OPHI publications include a Working Paper series, Research in Progress seriesMPI Methodological Notes series, OPHI Policy Briefings, Special issues of academic journals, National MPI reports, and some special publications including poverty reports co-authored by OPHI.

The Working Papers present new academic research on multidimensional poverty. The papers are peer reviewed. Most of the papers in this series will be published in academic journals and books. Our Research in Progress series contains academic papers in progress, while OPHI Briefings are clear and concise introductions to key topics that are aimed at policymakers and students. MPI Methodological Notes provide technical background for the global MPI.

OPHI Update newsletter is published four times a year and gives an overview of the latest news about our work, publications and forthcoming events; the issues of OPHI Update can be read here. The list of published articles and book chapters of OPHI researchers can be found in OPHI Publications Archive.

Special issues of 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.

MPPN magazine Dimensions (in English and Spanish) is available here.

Latest Working Papers

No.TitleAuthorPublished asDownloadYear
140A Multi-Country Analysis of Multidimensional Poverty in Contexts of Forced DisplacementYeshwas Admasu, Sabina Alkire, Uche Eseosa Ekhator-Mobayode, Fanni Kovesdi, Julieth Santamaria, Sophie Scharlin-Pettee
Also published as World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9826.2022
139Multidimensional Poverty, Gender, and Forced Displacement: A Multi-Country, Intrahousehold Analysis in Sub-Saharan AfricaYeshwas Admasu, Sabina Alkire and Sophie Scharlin-Pettee
Also published as World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9823.2022

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Latest Research in Progress papers

62ampitb: A toolbox for multidimensional poverty indicesNicolai Suppa
61aGlobal multidimensional poverty and COVID-19: A decade of progress at risk?Sabina Alkire, Ricardo Nogales, Natalie Naïri Quinn and Nicolai Suppa

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Latest OPHI Briefings

57 Multidimensional Poverty and COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean: Recent Trends and the Route AheadHector Moreno and Monica Pinilla-Roncancio2021
56 Understanding Poverty in AfricaRoss Jennings and Christian Oldiges2020

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