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Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt, M. Azhar Hussain, Finn Tarp - World Development, 2018

The rights-based approach to development targets progress towards the realization of 30 articles set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In current practice, progress is frequently measured using the multidimensional poverty index. While elegant and useful, the multidimensional...

Channing Arndt, Finn Tarp - UNU-WIDER, 2017 - Helsinki, Finland

The importance of reducing poverty is universally acknowledged, and represents an important part of the Sustainable Development Goals. However, the appropriate measurement of poverty and wellbeing remains complex and controversial. A UNU-WIDER study addresses means to significantly lower the...

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Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt, Caroline Schimanski - UNU-WIDER, 2017 - Helsinki, Finland

Poverty–growth elasticities are frequently calculated to provide insight into the inclusiveness of the growth process. Mathematically, the formula employed to calculate the growth elasticity of poverty leads to lower values for higher initial poverty rates, ceteris paribus. This paper...

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Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt, M. Azhar Hussain, Finn Tarp - UNU-WIDER, 2017 - Helsinki, Finland

The rights-based approach to development targets progress towards the realization of 30 articles set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Progress is frequently measured using the multidimensional poverty index. While elegant and useful, the multidimensional poverty index is in...

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Channing Arndt, Ulrik Beck, M. Azhar Hussain, Kristi Mahrt, Kenneth Simler, Finn Tarp - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Channing Arndt, Finn Tarp - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Channing Arndt, Kristi Mahrt, Finn Tarp - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Kristi Mahrt, Gibson Masumbu - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Channing Arndt, Vincent Leyaro, Kristi Mahrt, Finn Tarp - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Olu Ajakaiye, Afeikhena T. Jerome, Olanrewaju Olaniyan, Olufunke A. Alaba, Kristi Mahrt - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Raymond Elikplim Kofinti, Samuel Kobina Annim - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Bjorn van Campenhout, Haruna Sekabira, Fiona Nattembo - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Hina Nazli, Edward Whitney, Kristi Mahrt - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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Channing Arndt, Sam Jones, Kristi Mahrt, Vincenzo Salvucci, Finn Tarp - Oxford University Press, 2017 - Oxford, UK
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