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James Foster and Michael Wolfson’s 1992 paper “Polarization and the decline of the middle class”

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal The Journal of Economic Inequality.

    Volume (Year): 8 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 241-245

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    9. Atkinson, Anthony B., 1970. "On the measurement of inequality," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 2(3), pages 244-263, September.
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    11. Wang, You-Qiang & Tsui, Kai-Yuen, 2000. " Polarization Orderings and New Classes of Polarization Indices," Journal of Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economic Theory, vol. 2(3), pages 349-63.
    12. Satya R. Chakravarty & Conchita D'Ambrosio, 2010. "Polarization Orderings Of Income Distributions," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 56(1), pages 47-64, 03.
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