M.E. (2011). “Where Did Identification Go?” OPHI Working Papers 43b, University of Oxford.  Also published in Journal of Economic Inequality (JEI) 9: 501-505. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., Santos, M. E., and Seth, S. (2011). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2011: Brief Methodological Note.” OPHI Briefing 05. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., Santos, M. E., and Seth, S. (2011). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2011 – Two Page Briefing.” OPHI Briefing 06. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Roche, J. M., Santos, M. E., and Seth, S. (2011). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2011 – Research Brief.” OPHI Briefing 07. [Brief]

Bennett, C.J. and Mitra, S. (2011). “Multidimensional Poverty: Measurement, Estimation, and Inference.” OPHI Working Papers 47, University of Oxford. Also published in Econometric Reviews 32(1) (2013) 57-83. [WP and PublPDF]

Fleurbaey, M. (2011). “Willingness-To-Pay and the Equivalent Approach.” Revue d’Économie Politique, 121(1) (2011) 35–58. [PublPDF]

Nussbaumer, P.,  Bazilian, M., Modi, V., and Yumkella, K. K. (2011). “Measuring Energy Poverty: Focusing on What Matters.” OPHI Working Papers 42, University of Oxford. Also published in Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16(1): 231–243, 2012. [WP and PublPDF]

Ravallion, M. (2011). “On Multidimensional Indices of Poverty.” The Journal of Economic Inequality, 9(2): 235–248. [PublPDF]

Santos, M. E. (2011). “Human Capital and the Quality of Education in a Poverty Trap Model.” Oxford Development Studies, 39(1): 25–47. [PublPDF. AAM]

Silva-Leander, S. (2011). “On the Possibility of Measuring Freedom: A Kantian Perspective.” OPHI Working Papers 49, University of Oxford. [WP]

Silva-Leander, S. (2011). “Revealed Meta-Preferences: Axiomatic Foundations of Normative Assessments in the Capability Approach.” OPHI Working Papers 48, University of Oxford. [WP]

Yalonetzky, G. (2011). “Conditions for the Most Robust Poverty Comparisons Using the Alkire-Foster Family of Measures (revised and updated)” OPHI Working Papers 44b,  University of Oxford. A more general version is published in Social Choice and Welfare 43(4) (2014) 773–807, and as ECINEQ Working Paper 2012-257. [OPHI-WP. ECINEQ-WP. SCW-PublPDF]

 

2010

Alkire, S. (2010). “The Multidimensional Poverty Index and the Millennium Development Goals: Showing Interconnections.” OPHI Briefing 04. [Brief]

Alkire, S. (2010). “Human Development: Definitions, Critiques, and Related Concepts.” OPHI Working Papers 36, University of Oxford. Also in Human Development Research Paper 2010/01, UNDP. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2010). “Multidimensional Poverty and its Discontent.” In Measure for Measure: How Well Do We Measure Development? Proceedings of the 8th AFD-EUDN Conference 2010, edited by R. Peccoud. Paris, pp. 53-96. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2010). “Instrumental Freedoms and Human Capabilities.” In: S. L. Esquith and F. Gifford (eds.) Capabilities, Power, and Institutions. The Pennsylvanian State University Press, ch. 1. [Scan]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2010). “Designing the Inequality-Adjusted Human Development Index (HDI).” Human Development Research Paper 2010/28, UNDP. Also published as OPHI Working Papers 37, University of Oxford. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Santos, M.E. (2010). “Acute Multidimensional Poverty: A New Index for Developing Countries.” OPHI Working Papers 38, University of Oxford. Also in Human Development Research Paper 2010/11, UNDP. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Santos, M. E. (2010). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2010 – Research Briefing.” OPHI Briefing 01. [Brief]

Alkire, S. and Santos, M. E. (2010). “Multidimensional Poverty Index 2010 – Two Page Briefing.” OPHI Briefing 02. [Brief]

