Inequality, Poverty and Well-being

  • Mark┬áMcGillivray

Part of the Studies in Development Economics and Policy book series (SDEP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Mark McGillivray
    Pages 1-7
  3. Charles Blackorby, Walter Bossert, David Donaldson
    Pages 8-21
  4. Alain Chateauneuf, Patrick Moyes
    Pages 22-65
  5. Gary S. Fields
    Pages 123-142
  6. Satya R. Chakravarty, Amita Majumder
    Pages 162-176
  7. F. J. Arcelus, Basu Sharma, G. Srinivasan
    Pages 177-193
  8. Mark McGillivray
    Pages 208-240
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 241-270

About this book


This book examines inequality, poverty and well-being concepts and corresponding empirical measures. Attempting to push future research in new and important directions, the book has a strong analytical orientation, consisting of a mix of conceptual and empirical analyses that constitute new and innovative contributions to the research literature.


development income distribution income distributions Income inequality mobility poverty

Editors and affiliations

  • Mark┬áMcGillivray
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.World Institute for Development Economics ResearchUnited Nations UniversityFinland
  2. 2.Human Development and Capabilities AssociationFinland

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