The Measurement of Health Inequalities: Does Status Matter?
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- Costa-Font, Joan & Cowell, Frank A., 2019. "The Measurement of Health Inequalities: Does Status Matter?," IZA Discussion Papers 12390, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
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Keywordshealth inequality; categorical data; entropy measures; health surveys; upward status; downward status;
- D63 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
- H23 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Externalities; Redistributive Effects; Environmental Taxes and Subsidies
- I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
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