• To measure poverty through the Human Poverty Index in a context of deprivation in multiple dimensions, focusing on developing countries. To introduce the properties of HPI
  • functionings
  • secondary data
  • macro
  • United Nations
  • Developing countries
  • Survival (expected incidence of mortality by age 40), education and knowledge (illiteracy) and economic deprivation (undernourishment, access to health care and safe water).
  • Generalized weighted mean with alpha=3