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On a generalisation of the Gini coefficient

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  • Barrett C. R.
  • Salles, M.

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  • Barrett C. R. & Salles, M., 1996. "On a generalisation of the Gini coefficient," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 56-56, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:matsoc:v:31:y:1996:i:1:p:56a-56a
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    1. Shorrocks, A F, 1980. "The Class of Additively Decomposable Inequality Measures," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 48(3), pages 613-625, April.
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    4. Sen, Amartya K, 1976. "Poverty: An Ordinal Approach to Measurement," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 44(2), pages 219-231, March.
    5. Weymark, John A., 1981. "Generalized gini inequality indices," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 1(4), pages 409-430, August.
    6. Atkinson, Anthony B., 1970. "On the measurement of inequality," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 2(3), pages 244-263, September.
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    1. Louis De Mesnard, 1997. "About the problems caused by the Gini and Kakwani index of inequality measurement
      [A propos des problèmes causés par les indices de mesure d'inégalité de Gini et de Kakwani]
      ," Working Papers hal-01527267, HAL.

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