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Hybrid models of the Lorenz curve

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  • Ogwang, Tomson
  • Rao, U. L. Gouranga

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 69 (2000)
Issue (Month): 1 (October)
Pages: 39-44

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:69:y:2000:i:1:p:39-44

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  1. Chotikapanich, Duangkamon, 1993. "A comparison of alternative functional forms for the Lorenz curve," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 41(2), pages 129-138.
  2. Kakwani, Nanak C & Podder, N, 1976. "Efficient Estimation of the Lorenz Curve and Associated Inequality Measures from Grouped Observations," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 44(1), pages 137-48, January.
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  1. ZuXiang Wang & Yew-Kwang Ng & Russell Smyth, 2007. "Revisiting The Ordered Family Of Lorenz Curves," Development Research Unit Working Paper Series 19-07, Monash University, Department of Economics.
  2. Heshmati, Almas, 2004. "Inequalities and Their Measurement," IZA Discussion Papers 1219, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  3. WANG, Zuxiang & SMYTH, Russell & NG, Yew-Kwang, 2009. "A new ordered family of Lorenz curves with an application to measuring income inequality and poverty in rural China," China Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 218-235, June.
  4. Sarabia, José María & Castillo, Enrique & Pascual, Marta & Sarabia, María, 2005. "Mixture Lorenz curves," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 89(1), pages 89-94, October.
  5. Helene, Otaviano, 2010. "Fitting Lorenz curves," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 108(2), pages 153-155, August.
  6. Heshmati, Almas, 2004. "A Review of Decomposition of Income Inequality," IZA Discussion Papers 1221, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  7. Florent Bresson, 2010. "A general class of inequality elasticities of poverty," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 8(1), pages 71-100, March.
  8. ZuXiang Wang & Russell Smyth, 2007. "Two New Exponential Families Of Lorenz Curves," Development Research Unit Working Paper Series 20-07, Monash University, Department of Economics.
  9. ZuXiang Wang & Russell Smyth & Yew-Kwang Ng, 2009. "A General Method to Create Lorenz Models," Development Research Unit Working Paper Series 06-09, Monash University, Department of Economics.

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