WBI HANDBOOK ON POVERTY AND INEQUALITY

 

 

Handbook on Poverty and Inequality [Click to download the whole book!]

Two new draft chapters: Multidimensional Poverty Tackling Poverty

 

Data Files (Bangladesh)

(Stata7)

hhv7.dta

consumev7.dta

indv7.dta

vpricev7.dta

examplev7.dta

 

hh91v7s.dta

consume91v7s.dta

ind91v7s.dta

vprice91v7s.dta

cpiv7s.dta

 

hh98v7s.dta

consume98v7s.dta

ind98v7s.dta

vprice98v7s.dta

povlineshh.dta

 

hh98big7s.dta

 

ind98big7s.dta

 

tvf.dta [4.2 Mb file]

 

hh98big7bs.dta

 

 

 

 

 

Lorenz.do

calcvillpovlines.do

JHpovrates.do

Makepanel.do

TransitionMatrix.do

 

 

TaxIncidence.do

 

 

 

 

 

rec_10label7s.zip

 

 

 

(Stata8)

hh.dta

consume.dta

ind.dta

vprice.dta

example.dta

1998 data

hh98.dta

consume98.dta

ind98.dta

vprice98.dta

cpi.dta

1991 data

hh91.dta

consume91.dta

ind91.dta

vprice91.dta

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ado files

FGT.ado

GE.ado

gini.ado

Sen.ado

atkinson.ado

 

SST.ado

povertybeta.ado

povertybeta.hlp

povertybeta.pkg

 

 

Course on Recession and Poverty December 2010

ex1VN.dta

ex1VN.xls

Module4ExerciseQ3.xls

Module4ExerciseQ3expand.xls

 

consume98v72.dta

Module8final.dta

revhhandconsume98.dta

 

 

Course on Advanced Poverty Analysis Summer 2013

This demanding nine-module course explains how to measure poverty, analyze its causes, and examine the impact of policies designed to reduce poverty and promote shared prosperity. Here are the exercises that accompany the course, some of which are similar to the exercises in the Appendices of the Handbook on Poverty and Inequality.

Topic

Reading

 

Exercise

Measuring Poverty

Chapters 1-4

 

Exercise 1

Multidimensional Poverty

Notes on Multidimensional Poverty

 

Exercise 2

Panel Data

Chapter 11

 

Exercise 3

Poverty Dynamics

Chapter 16

 

Exercise 4

Inference with Panel Data

Chapters 13 and 14

 

Exercise 5

International Poverty Comparisons over Time

Chapter 10

 

Exercise 6

Vulnerability to Poverty

Chapter 12

 

Exercise 7

Approaches to Tackling Poverty

Notes on Tackling Poverty

 

Exercise 8

 

Updated JH, February 21, 2016