Seminar Series 2021 – Archive

Michaelmas Term 2021

Series organisers: Dr Sabina Alkire (University of Oxford) Professor James Foster (Georges Washington University) Pedro Conceição (UNDP HDRO)

UNDP HDRO & OPHI authors
11 Oct: Unmasking Disparities: Ethnicity, Race and Gender’
This event will also take place in person in Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road, OX1 3TB. Please note that due to the current events regulations, only members of the University of Oxford will be allowed to attend the event in person. Others will be able to participate online.

Dr Sabina Alkire, OPHI
18 Oct, ‘On Data Availability for Assessing Monetary and Multidimensional Poverty
This event will also take place in person in Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road, OX1 3TB. Please note that due to the current events regulations, only members of the University of Oxford will be allowed to attend the event in person. Others will be able to participate online.

Professor James Foster, GWU
25 Oct, ‘Measuring the Statistical Capacity of Nations

Dr Liyousew Borga, Luxembourg, Dr Conchita D’Ambrosio, Luxembourg
8 Nov, ‘Social Protection and Multidimensional Poverty’

Dr Nicolai Suppa, CED
15 Nov, ‘On Track or Not? Projecting the Global Multidimensional Poverty Index

Dr Neeti Pokhriyal, Dartmouth, Dr Damien Christophe Jacques, Louvain, Various Speakers
22 Nov, ‘Predicting and Mapping MPI using Geospatial and Combined Disparate Data Sources

Dr Matthew Robson, York
29 Nov, ‘Distributional Impacts of Cash Transfers on the Multidimensional Poverty of Refugees: The ESSN programme in Turkey

Hilary Term 2021

These seminars were organised jointly with the Institute for International Economic Policy at George Washington University and the UNDP Human Development Report Office. They will be hosted by Professor James Foster, GWU.

Series organisers: Dr Sabina Alkire (University of Oxford) Professor James Foster (Georges Washington University) Pedro Conceição (UNDP HDRO)

Dr Nicolai Suppa, CED, OPHI
18 January: ‘Sensitivity analyses in poverty measurement: The case of the global Multidimensional Poverty Index’.

Professor Sabina Alkire, OPHI
25 Jan: ‘Changes over time in the global Multidimensional Poverty Index’.

Dr Elina Scheja, Sida
1 Feb: ‘Moderate internationally comparable MPI’.

Mr Jakob Dirksen, OPHI
8 Feb: ‘Multidimensional poverty indices and children: Four measurement strategies’.

Dr Cecilia Calderon, UNDP HDRO
15 Feb: ‘Multidimensional Deprivation Index: an experimental measure for European developed countries’.

Dr Rizwan Ul Haq, PIDE
22 Feb: ‘Analysing individual deprivations alongside household poverty: Possibilities for gendered, intrahousehold, and multidimensional analyses’.

Dr Maria Emma Santos, CONICET, OPHI
1 Mar: ‘Inequality among the multidimensionally poor in over 100 countries’.

Dr Suman Seth, University of Leeds, OPHI
8 Mar: ‘Growth elasticity of multidimensional poverty in India between 2005/06 and 2015/16’