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Comparing MCDA Aggregation Methods in Constructing Composite Indicators Using the Shannon-Spearman Measure

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  • P. Zhou & B. Ang, 2009. "Comparing MCDA Aggregation Methods in Constructing Composite Indicators Using the Shannon-Spearman Measure," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 94(1), pages 83-96, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:94:y:2009:i:1:p:83-96 DOI: 10.1007/s11205-008-9338-0
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