OPHI publications include a Working Paper series, a Research in Progress seriesMPI Methodological Notes series, OPHI Policy Briefings, Special issues of academic journals, 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 our Policy 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
133Monetary and Multidimensional Poverty: Correlations, Mismatches and Joint DistributionsMartin Evans, Ricardo Nogales and Matthew Robson
132Evaluation of Anti-poverty Programs’ Impact on Joint Disadvantages: Insights from the Philippine ExperienceSuman Seth and Melba V. Tutor

more working papers…

Latest Research in Progress papers

56aRevising the Global Multidimensional Poverty Index: Empirical Insights and RobustnessSabina Alkire, Usha Kanagaratnam, Ricardo Nogales and Nicolai Suppa
55aEvaluation of Programs with Multiple Objectives: Multidimensional Methods and Empirical Application to Progresa in MexicoAna Vaz, Bilal Malaeb and Natalie Naïri Quinn

more research in progress…

Latest Policy Briefings

54 Multidimensional Poverty and Vulnerability to COVID-19: A Rapid Overview of Disaggregated and Interlinked Vulnerabilities in Sub-Saharan AfricaSabina Alkire, Jakob Dirksen, Ricardo Nogales and Christian Oldiges2020
53 Multidimensional Poverty and COVID-19 Risk Factors: A Rapid Overview of Interlinked Deprivations across 5.7 Billion PeopleSabina Alkire, Jakob Dirksen, Ricardo Nogales and Christian Oldiges2020

more briefing documents…