Comparing Cross-Country Estimates of Lorenz Curves Using a Dirichlet Distribution Across Estimators and Datasets
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- Andrew C. Chang & Phillip Li & Shawn M. Martin, 2018. "Comparing cross‐country estimates of Lorenz curves using a Dirichlet distribution across estimators and datasets," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 33(3), pages 473-478, April.
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KeywordsConstrained Estimation; Dirichlet; Dirichlet Distribution; Gini Coefficient; Income Distribution; Lorenz Curve; Maximum Likelihood; Non-linear Least Squares; Replication; Share Data;
- C24 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Truncated and Censored Models; Switching Regression Models; Threshold Regression Models
- C51 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Model Construction and Estimation
- C87 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs - - - Econometric Software
- D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution
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