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Use of Country Purchasing Power Parities for International Comparisons of Poverty Levels: Potential and Limitations

Bettina Aten and Alan Heston

in Debates on the Measurement of Global Poverty

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199558032
eISBN:
9780191721335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199558032.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter takes up two interrelated issues of monetary measures of poverty: what prices and what expenditure weights should be used when comparing the purchasing power parity of currencies. The ... More


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