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Chapter 1 Compensation, Reward, and the Measurement of Unfair Inequalities

Inequality of Opportunity: Theory and Measurement

ISBN: 978-1-78052-034-6, eISBN: 978-1-78052-035-3

ISSN: 1049-2585

Publication date: 26 October 2011

Abstract

Findings – This procedure is shown to be able to rationalize some of the existing measures of opportunity inequality and to obtain new measures of IOp.

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Brunori, P. and Peragine, V. (2011), "Chapter 1 Compensation, Reward, and the Measurement of Unfair Inequalities", Gabriel Rodríguez, J. (Ed.) Inequality of Opportunity: Theory and Measurement (Research on Economic Inequality, Vol. 19), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 1-21. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1049-2585(2011)0000019004

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