Determining BPL Status: Some Methodological Improvements
The Indian Journal of Human Development, 2 (2), 407−424, July−December, 2009
OPHI Research in Progress 7a
14 Pages Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Date Written: December 1, 2009
A draft paper on the 2002 method for identifying Below the Poverty Line households in rural India, which argues that mistargeting is significantly influenced by the measurement methodology, not only by corruption as has been supposed.
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