The relationship between the equivalence scale and the inequality index and its impact on the measurement of income inequality
The paper discusses the U-shaped relationship between the equivalence scale ne and the Gini index instead of considering the equivalence scale's relationship to the generalised entropy measures, which was studied by Coulter, et al. (1992). An end-point condition is given for the U-shaped relati...
|Main Author:||Okamoto, Masato|
|Place of publication:||
Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2012
|published in:||LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 575|
|Data of publication:||2012|
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