Thursday, October 1 / 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM   •   Karam 4

Session 155:
Measuring poverty

Chair: Nyovani Madise, University of Southampton
Discussant: Andrew A. R. Channon, University of Southampton

  1. Incorporating uncertainty in poverty dynamics: how can we assess the economic impact of AIDS mortality in the presence of measurement error and missing data?Alessandra Garbero, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  2. Absolute and relative poverty: measures and interpretationsSophie Hohmann, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  3. Poverty dynamics and income inequality in the eastern Brazilian AmazonGilvan R. Guedes, Brown University ; Alvaro O. D'Antona, Indiana University

  4. Race, household, and poverty: a comparative study of underdevelopment in the United StatesJoachim Singelmann, Louisiana State University ; Tim Slack, Louisiana State University ; Kayla Fontenot, Louisiana State University ; Rogelio Saenz, Texas A&M University ; Carlos Siordia, Texas A&M University

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