Pareto or log-normal? A recursive-truncation approach to the distribution of (all) cities
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- Fazio, Giorgio & Modica, Marco, 2012. "Pareto or log-normal? A recursive-truncation approach to the distribution of (all) cities," SIRE Discussion Papers 2012-54, Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE).
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KeywordsCity size distribution; Pareto and Log-normal; Zipf's Law; Kolmogorov- Smirnov; Recursive analysis;
- C46 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics - - - Specific Distributions
- D30 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - General
- R12 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity; Interregional Trade (economic geography)
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-URE-2012-08-23 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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