POVERTY AND INEQUALITY IN INDIAN METROPOLISES

@inproceedings{Dubey2001POVERTYAI,
  title={POVERTY AND INEQUALITY IN INDIAN METROPOLISES},
  author={Amaresh Dubey and Darshini Mahadevia},
  year={2001}
}
This paper reports the incidence of poverty and inequality in the metropolitan cities in India for two years, 1987-88 and 1993-94. The household level consumer expenditure and employment and unemployment data have been used to calculate poverty and inequality indices and levels of living in the metropolitan cities. Using the existing methodology of measuring poverty, the paper highlights the variations in the incidence of poverty, its severity and inequality across metros and over two time… CONTINUE READING

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