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DSGINIDECO: Stata module to compute decomposition of inequality change into pro-poor growth and mobility components


  • Stephen P. Jenkins

    () (London School of Economics and Political Science)

  • Philippe Van Kerm

    () (CEPS)


dsginideco implements the decomposition of changes in (generalized) Gini coefficients into progressivity/pro-poor growth and reranking components proposed in Jenkins and Van Kerm, Oxford Economic Papers, 2006. See the online manual ( for details on methods, option descriptions and usage examples.

Suggested Citation

  • Stephen P. Jenkins & Philippe Van Kerm, 2009. "DSGINIDECO: Stata module to compute decomposition of inequality change into pro-poor growth and mobility components," Statistical Software Components S457009, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 24 Jul 2017.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s457009
    Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install dsginideco". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.

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