A note on the indeterminacy and arbitrariness of pena’s method of construction of synthetic indicators
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KeywordsSynthetic indicators; Composite Indices; Human development; NP-Hard problem;
- C43 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics - - - Index Numbers and Aggregation
- O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
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- NEP-ALL-2012-03-28 (All new papers)
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