OPHI Videos

Ana Helena Chacon: Multidimensional Poverty in Costa Rica
In this series of short videos Vice-President of Costa Rica (2014-2018) Ana Helena Chacón discusses the process of implementing the Multidimensional Poverty Index.

Global MPI Launch

Country Case Studies

United Nations General Assembly Side Events on Multidimensional Poverty

‘Multidimensional Poverty Measurement and Analysis’ (2015) Launch


Chapter 1 ‘Why Multidimensional Poverty Measures?’ (Sabina Alkire)


Chapter 2 clip 1 ‘Unidimensional Poverty Measurement’ (Suman Seth)


Chapter 2 clip 2 ‘Properties of Multidimensional Poverty’ (Suman Seth)


Chapters 3 and 4 ‘Multidimensional Poverty Measurement Methodologies’ (Sabina Alkire)


Chapter 5 clip 1 ‘Alkire-Foster (AF) Methodology’ (Ana Vaz)


Chapter 5 clip 2 ‘Population Subgroup Decomposition and Dimensional Breakdown’ (Suman Seth)


Chapter 6 ‘Normative Issues in Multidimensional Poverty Measurement’ (Sabina Alkire)


Chapter 7 ‘Data Issues in Multidimensional Poverty Measurement’ (Adriana Conconi and Ana Vaz)


Chapter 8 ‘Robustness Analysis & Statistical Inference’ (Suman Seth and Bouba Housseini)


Chapter 9 clip 1 ‘Multidimensional Poverty Dynamics with Time Series and Panel Data’ (Sabina Alkire and Ana Vaz)


Chapter 9 clip 2 ‘Inequality among the Poor’ (Suman Seth)

2014 Outstanding International Impact Prize from the Economic and Social Research Council

MPPN – Annual Meetings

OPHI Summer Schools

Dynamic Comparison Between Multidimensional Poverty and Monetary Poverty

Research workshop, 21-22 November 2012, Oxford

Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index

28 February 2012

Multidimensional Poverty

OPHI Seminars

Missing Dimensions

OPHI Launch – 2007

Directions for Research in Multidimensional Welfare Economics ~ Chaired by Frances Stewart

Amartya Sen