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A nonparametric analysis of the shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution

Feng Zhu

A nonparametric analysis of the shape dynamics of the US personal income distribution

1962-2000

by Feng Zhu

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Published by Bank for International Settlements in Basel, Switzerland .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Feng Zhu.
SeriesBIS working papers,, no. 184, BIS working papers (Online) ;, no. 184.
ContributionsBank for International Settlements. Monetary and Economic Dept.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG3879
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3479155M
LC Control Number2005620114

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