Description: This training is intended to equip trainees with the quantitative analysis of poverty and inequality using Distributive Analysis STATA Package (DASP).
Content: The training will cover the following topics:
Topic 1: The basic concepts of poverty and inequality
Topic 2: Measures and indicators of poverty and inequality
Topic 3: Dimensions and indicators of poverty and inequality
Topic 4: Manipulation and management of data for poverty and inequality with DASP;
Topic 5: Estimation of alternative indices of poverty and inequality.
Topic 6: Decomposition of total poverty and inequality indices to population subgroups and other constituent parts.
Topic 7: Producing various poverty and inequality curves and distributional tools.
Topic 8: Interpretation of DASP software outputs.
Target Group: The training is suited to researchers, academia, finance professionals, policy makers, and students.
Requirements: A minimum of BA/BSc degree in economics and related discipline. In addition,basic understanding in using STATA software package; andexposure on welfare analysis is a plus. The trainees should bring personal laptop computer.
Duration of the Training: Five days
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