The Roots of Inequality: Estimating Inequality of Opportunity from Regression Trees
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- Paolo Brunori & Paul Hufe & Daniel Gerszon Mahler, 2017. "The Roots of Inequality: Estimating Inequality of Opportunity from Regression Trees," Working Papers - Economics wp2017_18.rdf, Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Dipartimento di Scienze per l'Economia e l'Impresa.
- Brunori,Paolo & Hufe,Paul & Mahler,Daniel Gerszon, 2018. "The roots of inequality : estimating inequality of opportunity from regression trees," Policy Research Working Paper Series 8349, The World Bank.
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KeywordsEquality of opportunity; machine learning; random forests.;
- D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution
- D63 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
- C38 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Classification Methdos; Cluster Analysis; Principal Components; Factor Analysis
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- NEP-ALL-2018-02-19 (All new papers)
- NEP-BIG-2018-02-19 (Big Data)
- NEP-EUR-2018-02-19 (Microeconomic European Issues)
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