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The properties of the extended Gini measures of variability and inequality

  • Shlomo Yitzhaki
  • Edna Schechtman

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Article provided by Dipartimento di Statistica, Probabilità e Statistiche Applicate - University of Rome in its journal Metron.

Volume (Year): LXIII (2005)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
Pages: 401-433

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