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The Europe 2020 social inclusion indicators: main conclusions of the ImPRovE project on validity, methodological robustness and interrelationships

András Gábos and Tim Goedemé ()

No 16/13, ImPRovE Working Papers from Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy, University of Antwerp

Abstract: In 2010, heads of state and government agreed on the Europe 2020 poverty reduction target. The target is measured on the basis of a composite indicator, including income poverty, severe material deprivation and very low work intensity. In this paper, we summarise the main findings and conclusions of a series of studies carried out in the ImPRovE project, with regard to the quality of the three underlying indicators and their cross-sectional, longitudinal and dynamic relationships. By doing so, we point to relevant policy conclusions and areas for further improvement of the indicators and poverty research.

Keywords: poverty; social exclusion; Europe 2020; consistent poverty; material deprivation; low work intensity; poverty dynamics (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D63 I32 I31 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2016-04
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