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La medición del bienestar mediante indicadores de renta real: caracterización de un índice de bienestar tipo Theil

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  • José María Tomás Adrian

    (Universidad de Alicante)

  • Antonio Villar

    (Universidad de Alicante e Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas)

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The purpose of this paper is to offer a characterization of a welfare index which depends positively on total income and negatively on Theil's first inequality measure. This welfare index belongs to a family of indicators which try to link measures of income and measures of welfare (real-income indices). El objeto de este trabajo consiste en la caracterización de una medida de bienestar que depende positivamente del nivel de renta total y negativamente del primer índice de Theil. Esta medida pertenece a una familia de índices de bienestar que se formulan en términos de indicadores de "renta real", expresión que alude al propósito explícito de utilizar medidas de renta como indicadores de bienestar.

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Volume (Year): 17 (1993)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 165-173

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Handle: RePEc:iec:inveco:v:17:y:1993:i:1:p:165-173

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  1. Javier Ruiz-Castillo, 1995. "Income distribution and social welfare: a review essay," Investigaciones Economicas, Fundación SEPI, vol. 19(1), pages 3-34, January.
  2. Antonio Villar Notario, 2001. "Multidimensional Inequality And Social Welfare," Working Papers. Serie AD 2001-30, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas, S.A. (Ivie).
  3. Rafael Salas, 1996. "Fundamentos de bienestar de los índices de desigualdad pertenecientes a la clase de la entropía generalizada," Investigaciones Economicas, Fundación SEPI, vol. 20(3), pages 403-409, September.
  4. Salas, Rafael, 1998. "Welfare-consistent inequality indices in changing populations:: The marginal population replication axiomA Note," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 67(1), pages 145-150, January.
  5. J. Ignacio García-Pérez & Antonio Villar, 2009. "Discrimination and Equality of Opportunity," Working Papers 09.05, Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Department of Economics.
  6. Jaume Puig, 1999. "Radial measures of public services deficit for regional allocation of public funds," Working Papers, Research Center on Health and Economics 439, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
  7. Jaume Puig, 1999. "Radial measures of public services deficit for regional allocation of public funds," Economics Working Papers 439, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.

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