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Frank A Cowell and Emmanuel Flachaire
We examine the sensitivity of estimates and inequality indices to extreme values, in the sense of their robustness properties and of their statistical performance. We establish that these measures are very sensitive to t...Read more...
Frank A Cowell and Maria-Pia Victoria-Feser
Distributional dominance criteria are commonly applied to draw welfare inferences about comparisons, but conclusions drawn from empirical implementations of dominance criteria may be influenced by data contamination. We ...Read more...