The Capability Approach to Quality of Life Measures

OPHI Research in Progress

A background paper for the Commission on the Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress, instigated by President Sarkozy.

Author: Sabina Alkire

Year: 2008

Citation: Alkire, S. (2008). 'The capability approach to the quality of life', OPHI Research in Progress 2a, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), University of Oxford.

capability approach, poverty measurement

Sabina Alkire
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