The Need For Comprehensive Poverty Estimation

BY OAISHIK BHATTACHARYA During 2004-05, when the Suresh Tendulkar committee was formulated under the aegis of the Planning Commission, a shift in methods of measuring poverty was suggested. The Committee submitted its report in 2009.The Direct Method for Poverty estimation was suggested. The Tendulkar Committee Report made two key observations: First being, "the Poverty line... Continue Reading →

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