Wealth distribution in an ancient Egyptian society
AbstractModern excavations yielded a distribution of the house areas in the ancient Egyptian city Akhetaten, which was populated for a short period during the 14th century BC. Assuming that the house area is a measure of the wealth of its inhabitants allows us to make a comparison of the wealth distributions in ancient and modern societies.
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Date of creation: Oct 2004
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Publication status: Published in Phys. Rev. E 66 (2002) 057104
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