OPHI publications include a Working Paper series, a Research in Progress series, Special Issues of academic journals, the OPHI Update newsletters and manuals and questionnaires (‘Resources’). The published articles and book chapters of OPHI researchers can be found on their people pages.
Journals should be ordered through your local bookshop or library, or direct from the respective publishers. All other publications can be downloaded free of charge from this website. Printed copies are available to libraries and institutes in developing countries that do not have generally accessible internet connections on request.
The OPHI Online Training Portal includes a broad range of video, audio and written material on the capability approach and multidimensional poverty measurement, with an emphasis on the Alkire-Foster method.
Latest Working Papers
|OPHI Working Paper Number||Title||Author||Published as||Download||Year|
|113||Collective Choice and Social Welfare by Amartya Sen: A Review Essay with Reference to Development in Peru||Séverine Deneulin and Jhonatan Clausen||2018|
|112||Multidimensional Poverty Reduction among Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa||Sabina Alkire, Christoph Jindra, Gisela Robles-Aguilar, and Ana Vaz||2017|
Latest Research in Progress
|50a||Incorporating Environmental and Natural Resources within Analyses of Multidimensional Poverty||Géraldine Thiry, Sabina Alkire and Judith Schleicher||2018|
|49a||Walls of Glass. Measuring Deprivation in Social Participation||Nicolai Suppa||2017|
Latest Briefing Documents
|49||Defining MPI Dimensions through Participation: The Case of El Salvador||June 2017|
|48||Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2017 (2 page briefing)||June 2017|