Alkire, S., Santos, M. E., Seth, S., and Yalonetzky, G. (2010). “Is the Multidimensional Poverty Index Robust to Different Weights?” OPHI Briefing 03. [Brief]

Asadullah, M. N. and Yalonetsky, G. (2010). “Inequality of Educational Opportunity in India: Cganges over Time and across States.” IZA Discussion Paper No. 5146. Also published in 2012 in World Development 40(6): 1151–1163. [IZA DP]

Cassar, L. (2010). “Revisiting Informality: Evidence from Employment Characteristics and Job Satisfaction in Chile.” OPHI Working Papers 41, University of Oxford. [WP]

Esposito, L. and Chiappero-Martinetti, E. (2010). “Multidimensional Poverty: Restricted and Unrestricted Hierarchy among Poverty Dimensions.” Journal of Applied Economics, 13(2) (2010) 181-204. [PublPDF]

Foster, J. (1993, revised in 2010). “Notes on Effective Freedom.” OPHI Working Papers 34, University of Oxford. [WP]

Foster, J. (2010). “Freedom, Opportunity and Wellbeing.” OPHI Working Papers 35, University of Oxford. Also published in K. J. Arrow, A. Sen, and K. Suzumura (eds.), Handbook of Social Choice and Welfare, volume 2. Elsevier, 2012, ch. 24. [WP. Scan]

Foster, J.E. (2010). “A Report on Mexican Multidimensional Poverty Measurement.” OPHI Working Papers 40, University of Oxford. Also in Metodología para la medición multidimensional de la pobreza en México. CONEVAL, 2014. [WP and CONEVAL-PDF]

Foster, J. and Wolfson, M. C. (2010). “Polarization and the Decline of the Middle Class: Canada and the US.” The Journal of Economic Inequality, 8(2): 247–273. [PublPDF]

Yalonetzky, G. (2010). “A Dissimilarity Index of Multidimensional Inequality of Opportunity (revised and updated).” OPHI Working Papers 39, University of Oxford. Also in Journal of Economic Inequality, 10 (3): 343-373, 2012. [WP and PublPDF]

 

2009

Alkire, S. (2009). “Development: ‘A Misconceived Theory Can Kill’.” In: C. W. Morris (ed.), Amartya Sen: Contemporary Philosophy in Focus. Cambridge University Press, p. 191-120. Also published in 2008 as OPHI Working Paper 11. [WP and Scan]

Alkire, S. (2009). “The Capability Approach as a Development Paradigm?” In: E. Chiappero-Martinetti (ed.), Debating Global Society Reach and Limits of the Capability Approach. SIPIEL, Milan, pp. 31-60. [Scan]

Alkire, S. and Deneulin, S. (2009). “A Normative Framework for Development.” In: S. Deneulin and L. Shahani (eds.), An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach: Freedom and Agency. Earthscan and International Development Research Centre, London, ch. 1. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Deneulin, S. (2009). “Human Development and Capability Approach.” In: S. Deneulin and L. Shahani (eds.), An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach: Freedom and Agency. Earthscan and International Development Research Centre, London, ch. 2. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2009). “Counting and Multidimensional Poverty.” In: J. von Braun, R. Vargas Hill, and R. Pandya-Lorch (eds.) The Poorest and Hungry: Assessments, Analyses, and Actions. International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, D.C., ch. 3. [Scan]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2009). “Counting and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement (revised and updated).” OPHI Working Papers 32, University of Oxford. Also published in Journal of Public Economics, 95(7–8): 476–487. [WP. PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (revised in 2009). “Counting and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement (short version).” OPHI Working Papers 07.5, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S. and Santos, M. E. (2009). “Poverty and Inequality Measurement.” In: S. Deneulin and L. Shahani (eds.), An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach: Freedom and Agency. Earthscan and International Development Research Centre, London, ch. 6. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S., Bastagli F., Burchardt T., Clark D., Holder H., Ibrahim S., Munoz M., Terrazas P., Tsang T., and Vizard P. (2009). “Developing the Equality Measurement Framework: Selecting the Indicators.” Research Report 31. Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission. [Chapter PDFs]

