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Multidimensional poverty and inequality of opportunity in Peru: taking advantage of the longitudinal dimension of Young Lives

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Multidimensional poverty and inequality of opportunity are closely interconnected concepts. Equality of opportunity levels the playing field so that circumstances such as gender, ethnicity, geographical location or family background, which are beyond the control of a child, do not influence his or her life chances. This means that if equality of opportunity is achieved, a child will be able to overcome multidimensional poverty and deprivation. Using the information collected in Peru during th...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
Research group:
Young Lives
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Funding agency for:
Escobal, J
Grant:
R8544
Publisher:
Young Lives Publisher's website
Series:
Working papers
Place of publication:
http://www.younglives.org.uk/publications/WP
Publication date:
2012-01-01
ISBN:
9781904427902
Language:
English
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2014-02-03

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