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Title Fuzzy set approach to multidimensional poverty measurement / edited by Achille Lemmi and Gianni Betti
Published New York : Springer, 2006


Description 1 online resource (xv, 279 pages) : illustrations
Series Economic studies in inequality, social exclusion and well-being ; v. 3
Economic studies in inequality, social exclusion and well-being ; v. 3
Contents Philosophical Accounts of Vagueness, Fuzzy Poverty Measures and Multidimensionality -- The Mathematical Framework of Fuzzy Logic -- An Axiomatic Approach to Multidimensional Poverty Measurement via Fuzzy Sets -- On the Convergence of Various Unidimensional Approaches -- Capability Approach and Fuzzy Set Theory: Description, Aggregation and Inference Issues -- Multidimensional and Longitudinal Poverty: an Integrated Fuzzy Approach -- French Poverty Measures using Fuzzy Set Approaches -- The?Fuzzy Set? Approach to Multidimensional Poverty Analysis: Using the Shapley Decomposition to Analyze the Determinants of Poverty in Israel -- Multidimensional Fuzzy Set Approach Poverty Estimates in Romania -- Multidimensional and Fuzzy Poverty in Switzerland -- A Comparison of Poverty According to Primary Goods, Capabilities and Outcomes. Evidence from French School Leavers' Surveys -- Multidimensional Fuzzy Relative Poverty Dynamic Measures in Poland -- Modelling Fuzzy and Multidimensional Poverty Measures in the United Kingdom with Variance Components Panel Regression
Summary Studies have concluded that in order to be accurate, poverty and deprivation must be measured within a multidimensional framework that is consistent and statistically robust. This book brings together advanced thinking on the multidimensional measurement of poverty, including longitudinal aspects of multidimensional fuzzy poverty analysis
Analysis economie
management science
economische theorie
economic theory
sociale wetenschappen
social sciences
stochastische processen
stochastic processes
probability theory
Management studies, Business Administration, Organizational Science (General)
Economics (General)
Management, bedrijfskunde, organisatiekunde (algemeen)
Economie (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Poverty -- Measurement
Fuzzy sets -- Data processing
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Economic Conditions.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Economics -- Macroeconomics.
Fuzzy sets -- Data processing.
Poverty -- Measurement.
Science économique.
Economie de l'entreprise.
Fuzzy sets -- Data processing.
Poverty -- Measurement.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Lemmi, Achille
Betti, Gianni
ISBN 9780387342511