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Income, Deprivation and Poverty: A Longitudinal Analysis

BERTHOUD, RICHARD and BRYAN, MARK (2011) 'Income, Deprivation and Poverty: A Longitudinal Analysis.' Journal of Social Policy, 40 (1). pp. 135-156. ISSN 0047-2794

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<jats:title>Abstract</jats:title><jats:p>Indices of material deprivation are of increasing interest in Britain and the EU as potential markers of poverty, as an alternative, or complement, to measures of low income. This is the first panel regression analysis of the relationship between households' incomes and deprivation scores over time. We show a close underlying link (people with long-term low incomes report long-term deprivation), but only a weak dynamic link (people whose income increases do not always report a commensurate fall in deprivation). The implications for poverty measurement are important both to academic analysts and to policy-makers.</jats:p>

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Divisions: Faculty of Social Sciences > Institute for Social and Economic Research
SWORD Depositor: Elements
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 16 Jul 2013 15:21
Last Modified: 06 Jan 2022 14:38

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