Bayesian Estimation of Social Welfare and Tax Progressivity Measures
AbstractThis paper investigates a Bayesian approach for examining posterior distributions of several inequality, concentration, tax progressivity and social welfare measures.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by The University of Melbourne in its series Department of Economics - Working Papers Series with number 751.
Length: 21 pages
Date of creation: 2000
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Note: This paper has now been published in: Creedy, J. and Chotikapanich, D. (2003), Bayesian Estimation of Social Welfare and Tax Progressivity Measures, Empirical Economics, 28, no.1, pp. 45-59.
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SOCIAL WELFARE ; ESTIMATOR ; TAXATION ; INCOME DISTRIBUTION;
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- Duangkamon Chotikapanich & John Creedy, 2003. "Bayesian estimation of social welfare and tax progressivity measures," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 28(1), pages 45-59, January.
- C13 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Estimation: General
- C11 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General - - - Bayesian Analysis: General
- D60 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - General
- D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution
- H20 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - General
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