Battiston, D., Cruces, G., et al. (2009). “Income and Beyond: Multidimensional Poverty in Six Latin American Countries.” OPHI Working Papers 17, University of Oxford. Also published in Social Indicators Research, 112(2) (2013) 291-314. [WP]

Foster, J. and Wolfson, M. C. (1992, revised in August 2009). “Polarization and the Decline of the Middle Class: Canada and the US.” OPHI Working Papers 31, University of Oxford. Also published in The Journal of Economic Inequality, 8(2): 247–273. [WP. PublPDF]

Foster, J., Horowitz, A. W., and Méndez, F. (2009). “An Axiomatic Approach to the Measurement of Corruption: Theory and Applications.” OPHI Working Papers 29, University of Oxford. Also published in the World Bank Economic Review, 26(2): 217–235, 2012. [WP. PublPDF]

Foster, J., McGillivray, M. and Seth, S. (2009). “Rank Robustness of Composite Indices.” OPHI Working Papers 26, University of Oxford. Aversion of this paper is published as ‘Composite Indices: Rank Robustness, Statistical Association and Redundancy’. Econometric Reviews, 32(1): 35–56, 2013. [WP. PublPDF]

Lugo, M. A. and Maasoumi, E. (2008, revised 2009). “Multidimensional Poverty Measures from an Information Theory Perspective.” OPHI Working Papers 10, University of Oxford. [WP]

Santos, M. E. (2009). “Human Capital and the Quality of Education in a Poverty Trap Model.” OPHI Working Papers 30, University of Oxford. Also published in Oxford Development Studies, 39(1) 2011, pp. 25–47. [WP. PublPDF. AAM]

Seth, S. (2009). “A Class of Association Sensitive Multidimensional Welfare Indices.” OPHI Working Papers 27, University of Oxford. A version of this paper id published in Journal of Economic Inequality, 11(2) (2013) 133–162. [WP. PublPDF]

Seth, S. (2009). “Inequality, Interactions, and Human Development.” OPHI Working Papers 23, University of Oxford. Also published in Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 10(3) (2009) 375–396. [WP. PublPDF]

Yalonetzky, G. (2009). “A Dissimilarity Index of Multidimensional Inequality of Opportunity.” OPHI Working Papers 28, University of Oxford. Also published in Journal of Economic Inequality, 10 (3): 343-373, 2012. [WP. PublPDF]

Yalonetzky, G. (2009). “Comparing Economic Mobility with Heterogeneity Indices: An Application to Education in Peru.” OPHI Working Papers 33, University of Oxford. [WP]

 

2008

Alkire, S. (2008). “Choosing Dimensions: The Capability Approach and Multidimensional Poverty.” In: N. Kakwani and J. Silber (eds.), The Many Dimensions of Poverty. Basingstoke: Palgrave-MacMillan, ch. 6. [Scan]

Alkire, S. (2008). “Concepts and Measures of Agency.” OPHI Working Papers 09, University of Oxford. Also in K. Basu and R. Kanbur (eds.), Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya Sen. Volume I: Ethics, Welfare, and Measurement. Oxford University Press, 2008. [WP and Scan]

Alkire, S. (2008). “Development: A Misconceived Theory Can Kill.” OPHI Working Papers 11, University of Oxford. Also published in C. W. Morris (ed.), Amartya Sen: Contemporary Philosophy in Focus. Cambridge University Press. 2009, pp. 191-220. [WP and Scan]

Alkire, S. (2008). “Using the Capability Approach: Prospective and Evaluative Analyses.” In: F. Comim, M. Qizilbash, and S. Alkire (eds.), The Capability Approach: Concepts, Measures and Applications. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ch. 1. [Proof. Scan]

