On the Measurement of Regional Convergence in Inequality and Welfare

Adelaide P. S. Duarte, J Silber, João Sousa Andrade, Marta C. N. Simões

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This paper extends a methodology proposed by Nissanov and Silber (2009) who decomposed the coefficient β used in convergence analysis into three components checking respectively whether there was σ-convergence, whether 'pure mobility'(upward or downward …
Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationEconomic Well-Being and Inequality
Subtitle of host publicationPapers from the Fifth ECINEQ Meeting
PublisherEmerald Group Publishing Limited
Number of pages27
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-78350-556-2
ISBN (Print)978-1-78350-567-8
StatePublished - 2014

Publication series

NameResearch on Economic Inequality
ISSN (Print)1049-2585

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