A user's note: wealth ranking by cards.

Publication year: 
1992

It is essentially a brief note on wealth ranking methodology using the card sorting system. Wealth ranking is a method which helps researchers understand the relative wealth within an area and thus the impact of any intervention on different social groupings. The paper goes into detail, looking at the preparation of the cards, their introduction to the informant, card sorting, and follow-up discussion. Computing and grouping, calculating the scores for each informant is also discussed.

Interest groups: 
Economists and researchers working at the community and project level.
Source publication information
Journal Title: 
RRA Notes
Volume: 
15
Pages: 
65-69
Publisher
IIED, 3 Endsleigh Street, London WC1H ODD, UK