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Department of Economics Bar-Ilan University 52900 Ramat-Gan Israel
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Ramat-Gan, Israel
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  1. Nora Lustig & Jacques Silber, 2016. "Global Poverty Lines: An Introduction," Working Papers 1603, Tulane University, Department of Economics.
  2. Chakravarty Satya R. & Silber Jacques & Chattopadhyay Nachiketa & Nissanov Zoya, 2015. "Reference Groups and the Poverty Line: An Axiomatic Approach with an Empirical Illustration," Working Paper Series UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  3. Shatakshee Dhongde & Jacques Silber, 2015. "On Distributional change, Pro-poor growth and Convergence," Working Papers 377, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.
  4. Deutsch, Joseph & Silber, Jacques, 2013. "On the Determinants of Scholastic Performance in Five Asian Countries," ADB Economics Working Paper Series 335, Asian Development Bank.
  5. Valérie Berenger & Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber, 2013. "Durable goods, access to services and the derivation of an asset index: Comparing two methodologies and three countries," Post-Print halshs-00935833, HAL.
  6. Bénédicte H. Apouey & Jacques Silber, 2013. "Inequality and bi-polarization in socioeconomic status and health: Ordinal approaches," PSE - Labex "OSE-Ouvrir la Science Economique" halshs-00850014, HAL.
  7. SILBER Jacques, 2012. "Measuring Segregation: Basic Concepts and Extensions to Other Domains," LISER Working Paper Series 2012-20, LISER.
  8. Elena Barcena-Martin and Jacques Silber, 2012. "On the Generalization and Decomposition of the Bonferroni Index," OPHI Working Papers ophiwp051, Queen Elizabeth House, University of Oxford.
  9. Silber, Jacques & Verme, Paolo, 2012. "Relative deprivation, reference groups and the assessment of standard of living," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5930, The World Bank.
  10. Deutsch, Joseph & Fusco, Alessio & Silber, Jacques, 2012. "The BIP trilogy (bipolarization, inequality and polarization): One saga but three different stories," Economics Discussion Papers 2012-49, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).
  11. Deutsch, Joseph & Silber, Jacques, 2011. "On various ways of measuring pro-poor growth," Economics Discussion Papers 2011-13, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW).
  12. FUSCO Alessio & SILBER Jacques, 2011. "Ordinal Variables and the Measurement of Polarization," LISER Working Paper Series 2011-33, LISER.
  13. Audrey Dumas & Saïd Hanchane & Jacques Silber, 2010. "On the Link Between Investment in On-the-Job Training and Earnings' Dispersion : The Case of France," Post-Print halshs-00455364, HAL.
  14. Audrey Dumas & Jacques Silber & Michal Weber, 2010. "On the Measurement of Wage Mobility and its Decomposition," Post-Print halshs-00455368, HAL.
  15. Silber, Jacques & Verme, Paolo, 2009. "Distributional change, reference groups and the measurement of relative deprivation," IRISS Working Paper Series 2009-13, IRISS at CEPS/INSTEAD.
  16. Audrey Dumas & Saïd Hanchane & Jacques Silber, 2009. "Decomposing the Dispersion of Earnings to Analyze the Impact of On-the-Job Training," Post-Print halshs-00455374, HAL.
  17. Ambra Poggi & Jacques Silber, 2008. "On Polarization and Mobility: A look at polarization in the wage-career profile in Italy," LABORatorio R. Revelli Working Papers Series 84, LABORatorio R. Revelli, Centre for Employment Studies.
  18. Jacques Silber & Joseph Deutsch & Yves Flückiger, 2007. "On Various ways of Measuring Unemployment, with Applications to Switzerland," Working Papers 2007-20, FEDEA.
  19. Jacques Silber & Joseph Deutsch, 2007. "Earnings Functions and the Measurement of the Determinants of Wage Dispersion: Extending Oaxaca's Approach," Working Papers 2007-19, FEDEA.
  20. Said Hanchane & Jacques Silber, 2007. "On the Link Between On-the-Job Training and Earnings Dispersion," Economics of Education Working Paper Series 0023, University of Zurich, Institute for Strategy and Business Economics (ISU).
