Multidimensional Poverty Measurement: Methodology and Case Study Using the Global MPI 2018

AKSOB 903, Beirut campus

Professor Sabina Alkire directs the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), a research center within the Department of International Development, University of Oxford. Her research interests and publications include multidimensional poverty measurement and analysis, welfare economics, Amartya Sen’s capability approach, Bhutan’s Gross National Happiness index, and human development. She is also a Distinguished Research Affiliate of the Kellogg Institute for International Studies at the University of Notre Dame’s Kellogg School of Global Affairs. She holds a doctorate in Economics from the University of Oxford.