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A nonparametric analysis of the shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution
|Statement||by Feng Zhu.|
|Series||BIS working papers,, no. 184, BIS working papers (Online) ;, no. 184.|
|Contributions||Bank for International Settlements. Monetary and Economic Dept.|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2005620114|
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We provide stylized facts on the evolving shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution from to Based on adaptive kernel density estimation, we propose an adaptive bootstrap test for multimodality.
Our results indicate that multimodality has been a predominant feature of the US income by: 8. A nonparametric analysis of the shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution. Basel, Switzerland: Bank for International Settlements, Monetary and Economic Dept., (OCoLC) A Nonparametric Analysis of the Shape Dynamics of the US Personal Income Distribution: Article in SSRN Electronic Journal January.
BIS Working Papers No October A nonparametric analysis of the shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution: By Feng ZhuCited by: 8. A nonparametric analysis of the shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution: We provide stylized facts on the evolving shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution from to Based on adaptive kernel density estimation, we propose an adaptive bootstrap test for multimodality.
Author: Feng Zhu. A nonparametric analysis of the shape dynamics of the US personal incom Topics: Adaptive kernel method, adaptive multimodality test, bootstrap, income distributionAuthor: Feng Zhu.
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