Children, Poverty, and Public Policy: A Cross-National Perspective

This paper assesses child poverty in 24 high- and middle-income countries, using data from the Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) Database. We assess poverty patterns using both relative and absolute poverty standards, to account for variation in income levels both within and across countries. We analyze...

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Volume: 701
Main Author: Gornick, Janet C
Nell, Emily
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2017
published in: LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 701
Data of publication: 2017
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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