Alkire, S. (2008) “Concepts and Measures of Agency.” In: K. Basu and R. Kanbur (eds.), Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya Sen. Volume I: Ethics, Welfare and Measurement. Oxford University Press, ch. 24. [PublPDF. AAM]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2007, revised in 2008). “Counting and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement. OPHI Working Papers 07, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2007, revised in 2008). “Recuento y medición multidimensional de la pobreza.” OPHI Working Papers 07, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2008). “Determining BPL Status: Some Methodological Improvements.” Indian Journal of Human Development (IJHD) 2.2 (2008) 407-424. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Seth, S. (2008). “Measuring Multidimensional Poverty in India: A New Proposal.” OPHI Working Paper 15, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S., Qizilbash, M., and Comim, F. (2008). “Introduction.” In: F. Comim, M. Qizilbash, and S. Alkire (eds.), The Capability Approach: Concepts, Measures and Applications. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1–24. [Scan]

Batana, Y. (2008). “Multidimensional Measurement of Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa.” OPHI Working Papers 13, University of Oxford. Also published in Social Indicators Research, 112(2) (2013) 337-362. [WP and PublPDF]

Comim, F., Qizilbash, M, and Alkire, S. (eds.) (2008). The Capability Approach: Concepts, Measures and Applications. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [Book (no scans)]

Decancq, K. and Lugo, M. A. (2008). “Setting Weights in Multidimensional Indices of Well-Being.” OPHI Working Papers 18, University of Oxford. Published as “Weights in Multidimensional Indices of Wellbeing: An Overview” in Econometric Reviews, 32(1) (2013) 7-34. [WP and PublPDF]

Esposito, L. and Chiappero-Martinetti, E. (2008). “Restricted and Unrestricted Hierarchy of Weights.” OPHI Working Papers 22, University of Oxford. Also published as “Multidimensional Poverty: Restricted and Unrestricted Hierarchy among Poverty Dimensions” in Journal of Applied Economics, 13(2) (2010) 181-204. [WP and PublPDF]

Fleurbaey, M. (2008). “Willingness-To-Pay and the Equivalent Approach.” OPHI Working Papers 25, University of Oxford. Also published in Revue d’Économie Politique, 121(1) (2011) 35–58. [WP and PublPDF]

Fleurbaey, M., Schokkaert, E. and Decancq K. (2008). “What Good is Happiness?” OPHI Working Papers 20, University of Oxford. [WP]

Foster, J. and Handy, C. (2008). “External Capabilities.” OPHI Working Papers 08, University of Oxford. [WP]

Lugo, M. A. and Maasoumi, E. (2008, revised 2009). “Multidimensional Poverty Measures from an Information Theory Perspective.” OPHI Working Papers 10, University of Oxford. [WP]

Maasoumi, E and Lugo, M. A. (2008). “The Information Basis of Multivariate Poverty Assessments.” In N. Kakwani and J. Silber (eds.), Quantitative Approaches to Multidimensional Poverty Measurement. Palgrave Macmillan, 2008, ch. 1. [Scan]

Njong, A.M. and Ningaye, P. (2008). “Characterizing Weights in the Measurement of Multidimensional Poverty: An Application of Data-Driven Approaches to Cameroonian Data.” OPHI Working Paper 21, University of Oxford. [WP]

Santos, M. E. and Ura, K. (2008). “Multidimensional Poverty in Bhutan: Estimates and Policy Implications”. OPHI Working Papers 14, University of Oxford. [WP]

Watson, V., Sutton, M., Dibben, C. and Ryan, M. (2008). “Deriving Weights for the Index of Multiple Deprivation Based on Societal Preferences: The Application of a Discrete Choice Experiment.” OPHI Working Papers 24, University of Oxford. [WP]

 

