The Welfare Impact of Price Changes on Household Welfare and Inequality 1999-2011

This paper attempts to use applied micro-economic research to understand the impact of price changes over the period 1999-2011 in Ireland. This measure combines an efficiency component using a Linear Expenditure System (LES) and an equity component using the Atkinson Index of Inequality. The efficie...

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Volume: 43
Main Author: Loughrey, Jason
O’donoghue, Cathal
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Economic and Social Studies 2012
published in: The Economic and Social Review Vol. 43; no. 1
Data of publication: 2012
Series: The Economic and Social Review
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc
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