precision of estimates, in a way which is quickly and intuitively absorbed also by non-technical audiences. Such detailed geographical profiles of poverty can inform a wide variety of debates and deliberations, amongst policy-makers as well as civil society.
We have finally noted that perceptions as to the importance of geographical dimensions of poverty are themselves dependent on the degree of spatial disaggregation of available estimates of poverty. The smaller the localities into which a country can be broken down, the more likely it is, that one will conclude that geography matters.
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