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Child benefits’ impact on poverty: Multivariate probit estimates

Anna Philippova () and Marina Kolosnitsyna ()
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Anna Philippova: National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russian Federation

Applied Econometrics, 2018, vol. 52, 62-90

Abstract: Families with children in Russia are particularly exposed to risk of poverty. In this article we analyzed child benefits’ impact poverty of households with children using pooled probit model, panel probit model with random effects and multivariate probit model. Results show that receiving of benefits is positively linked with decrease of absolute and relative poverty and increase of subjective poverty (in one of the specifications of the model).

Keywords: child benefits; absolute poverty; relative poverty; subjective poverty; multivariate probit; Russia; RLMS HSE (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: I32 I38 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2018
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