Correcting the Concentration Index
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KeywordsHealth inequality Socioeconomic inequality Concentration Index;
- D63 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
- I10 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - General
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