  21. Jacques Silber, 2007. "Measuring Poverty: Taking a Multidimensional Perspective," Working Papers 2007-14, FEDEA.
  22. Jacques Silber & Olivier Giovannoni & Amedeo Spadaro, 2007. "Inequality of Life Chances and the Measurement of Social Immobility," Economics Working Paper Archive wp_513, Levy Economics Institute.
  23. Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber, 2001. "The Kuznets Curve and the Impact of Various Income Sources on the Link Between Inequality and Development," Working Papers 2001-03, Bar-Ilan University, Department of Economics.
  24. Silber, Jacques & Broll, Udo F., 1990. "Trade overlap and trade pattern indices of intra-industry trade: Theoretical distinctions versus empirical similarities," Discussion Papers, Series II 107, University of Konstanz, Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 178 "Internationalization of the Economy".
  1. Nora Lustig & Jacques Silber, 2016. "Introduction to the Special Issue on Global Poverty Lines," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 14(2), pages 129-140, June.
  2. Andreas Chai & Nicholas Rohde & Jacques Silber, 2015. "Measuring The Diversity Of Household Spending Patterns," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 29(3), pages 423-440, 07.
  3. Joseph Deutsch & Anne-Catherine Guio & Marco Pomati & Jacques Silber, 2015. "Material Deprivation in Europe: Which Expenditures are Curtailed First?," Social Indicators Research- An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 120(3), pages 723-740, February.
  4. Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber & Gaston Yalonetzky, 2014. "On Bi-Polarization and The Middle Class in Latin America: A Look At the First Decade of the Twenty-First Century," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 60(S2), pages S332-S352, November.
  5. Alessio Fusco & Jacques Silber, 2014. "On social polarization and ordinal variables: the case of self-assessed health," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer;Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gesundheitsökonomie (DGGÖ), vol. 15(8), pages 841-851, November.
  6. Elena Bárcena-Martin & Jacques Silber, 2013. "On the generalization and decomposition of the Bonferroni index," Social Choice and Welfare, Springer;The Society for Social Choice and Welfare, vol. 41(4), pages 763-787, October.
  7. Deutsch, Joseph & Fusco, Alessio & Silber, Jacques, 2013. "The BIP Trilogy (bipolarization, inequality and polarization): One saga but three different stories," Economics - The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW), vol. 7, pages 1-33.
  8. Bérenger, Valérie & Deutsch, Joseph & Silber, Jacques, 2013. "Durable goods, access to services and the derivation of an asset index: Comparing two methodologies and three countries," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 35(C), pages 881-891.
  9. Deutsch, Joseph & Dumas, Audrey & Silber, Jacques, 2013. "Estimating an educational production function for five countries of Latin America on the basis of the PISA data," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 36(C), pages 245-262.
  10. Adi Lazar & Jacques Silber, 2013. "On The Cardinal Measurement Of Health Inequality When Only Ordinal Information Is Available On Individual Health Status," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 22(1), pages 106-113, 01.
  11. Jacques Silber, 2012. "Book review of The Oxford Handbook of Economic Inequality," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 10(1), pages 127-136, March.
  12. Silber, Jacques & Verme, Paolo, 2012. "Relative deprivation, reference groups and the assessment of standard of living," Economic Systems, Elsevier, vol. 36(1), pages 31-45.
  13. Zoya Nissanov & Jacques Gabriel Silber, 2011. "On some extensions of the concept of growth incidence curves," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 18(5), pages 479-483.
  14. Deutsch, Joseph & Silber, Jacques, 2011. "On various ways of measuring pro-poor growth," Economics - The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW), vol. 5, pages 1-57.
  15. Jacques Silber, 2011. "A comment on the MPI index," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 9(3), pages 479-481, September.
  16. Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber, 2011. "An ordinal approach to the study of intergenerational opportunities for standard of living: the case of Latin America," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 9(4), pages 579-604, December.
  17. Ambra Poggi & Jacques Silber, 2010. "On Polarization And Mobility: A Look At Polarization In The Wage-Career Profile In Italy," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 56(1), pages 123-140, 03.
  18. Audrey Dumas & Jacques Silber & Michal Weber, 2010. "On the Measurement of Wage Mobility and its Decomposition," Annals of Economics and Statistics, GENES, issue 99-100, pages 91-116.
