Monday, February 27, 2012

Brief: A Temporal Comparison of Well-Being in Slums and Non-Slums in India

S. Chandrasekhar & Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay

 Urban poverty, as measured by the head count ratio has declined in India. While we find that the individuals in non slum urban areas are doing better in 2002 than in 1993, individuals in slum areas are no better off in terms of per capita consumption.


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