Living standards analytics : development through the lens of household survey data / Dominique Haughton, Jonathan Haughton.

The purpose of this book is to introduce, discuss, illustrate, and evaluate the colorful palette of analytical techniques that can be applied to the analysis of household survey data, with an emphasis on the innovations of the past decade or so. Most of the chapters begin by introducing a methodolog...

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access:Electronic book from Springer Complete
Main Author: Haughton, Dominique Marie-Annick.
Other Authors: Haughton, Jonathan Henry.
Format: eBook
Published:New York : Springer, ©2011.
Series:Statistics for social and behavioral sciences.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Graphical exploratory methods
  • Sample size issues
  • Beyond linear regression
  • Adjustment for spatial correlation
  • The issue of causality
  • Non-homogeneity/mixtures
  • Bayesian analysis
  • Grouping methods
  • Panel data issues
  • Measures of poverty and inequality
  • Bootstrap
  • Fuzzy methods for poverty measures
  • Combining data sets.