Poverty in Ireland, 1987-1994: a Stochastic Dominance Approach
AbstractResults from poverty studies are sensitive to the choice f the poverty line. Poverty dominance analysis uses stochastic dominance to provide rankings of distributions in terms of poverty which are not sensitive to the choice of poverty lines or which at least give an unambiguous results over a wide range of poverty lines.
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Length: 25 pages
Date of creation: 2000
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POVERTY ; SOCIAL WELFARE ; IRELAND ; STOCHASTIC MODELS;
Other versions of this item:
- David Madden & Fiona Smith, 2000. "Poverty in Ireland, 1987-1994 - A Stochastic Dominance Approach," The Economic and Social Review, Economic and Social Studies, vol. 31(3), pages 187-214.
- Madden, David (David Patrick) & Smith, Fiona, 2000. "Poverty in Ireland, 1987-1994 : a stochastic dominance approach," Open Access publications from University College Dublin urn:hdl:10197/780, University College Dublin.
- I31 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare and Poverty - - - General Welfare
- I32 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare and Poverty - - - Measurement and Analysis of Poverty
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