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A note on calculating the Gini index

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  • Hu, Baiding, 1995. "A note on calculating the Gini index," Mathematics and Computers in Simulation (MATCOM), Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 353-358.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:matcom:v:39:y:1995:i:3:p:353-358 DOI: 10.1016/0378-4754(95)00083-8
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