Multidimensional Inequality with Variable Household Weight
AbstractWe establish the multidimensional couterpart of the fundamental theorem on the inequality measurement due to Hardy, Littlewood and Polya (HLP, 1934) for the case of household with different weights
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Date of creation: Dec 2012
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