New article by Sabina Alkire and James Foster

“Understandings and Misunderstandings of Multidimensional Poverty Measurement”, a new paper co-authored by Sabina Alkire and James Foster, is now online in the OPHI Working Paper series. The key new article, forthcoming in the Journal of Economic Inequality (June 2011), elucidates some of the strengths, limitations, and misunderstandings of multidimensional poverty measurement in order to clarify the debate and catalyse further research. Read the new OPHI Working Paper online.