2007

Alkire, S. (2007). “Choosing Dimensions: The Capability Approach and Multidimensional Poverty.” CPRC Working Paper 88. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2007). “A Conceptual Framework for Human Security.” Praxis, 22: 5–31. [Scan]

Alkire, S. (2007). “Measuring Freedoms alongside Wellbeing.” In: I. Gough and J. A. McGregor (eds.), Wellbeing in Developing Countries: From Theory to Research. Cambridge University Press, ch. 4. [Proof. Scan]

Alkire, S. (2007). “Measuring Agency: Issues and Possibilities.” Indian Journal of Human Development, 1(1): 163–169. [Scan]

Alkire, S. (2007). “The Missing Dimensions of Poverty Data: Introduction to the Special Issue.” Oxford Development Studies, 35(4): 347-359. Also published as OPHI Working Papers 00, University of Oxford. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2007, revised in 2008). “Counting and Multidimensional Poverty Measurement.” OPHI Working Paper 07, University of Oxford. Also published in Journal of Public Economics 95(7-8) (2011) 476-487. [WP and PublPDF]

Alkire, S. and Foster, J. (2007, revised in 2008). “Recuento y medición multidimensional de la pobreza.” OPHI Working Paper 07, University of Oxford. [WP]

Alkire, S. and Ritchie, A. (2007). “Winning Ideas: Lessons from Free-Market Economics.” OPHI Working Paper 06, University of Oxford. [WP]

Diprose, R. (2007). “Physical Safety and Security: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators of Violence.” Oxford Development Studies, 35(4): 431–458. [PublPDF]

Diprose, R. (2007). “Safety and Security: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators of Violence.” OPHI Working Papers 01, University of Oxford. Also published in Oxford Development Studies, 35(4): 431–458. [WP and PublPDF]

Ibrahim, S. and Alkire, S. (2007). “Agency and Empowerment: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators.” OPHI Working Papers 04, University of Oxford. Also published in Oxford Development Studies: 35(4): 379–403. [WP and PublPDF]

Lugo, M. A. (2007). “Employment:  A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators.” OPHI Working Papers 02, University of Oxford. Also published in Oxford Development Studies: 35(4): 361–378. [WP and PublPDF]

Samman, E. (2007). “Psychological and Subjective Well-Being: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators”. OPHI Working Papers 05, University of Oxford. Also published in Oxford Development Studies, 35(4): 459­–486. [WP and PublPDF]

Zavaleta, D. (2007). “The Ability to Go about without Shame: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators.” OPHI Working Paper 03, University of Oxford. [WP]

Zavaleta, D. (2007). “The Ability to Go about without Shame: A Proposal for Internationally Comparable Indicators of Shame and Humiliation.” Oxford Development Studies, 35(4): 405–430. [PublPDF]

 

2006

Alkire, S. (2006). “Public Debate and Value Construction in Sen’s Approach.” In: A. Kaufman (ed.), Capabilities Equality: Basic Issues and Problems, London: Routledge, ch. 7. [Scan]

Alkire, S. (2006). “Religion and Development.” In: D. A. Clark (ed.), The Elgar Companion to Development Studies. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, p 502-510. [AAM. Scan]

Alkire, S. (2006). “Structural Injustice and Democratic Practice: The Trajectory in Sen’s Writings.” In: S. Deneulin, M. Nebel, and N. Sagovsky (eds.), Transforming Unjust Structures: The Capability Approach, Dordrecht: Springer, ch. 3. [Scan]

Alkire, S. and Chen, L. (2006). “Medical Exceptionalism in International Migration: Should Doctors and Nurses be Treated Differently?” In: K. Tamas and J. Palme (eds.), Globalizing Migration Regimes. Aldershot: Ashgate, ch. 7. [Scan]

 

2005

Alkire, S. and Barham, A. (2005). “Supporting the MDGs: A Faith-Based Movement’s Story.” Development 48(1): 122-125. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2005). “Needs and Capabilities.” Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement, 57, Cambridge University Press, 229-252. [Scan].

