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Methodological problems in selection and analysis of socioeconomic development indicators

Donald V. McGranahan

Methodological problems in selection and analysis of socioeconomic development indicators

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Published by United Nations Research Institute for Social Development in Geneva .
Written in English

  • Social indicators.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementDonald McGranahan, Eduardo Pizarro, Claude Richard.
    SeriesReport / United Nations Research Institute for Social Development ;, no. 79.4, Report (United Nations Research Institute for Social Development) ;, no. 79.4.
    ContributionsPizarro, Eduardo., Richard, Claude.
    LC ClassificationsHN25 .M35 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20, [5] p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3870681M
    LC Control Number81193586

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3 Price Indices analysis of the methodologies countries use to compile short-term economic indicators published in MEI. This analysis focuses on issues of data comparability in the context of existing international Outlet selection File Size: KB. Work elaborates indicators witch refers to socio - economic development.

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A general socioeconomic factor (S) was found in a. Underlying Assumptions in Studies of SES and Family Life. An a priori assumption of most research on SES, family functioning, and human development is that social position influences families across time, and that socioeconomic disadvantage has negative consequences for adults and children (e.g., Conger et al., ; Haas, ).This underlying tenet represents an Cited by: relevant states as well as problems and challenges of their common policy and analysis of regional economic integration state is Methodological problems in selection and analysis of socioeconomic development indicators book.

An in-depth methodological analysis could be found also in Kabat’s “Regional Groupings in Developing World ” (Kabát, ).

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Chapter 4. Construction of Indicators 4 CONSTRUCTION OF INDICA TORS In this chapter, criteria for the development and use of indicators are outlined, and issues to be addressed in their construction are highlighted. The applicability of the criteria developed will depend on the indicators in question and on the purpose of the indicator.

A comparison of commonly used socioeconomic indicators: their relationship to educational disadvantage and relevance to Teach First Socioeconomic measures are regularly used in official statistics to illustrate patterns of behaviour and outcomes and to support and develop policies affecting children and young people.

What is not alwaysFile Size: KB. An indicator is by definition something which indicates, that is which points to something other than itself. Consequently, a socio—economic indicator should be a measure pointing to or indicating a variable which is different from the one of which it is a direct measure.

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en: : Definition, selection and use of socio-economic. As previously mentioned, selection of indicators was limited by the availability of the data for all 22 countries, which prevented the use of certain indicators that would be more suitable for this analysis.

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Throughout the world, children of high-status parents are. socioeconomic characteristics most closely related to increased fire rates.

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The analysis in this paper is based on data on asset indicators collected by the HDSS. The Agincourt system has collected detailed longitudinal data on vital events including births, deaths, in- and out-migrations, as well as complementary data covering health, social and economic indicators in a predominantly rural population in northeast South Cited by: This paper analyzes the importance of assessing and controlling the social and economic impact of climate change in national parks.

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The first section gives synthesis of relevant literature on impact assessment and evaluation. Valuation and Indicators for Sustainable Development methodological and epistemological approach to adopt for this new challenge facing economic analysis.

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