Poverty and Famines: An Essay on Entitlement and Deprivation
Poverty and entitlements -- Concepts of poverty -- Poverty : identification and aggregation -- Starvation and famines -- The entitlement approach -- The Great Bengal Famine -- The Ethiopian famines -- Drought and famine in the Sahel -- Famine in Bangladesh -- Entitlements and deprivation -- Appendices.
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1 Poverty and Entitlements
2 Concepts of Poverty
Identification and Aggregation
4 Starvation and Famines
5 The Entitlement Approach
6 The Great Bengal Famine
7 The Ethiopian Famines
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affected aggregate agricultural labourers Alamgir analysis animal loss animals Appendix average Bangladesh Bengal famine Calcutta calories cent Chapter commodities concept of poverty consumption contrast crop decline destitution Development distribution districts drought economic employment entitlement approach entitlement failure entitlement relations epidemics estimates Ethiopian famine excess mortality exchange entitlement exchange entitlement mapping exchange rate fact FAD approach Famine Inquiry Commission famine mortality famine of 1943 figures food availability food output food supply foodgrains Gebre-Medhin Ghosh Gini coefficient given grain Harerghe harvest important income inequality Inquiry Commission 1945a labour power langarkhanas Mansergh measurement of poverty Mymensingh normal nutritional occupation Ogaden over-all ownership pastoralist peasant person poor population poverty gap poverty line poverty measure pre-famine presented problem production proportion Rangpur reduced relative deprivation relief camps rural household Sahelian countries short-fall shortage starvation Sylhet Table trade transfer axiom vis-à-vis wage West Bengal wheat Wollo