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Handbook of income inequality measurement

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Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Silber, Jacques.
Title Statement
Handbook of income inequality measurement / edited by Jacques Silber ; with a foreword by Amartya Sen.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Boston :   Kluwer Academic,   c1999.  
Physical Medium
xxvi, 654 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Statement
Recent economic thought series ; 71
ISBN
0792385748
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Income distribution -- Statistical methods.
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Contents information

Table of Contents


CONTENTS

List of Contributors = xi

Acknowledgements = xv

Foreword / Amartya Sen = xvii

Introduction : Thirty Years of Intensive Research on income Inequality / Jacques Silber = 1

1. he Rational Foundations of Income Inequality Measurement / Serge-Christophe Kolm ; Comment : Nripesh Podder = 19

2. Linking the Functional and Personal Distributions of Incomes / Camilo Dagum ; Comment : Michel Marinez ; Christian Morrison = 101

3. Income Inequality Measurement : The Normative Approach / Charles Blackorby, Walter Bossert ; David Donaldson ; Comment : john A. Weymark = 163

4. Measuring Inequality : The Axiomatic Approach / Satya R. Chakravarty ; Comment : Udo Ebert = 163

5. The Mathematical foundations of Inequality Analysis / Michel Le Breton ; Comment : Wolfgang Eichborn = 187

6. Stochastic Dominance and Lorenz Curve / Patrick Moyes ; Comment : Shlomo Yitzhaki= 199

7. The Measurement of Income Inequality : Subjective Approach / Yoram Amiel ; Comment : Bermard M. S. Van Praag = 227

8. Income Inequality Measurement : The Statistical Approach / GiovanninM. Girogi ; Comment : Maria-Pia Voctoria-Feser= 245

9. Estimation of Inequality Indices / Frank A. Cowell ; Comment : Achille Lemmi = 269

10. Parametric Approximations of the Lorenz Curve / Hang K. Ryu ; Daniel J. Slottje ; Comment : Joan Esteban = 291

11. Tests of Significance for Lorenz Parial Orders / John A. Bishop ; John P. Formby ; Comment : Joseph L. Gastwirth ; Tapan K. Nayak = 315

12. How Do Income Sources Affect Income Inequality? / Robert I. Lerman ; Comment : Lea Achdut = 341

13. Inequality Decomposition by Population Subgroups and the Analysis of Interdistributional Inequality / Joseph Deutsch ; Jacques Silber ; Comment : Cecilia A. Conrad= 363

14. Multidimensioned Approaches to Welfare Analysis / Frank A. Cowell ; Magda ; Comment : Yves Fluckiger = 405

15. Multidimensioned Approaches to Welfare Anaylsis / Esfandiar Maasoumi ; Comment : Francois Bourguignon = 437

16. Redistributional Effects of Progressive Income Taxes / Peter J. Lambert ; Comment : Andreas Pfingsten = 485

17. Lifetime versus Annual Income Distribution / John Creedy ; Comment : Timothy Smeeding = 513

18. Horizontal Inequality Measurement : A Basic Reassessment / Stephen P. Jenkins ; Peter J. Lambert ; Comment : Robert D. Plotnick = 535

19 The Measurement of Income Mobility : An Introduction to the Literature / Gary S. Fields ; Efe A. Ok ; Comment : Valentino Dardanoni = 557

20 Inequality, Welfare and Poverty : Three Interrelated Phenomena / Nanak Kakwani ; Comment : Martin Ravallion = 599

Epilogue : Reflections on Income Inequality Measurement / Anthony B. Atkinson = 635

Index = 639



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