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Source decomposition of changes in income inequality: the integral-based approach and its approximation by the chained Shapley-value approach

  • Masato Okamoto


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Article provided by Springer in its journal The Journal of Economic Inequality.

Volume (Year): 9 (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 145-181

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Handle: RePEc:kap:jecinq:v:9:y:2011:i:2:p:145-181
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