Determining BPL Status: Some Methodological Improvements
A draft paper on the 2002 method for identifying Below the Poverty Line households in rural India, which argues that mis-targeting is significantly influenced by the measurement methodology, not only by corruption as has been supposed.
Authors: Sabina Alkire and Suman Seth
Copyright holder: Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative
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