  19. Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber, 2010. "Income Polarization: Measurement, Determinants, And Implications," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 56(1), pages 1-6, 03.
  20. Jacques Silber & Hyun Son, 2010. "On the link between the Bonferroni index and the measurement of inclusive growth," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 30(1), pages 421-428.
  21. Nissanov, Zoya & Silber, Jacques, 2009. "On pro-poor growth and the measurement of convergence," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 105(3), pages 270-272, December.
  22. Conchita D'Ambrosio & Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber, 2009. "Multidimensional approaches to poverty measurement: an empirical analysis of poverty in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy and Spain, based on the European panel," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(8), pages 951-961.
  23. Kakwani, Nanak & Silber, Jacques, 2008. "Introduction: Multidimensional Poverty Analysis: Conceptual Issues, Empirical Illustrations and Policy Implications," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 36(6), pages 987-991, June.
  24. Chakravarty, Satya R. & Deutsch, Joseph & Silber, Jacques, 2008. "On the Watts Multidimensional Poverty Index and its Decomposition," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 36(6), pages 1067-1077, June.
  25. Jacques SILBER & Michal Weber, 2008. "The Generalized Gini index and the measurement of income mobility," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 4(9), pages 1-7.
  26. Jacques SILBER & Meital Hanoka & Joseph Deutsch, 2007. "On the Link Between the Concepts of Kurtosis and Bipolarization," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 4(36), pages 1-6.
  27. Jacques Silber, 2007. "Foreword," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 5(3), pages 257-257, December.
  28. Jacques Silber, 2007. "Measuring poverty: taking a multidimensional perspective," Hacienda Pública Española, IEF, vol. 182(3), pages 29-74, September.
  29. Chakravarty, Satya R. & Silber, Jacques, 2007. "A generalized index of employment segregation," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 53(2), pages 185-195, March.
  30. Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber, 2005. "Measuring Multidimensional Poverty: An Empirical Comparison Of Various Approaches," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 51(1), pages 145-174, 03.
  31. Jacques Silber & Michal Weber, 2005. "Gini's mean difference and the measurement of absolute mobility," Metron - International Journal of Statistics, Dipartimento di Statistica, Probabilità e Statistiche Applicate - University of Rome, vol. 0(3), pages 471-492.
  32. Xavier Ramos & Jacques Silber, 2005. "On The Application Of Efficiency Analysis To The Study Of The Dimensions Of Human Development," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 51(2), pages 285-309, 06.
  33. Silber, Jacques, 2004. "Inequalities: theory, experiments and applications," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 813-821, September.
  34. Joseph Deutsch & Jacques Silber, 2004. "Measuring the Impact of Various Income Sources on the Link between Inequality and Development: Implications for the Kuznets Curve," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 8(1), pages 110-127, 02.
  35. Claude Berthomieu & Joseph Deutsch & Albert Marouani & Jacques Silber, 2003. "Inflation, Unemployment, Openness to International Trade and Income Inequality in Israel between 1967 and 1999," Notas Económicas, Faculdade de Economia, Universidade de Coimbra, issue 18, pages 6-17, December.
  36. Silber, Jacques, 2003. "Gary S. Fields, Distribution and Development, A New Look at the Developing World: (Russel Sage Foundation, New York, and The MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and London, 2001), pp. x+260, [UK poun," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 70(1), pages 238-243, February.
  37. Jacques Silber, 2003. "Introduction by the Editor-in-chief," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 1(1), pages 3-4, April.
  38. Jacques Silber & Michal Weber, 1999. "Labour market discrimination: are there significant differences between the various decomposition procedures?," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 31(3), pages 359-365.
  39. Jacques Silber, 1998. "On Inequality in Consumption Expenditures. The Case of Switzerland," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 134(IV), pages 545-564, December.
  40. Deutsch, Joseph & Silber, Jacques, 1997. "Gini's "Transvariazione" and the Measurement of Distance between Distributions," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 22(4), pages 547-54.
  41. Neuman, Shoshana & Silber, Jacques G, 1996. "Wage Discrimination across Ethnic Groups: Evidence from Israel," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 34(4), pages 648-61, October.
  42. Yves Flückiger & Jacques Silber, 1995. "Income Inequality Decomposition by Income Source and the Breakdown of Inequality Differences Between Two Population Subgroups," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 131(IV), pages 599-615, December.