Alkire, S. (225). “Subjective Quantitative Studies of Human Agency.” Social Indicators Research, 74(1): 217-260. October, 2005. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2005). “Why the Capability Approach?” Journal of Human Development, 6(1): 115-135. March, 2005. [PublPDF]

 

2004

Alkire, S and Chen, L. (2004). “Global Health and Moral Values.” Lancet 364: 1069-1074. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2004). “Culture, Poverty and External Intervention.” In: V. Rao and M. Walton (eds.), Culture and Public Action: A Cross-Disciplinary Dialogue on Development Policy. Stanford: Stanford University Press, pp. 185-209. [Scan]

Alkire, S. (2004). “Concepts of Human Security.” In: L. Chen, S. Fukuda-Parr, and E. Seidensticker (eds.), Human Insecurity in a Global World. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, pp 15-40. [Scan]

Alkire, S. (2004). “A Vital Core that Must Be Treated with the Same Gravitas as Traditional Security Threats.” Security Dialogue, 35(3): 359–360. [Scan]

 

2003

Alkire, S. (2003). “A Conceptual Framework for Human Security.” CRISE Working Paper 02. [PublPDF]

 

2002

Alkire, S. (2002). Valuing Freedoms: Sen’s Capability Approach and Poverty Reduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Chapter scans]

Alkire, S. (2002). “Dimensions of Human Development.” World Development, 30(2): 181-205. [PublPDF]

Alkire, S. (2002). “Global Citizenship and Common Values.” In: N. Dower and J. Williams (eds.), Global Citizenship: A Critical Reader. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ch. 13. [Scan]

Alkire, S. and Deneulin, S. (2002). “Individual Motivation, its Nature, Determinants and Consequences for within Group Behaviour.” In: J. Heyer,  F. Stewart, and R. Thorp (eds.), Group Behaviour and Development: Is the Market Destroying Cooperation?. WIDER Studies in Development Economics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 51-75. [Scan]

Dongier, P., Van Domelen, J., Ostrom, E., Rizvi, A., Wakeman, W., Bebbington, A., Alkire, S., Esmail, T., and Polski, M. (2002). “Community-Driven Development.” In: J. Klugman (ed.) A Sourcebook for Poverty Reduction Strategies. Volume 1: Core Techniques and Cross-Cutting Issues. World Bank, Washington D.C., ch. 9. [PublPDF]

 

2001

Alkire, S. (2001). “When Responsibilities Conflict.” Studies in Christian Ethics, 14(1): 65–80. [Scan]

 

2000

Alkire, S. (2000). “The Basic Dimensions of Human Flourishing: A Comparison of Accounts.” In: N. Biggar and R. Black (eds.), The Revival of Natural Law. Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 73-110. [Scan. PublPDF]

 

1997

Alkire, S. and Black, R. (1997). “A Practical Reasoning Theory of Development Ethics: Furthering the Capabilities Approach.” Journal of International Development, 9(2): 263-279. [PublPDF]

 

1994

Alkire, S., Black, R., Clough, D., and Gregory, E. (1994). “This Unemployment: Disaster Or Opportunity?” Theology 97(780): 402-413. [PublPDF]

 

1993

Foster, J. (1993, revised in 2010). “Notes on Effective Freedom.” OPHI Working Papers 34, University of Oxford. [WP]

 

1992

Alkire, S., Khan, Asmatullah, and Sofranko, A. (1992). “Farmers’ Access to Information and its Impact on Technology Adoption in NWFP, Pakistan,” co-author, Journal of Rural Development and Administration, 24(4): 9–24. [Scan]

Foster, J. and Wolfson, M. C. (1992, revised in August 2009). “Polarization and the Decline of the Middle Class: Canada and the US.” OPHI Working Papers 31, University of Oxford. [WP]

 

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