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Published: 27 January 2011

254 Pages | 61 Figures, 19 Tables


ISBN: 9780199594047

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Measuring Inequality

Third Edition

Frank Cowell

London School of Economics Perspectives in Economic Analysis

  • New edition revised throughout
  • Examines the underlying principles of inequality measurement and its relation to welfare economics, distributional analysis, and information theory
  • Covers modern theoretical developments in inequality analysis, as well as classical contributions
  • Associated web materials provide hands-on learning

New to this Edition:

  • New supporting web materials
  • Greatly expanded literature coverage in Appendix B

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