  43. Fluckiger, Yves & Silber, Jacques, 1994. "The Gini Index and the Measurement of Multidimensional Inequality," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 56(2), pages 225-28, May.
  44. Deutsch, Joseph & Fluckiger, Yves & Silber, Jacques, 1994. "Measuring occupational segregation : Summary statistics and the impact of classification errors and aggregation," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 61(1), pages 133-146, March.
  45. Boisso, Dale & Hayes, Kathy & Hirschberg, Joseph & Silber, Jacques, 1994. "Occupational segregation in the multidimensional case : Decomposition and tests of significance," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 61(1), pages 161-171, March.
  46. Jacques Silber, 1994. "Income Distribution, Tax Structure, and the Measurement of Tax Progressivity," Public Finance Review, , vol. 22(1), pages 86-102, January.
  47. Neuman, Shoshana & Silber, Jacques, 1994. "The econometrics of labor market segregation and discrimination," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 61(1), pages 1-4, March.
  48. Silber, Jacques, 1993. "Inequality Decomposition by Income," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 75(3), pages 545-47, August.
  49. Silber, Jacques, 1992. "Occupational Segregation Indices in the Multidimensional Case: A Note," The Economic Record, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 68(202), pages 276-77, September.
  50. Silber, Jacques G., 1989. "On the measurement of employment segregation," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 30(3), pages 237-243, September.
  51. Berrebi, Z. M. & Silber, Jacques, 1989. "Deprivation, the Gini index of inequality and the flatness of an income distribution," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 18(3), pages 229-237, December.
  52. Silber, Jacques, 1989. "Factor Components, Population Subgroups and the Computation of the Gini Index of Inequality," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 71(1), pages 107-15, February.
  53. Silber, Jacques & Berrebi, Z. M., 1988. "Distance functions and the comparison of development levels," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 27(2), pages 195-200.
  54. Berrebi, Z. M. & Silber, J., 1987. "Interquantile differences, income inequality measurement and the Gini concentration index," Mathematical Social Sciences, Elsevier, vol. 13(1), pages 67-72, February.
  55. Berrebi, Z M & Silber, Jacques G, 1987. "Dispersion, Asymmetry and the Gini Index of Inequality," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 28(2), pages 331-38, June.
  56. Berrebi, Z. M. & Silber, Jacques, 1987. "Regional differences and the components of growth and inequality change," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 25(3), pages 295-298.
  57. Z. M. Berrebi & Jacques Silber, 1985. "Income Inequality Indices and Deprivation: A Generalization," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 100(3), pages 807-810.
  58. Berrebi, Z M & Silber, Jacques, 1985. "The Gini Coefficient and Negative Income: A Comment," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 37(3), pages 525-26, September.
  59. Silber, Jacques, 1983. "ELL (The Equivalent Length of Life) or another attempt at measuring development," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 11(1), pages 21-29, January.
  60. Berrebi, Z. M. & Silber, Jacques, 1983. "On an absolute measure of distributional change," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 22(2), pages 139-146, July.
  61. Silber, Jacques, 1982. "Health and inequality : Some applications of uncertainty theory," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 16(19), pages 1663-1666, January.
  62. Berrebi, Z. M. & Silber, Jacques, 1981. "Weighting income ranks and levels : A Multiple-Parameter Generalization For Absolute and Relative Inequality Indices," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 7(4), pages 391-397.
  63. Silber, J, 1980. "H J K L (House, Job, Kids and Leisure) or the Daily Life of Women in France in the Late Sixties: An Economist's View," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 5(1), pages 39-54.
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  1. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (14) 2007-06-30 2007-08-08 2007-08-18 2007-12-08 2008-05-31 2009-10-31 2009-10-31 2009-11-14 2012-01-10 2012-04-23 2012-10-20 2014-06-22 2015-03-13 2016-04-16. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (4) 2007-08-08 2007-12-08 2008-05-31 2009-10-31
  3. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2008-05-31
  4. NEP-CWA: Central & Western Asia (1) 2011-05-30
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2015-12-01
  6. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2011-05-30
  7. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2014-06-22
  8. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2007-09-09
  9. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2007-09-09
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