Fast methods for jackknifing inequality indices

The jackknife is a resampling method that uses subsets of the original database by leaving out one observation at a time from the sample. The paper outlines a procedure to obtain jackknife estimates for several inequality indices with only a few passes through the data. The number of passes is indep...

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Volume: 601
Main Author: Karoly, Lynn A
Schröder, Carsten
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2013
published in: LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 601
Data of publication: 2013
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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