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    • Sequential procedures for poverty gap dominance 

      Zoli, Claudio; Lambert, Peter J. (University of Oregon, Dept of Economics, 2005-01-01)
      Poverty evaluations differ from welfare evaluations in one significant aspect, the existence of a threshold or reference point, the poverty line. It is therefore possible to build up normative evaluation models in which ...
    • Taking care of your own: Ethnic and religious heterogeneity and income inequality 

      Dincer, Oguzhan; Lambert, Peter J. (University of Oregon, Dept of Economics, 2006)
      Using recently developed indices of fractionalization and polarization, we analyze the direct and indirect effects of ethnic and religious heterogeneity on income inequality and on welfare programs across US states. We ...