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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 122 Citations 71,137 375 World Ranking 13 National Ranking 10

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2015 - BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Poverty

His main research concerns Poverty, Extreme poverty, Development economics, Public economics and Poverty gap index. His work carried out in the field of Poverty brings together such families of science as Developing country, Standard of living and Demographic economics. His Demographic economics research integrates issues from Consumption, Cost of living and Welfare.

His Extreme poverty research incorporates elements of Economic inequality, Basic needs, Income distribution and National accounts. His Development economics study also includes

  • Rural area that connect with fields like Gross domestic product,
  • China which connect with Panel data. Martin Ravallion combines subjects such as Urbanization and Consumption distribution with his study of Rural poverty.

His most cited work include:

  • How important to India's poor is the sectoral composition of economic growth? (1742 citations)
  • Measuring Social Welfare With and Without Poverty Lines (1039 citations)
  • Growth, inequality, and poverty : looking beyond averages (882 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Poverty, Development economics, Public economics, Welfare and Extreme poverty. The various areas that Martin Ravallion examines in his Poverty study include Developing country, Consumption, Standard of living and Demographic economics. His Consumption research includes themes of Purchasing power parity, Socioeconomics and Distribution.

He has researched Development economics in several fields, including Rural area, Poverty reduction, Culture of poverty, China and Poverty rate. His work deals with themes such as Socioeconomic status and Survey data collection, which intersect with Welfare. His Extreme poverty research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Measuring poverty, Basic needs, Economic inequality and Rural poverty.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Poverty (58.92%)
  • Development economics (26.69%)
  • Public economics (17.54%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Poverty (58.92%)
  • Development economics (26.69%)
  • Developing country (16.19%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in Poverty, Development economics, Developing country, Welfare and Consumption. Martin Ravallion works in the field of Poverty, namely Extreme poverty. Martin Ravallion focuses mostly in the field of Extreme poverty, narrowing it down to matters related to Purchasing power parity and, in some cases, Inflation.

His Development economics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as China, Poverty reduction, Redistribution and Poverty rate. His research integrates issues of Standard of living, Socioeconomics and Social exclusion in his study of Developing country. His Consumption research focuses on subjects like Labour economics, which are linked to Earnings.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • How Long Will it Take to Lift One Billion People Out of Poverty (89 citations)
  • Income inequality in the developing world. (89 citations)
  • The Economics of Poverty: History, Measurement, and Policy (79 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Poverty

Martin Ravallion mainly investigates Poverty, Development economics, Developing country, Extreme poverty and Consumption. Martin Ravallion has included themes like Economic inequality, Public economics and Welfare in his Poverty study. The concepts of his Development economics study are interwoven with issues in Urbanization, Positive economics, Equity and Malnutrition.

The Developing country study combines topics in areas such as A share, Price level, Penn effect, Inflation and International Comparison Program. The various areas that Martin Ravallion examines in his Extreme poverty study include Purchasing power parity and Rural poverty. His Consumption research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Wage, Labour economics and Weighted arithmetic mean.

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Best Publications

Growth, inequality, and poverty : looking beyond averages

Martin Ravallion.
World Development (2001)

2126 Citations

The developing world is poorer than we thought, but no less successful in the fight against poverty

Shaohua Chen;Martin Ravallion.
Research Papers in Economics (2008)

2045 Citations

China's (uneven) progress against poverty

Martin Ravallion;Shaohua Chen.
Research Papers in Economics (2004)

1861 Citations

How important to India's poor is the sectoral composition of economic growth?

Martin Ravallion;Gaurav Datt.
The World Bank Economic Review (1996)

1742 Citations

Measuring pro-poor growth

Martin Ravallion;Shaohua Chen.
Economics Letters (2003)

1699 Citations

Measuring Social Welfare With and Without Poverty Lines

Martin Ravallion.
The American Economic Review (1994)

1653 Citations

Growth and redistribution components of changes in poverty measures : a decomposition with applications to Brazil and India in the 1980s

Gaurav Datt;Martin Ravallion.
(1991)

1582 Citations

Poverty and policy

Michael Lipton;Martin Ravallion.
Handbook of Development Economics (1995)

1452 Citations

Human Development in Poor Countries: On the Role of Private Incomes and Public Services

Sudhir Anand;Martin Ravallion.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (1993)

1417 Citations

Poverty lines in theory and practice

Martin Ravallion.
(1998)

1145 Citations

Editorial Boards

Journal of Development Studies
(Impact Factor: 1.596)

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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