2007 OPHI Launch Public Seminar: Directions for Research in Multidimensional Welfare Economics

31 May 2007

'Directions for Research in Multidimensional Welfare Economics' was one of three public seminars held during the launch of OPHI in 2007. 

Chair: Frances Stewart
Presentation I: Tony (A.B.) Atkinson
Presentation II: François Bourguignon

This video shows part 1 of Tony Atkinson's presentation of his recent work on determinants of giving which adapted a conventional model of giving to a range of motivations and identified a space in which multidimensional approaches could engage with standard theory.

Part 2 of Tony Atkinson's presentation 

This video shows François Bourguignon's presentation of a World Bank model MAMS used to assess the viability and trade-offs involved in implementing several Millenium Development Goals simultaneously. 

Part 1 of François Bourguignon presentation 

Part 2 of François Bourguignon presentation