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By Gianni Betti, Achille Lemmi

This impressive collection from a few of today’s prime distributional analysts offers an summary quite a lot of financial, statistical and sociological relationships which were unfolded for clinical examine through the paintings of 2 turn-of-the-20th-century economists: C. Gini and M. O. Lorenz.

The authors comprise such figues as Barry Arnold and Frank Cowell and the ensuing booklet merits its position at the bookshelf of significant mathematical economists everywhere.

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Finally, they use the natural rate hypothesis to shed new light on the connection between inequality and short-run economic growth. Finally, Chapter 18, written by Süleyman Özmucur and Jacques Silber, presents an application on Internal migration, household size and income inequality in Turkey. This chapter analyses the impact of internal migration on income inequality in Turkey. It emphasizes the separate effects on inequality of changes in household size and in income when individuals move from rural to urban areas or between regions.

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