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UNU-WIDER Spatial Decomposition of Inequality

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A teenager wears torn rubber boots in a muddy local market in Bac Ha, Viet Nam. As of 2005 figures, half the world population—more than 3 billion people–is estimated to live on less than USD 2.50 a day. Bac Ha, Viet Nam. UN Photo/Kibae Park.

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Spatial Decomposition of Inequality

Publisher:
UNU-WIDER
Series:
WIDER Discussion Paper
Volume:
2004/01
Title:
Spatial Decomposition of Inequality
Authors:
Anthony Shorrocks and Guanghua Wan
Publication date:
2004
ISBN Printed:
9291905682
ISBN Web:
9291905690
ISBN 13 Print:
9789291905683
ISBN 13 Web:
9789291905690
Copyright holder:
© UNU-WIDER
Copyright year:
2004
Keywords:
inequality, index, decomposition
JEL:
C43, D31, D63, R12
Project:
Spatial Disparities in Human Development
Format:
online and printed copies

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