Reading Development

Random readings on society, politics and change – Jorge Carrillo

Measuring poverty and wellbeing in developing countries

Detailed analyses of poverty and wellbeing in developing countries, based on household surveys, have been ongoing for more than three decades. The large majority of developing countries now regularly conduct … Continue reading

Tuesday, 5 September 2017 · Leave a comment

Perceptions of ‘good work’ in the urban informal sector

[Behind paywall] There is growing interest in the ability of the informal sector to provide gainful work in much of the developing world. However, the literature on work in the … Continue reading

Monday, 3 April 2017 · Leave a comment