Interpretation of the RAS method : absorption and fabrication effects are incorrect
The r and s vectors of the RAS method of updating matrices are presented often as corresponding to an absorption effect and a fabrication effect. Here, it is proved that these vectors are unidentified, so their interpretation in terms of fabrication and absorption effect is incorrect..
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|Publication status:||published in The Annals of Regional Science, 2002, 36, 1, 139-144 et 2004, 38, 4, 741-749|
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- Michel Balinski & Gabrielle Demange, 1989. "An Axiomatic Approach to Proportionality between Matrices," Post-Print hal-00686748, HAL.
- Louis De Mesnard, 1994. "Unicity of biproportion," Post-Print hal-00383947, HAL.
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