Amiel, Yoram and Cowell, Frank (2001) Risk and inequality perceptions. Distributional Analysis Research Programme; DARP 55, 55. Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.
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We examine the relationship between risk analysis and inequality analysis, using a questionnaire-experimental approach .The experiments focus on the effect of income transformations on the perceived rankings of income distri- butions in either a risk or inequality context. Both context and income levels are important in inßuencing rankings.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Discussion Paper)|
|Additional Information:||© 2001 Yoram Amiel and Frank Cowell|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory|
|Sets:||Collections > Economists Online
Departments > Economics
Research centres and groups > Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)
Research centres and groups > Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE)
|Date Deposited:||27 Apr 2007|
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