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On the income distribution models and inequality curves
Alberto Arcagni, Francesco Porro

Last modified: 2015-09-05

Abstract


In this work the characteristics of some distribution models used in the literature for describing income distribution are analysed. The analysis focuses on the inequality curves generated by such models. In particular, the role of the parameters related to the inequality curves is analysed, also by considering the influence of their variations from a pointwise perspective.

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