Shlomo Yitzhaki

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

Professor

Mount Scopus

Jerusalem, 91905

Israel

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Estimating Beta

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jan 2002
Haim Shalit and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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OLS estimators, systematic risk, mean-Gini

Estimating Beta

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Vol 18, No. 2, 2002
Posted: 24 Feb 2002
Haim Shalit and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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OLS estimators, systematic risk, mean-Gini

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Calculating the Extended Gini Coefficient from Grouped Data - a Covariance Presentation

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2014
Edna Schechtman and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 755 (33,282)
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Gini index, Lorenz curve, Grouped data

Decomposing World Income Distribution: Does the World Have a Middle Class?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2562
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Jan 2001
Branko Milanovic and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Tax Avoidance, Evasion, and Administration

NBER Working Paper No. w7473
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 30 Mar 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2001
Joel B. Slemrod and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 496 (57,867)
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Characterizing Efficient Portfolios

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jan 2002
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Joram Mayshar
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 378 (80,137)
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Stochastic Dominance, Optimal Portfolio, Efficient Portfolio

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Solving the Portfolio Allocation Puzzle

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Mar 2002
Haim Shalit and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 316 (98,306)
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Marginal Conditional Stochastic Dominance, Popular Advice Portolios

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The Properties of the Extended Gini Measures of Variability and Inequality

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Oct 2005
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Edna Schechtman
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Downloads 311 (100,021)
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Extended Gini, Lorenz Curve, Relative Deprivation, Stochastic Dominance, Decomposition

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The Relationship between Gini's Mean Difference and the Absolute Deviation from a Quantile

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Apr 2012
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Peter J. Lambert
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Oregon - Department of Economics
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GMD, LAD, MAD, QUAD

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The Gmd: A Superior Measure of Variability for Non-Normal Distributions

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Feb 2002
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 303 (102,821)
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Variance, Correlation, ANOVA, Gini's MEAN Difference

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Derivation of the Mean-Gini Efficient Portfolio Frontier

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Dec 2002
Haim Shalit and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 292 (107,085)
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Portfolio frontier, Mean-Gini, U.S. assets classes

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Identifying Monotonic and Non-Monotonic Relationships

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Oct 2010
Edna Schechtman and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 234 (134,732)
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Cost Benefit Analysis of Presumptive Taxation

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 229 (137,577)
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Presumptive Taxation, Tagging, Tax Administration

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A Family of Correlation Coefficients Based on Extended Gini

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Jan 2003
Edna Schechtman and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 229 (137,577)
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Extended Gini, Gini correlation, inequality decomposition

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Mobility, Inequality, and Horizontal Equity

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Quentin T. Wodon
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 211 (148,839)
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mobility, inequality, horizontal equity

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The Effect of Using Grouped Data on the Estimation of the Gini Income Elasticity

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Aug 2002
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 206 (152,219)
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poverty, inequality, social exclusion, targeted programs

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Growth and Convergence: An Alternative Empirical Framework

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Mar 2002
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 196 (159,507)
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Growth, Inequality, Mobility, Convergence

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Gini's Multiple Regressions

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 May 2005
Edna Schechtman and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 192 (162,457)
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Gini's Mean Difference, Average Derivative, Linearity, Monotonicity

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Similarity between Mean-Variance and Mean-Gini: Testing for Equality of Gini Correlations

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Oct 2006
Edna Schechtman, Shlomo Yitzhaki and Yevgeny Artsev
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 181 (171,439)
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Mean-Variance, Mean-Gini, portfolio, beta

The Gini Instrumental Variable, or 'the Double IV Estimator'

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Aug 2001
Edna Schechtman and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Instrumental Variable, Ordinary Least Squares, Gini's Mean Difference

The Gini Instrumental Variable, or 'The Double IV Estimator'

METRON - International Journal of Statistics, Vol. 62, No. 3, pp. 287-313, 2004
Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Edna Schechtman and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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Using Analysis of Gini (Anogi) for Detecting Whether Two Sub-Samples Represent the Same Universe: The SOEP Experience

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1049
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Apr 2004
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) (Deceased), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - SOEP, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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panel studies, survey research, inequality decomposition, Gini, ANOGI

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Inequality and Social Welfare When Using Equivalence Scales

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 120 (240,017)
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Inequality, Social Welfare, Economies of Scale, Equivalence Scales

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Capital Market Equilibrium with Heterogeneous Investors

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 May 2006
Haim Shalit and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 113 (250,814)
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CAPM, Gini

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The Relationship between the Gini and the Mean Absolute Deviation

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Oct 2011
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Peter J. Lambert
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Oregon - Department of Economics
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Gini, LAD, MAD, QUAD

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Who Does Not Respond in the Household Expenditure Survey: An Exercise in Extended Gini Regressions

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Nov 2006
Edna Schechtman, Shlomo Yitzhaki and Yevgeny Artsev
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 109 (257,279)
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Regression, extended Gini, non-response

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A Nonparametric Item Characteristic Curve using the Gini's Mean Difference

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2014
Shlomo Yitzhaki, Rinat Itzhaki and Taina Pudalov
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Henrietta Szold Institute and Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
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Item characteristic curve, Gini correlation, Gini Regression, LMA curve

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Does Growth Lead to Deprivation?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Apr 2004
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 104 (265,803)
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growth, inequality, satisfaction, deprivation

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Ranking Individuals Versus Groups

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Feb 2003
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Maggie Eisenstaedt
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and The Maurice Falk Institute for Economic Research in Israel (Deceased)
Downloads 83 (307,394)
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IQ tests, Graduate Record Exam, Graduate Management Addmission Test, Allocation of budget to Schools

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Measuring the Returns on Education: The Gini Point of View

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Mar 2006
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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OLS, Gini regression, Absolute Concentration Curve

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Educational Impacts and Rising Inequality in the Us

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Jun 2003
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Cincinnati - Department of Economics
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Inequality, Human Capital, Permanent Income, Gini Coefficient

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Inequality Comparisons: The Role of Government and Demographic Structure

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Feb 2009
Kathryn Carty, Victoria Roshal and Shlomo Yitzhaki
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Israel Central Bureau of Statistics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 75 (326,202)
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Gini decomposition, Inequality, Ireland, Israel

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The Robustness of Conclusions Based on TIMSS Mean Grades

Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics Working Paper Series No. 37
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 May 2008
Edna Schechtman, Efrat Soffer and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 71 (336,379)
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Ability, Measurement, TIMSS

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Inequality and the Time-Structure of Household Income in Israel

Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics Working Papers No. 7
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Mar 2004
Yoel Finkel, Yevgeny Artsev and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Israel Central Bureau of Statistics - Tel Aviv Offices, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 70 (339,100)
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decomposition, Gini correlation, inequality, time

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How Does Beta Explain Stochastic Dominance Efficiency?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Feb 2009
Haim Shalit and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 66 (349,884)
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Systematic Risk, Gini, Extended Gini, Marginal Conditional Stochastic Dominance, Lorenz Curves

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Convergence Forward and Backward?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Mar 2006
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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convergence, growth

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Gini's Multiple Regressions: Two Approaches and Their Interaction

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2010
Edna Schechtman, Taina Pudalov and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 64 (355,516)
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Gini's Mean Difference, Average Derivative, Linear Expenditure System, Monotonicity, Child Benefits

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Is Higher Variance Necessarily Bad for Investment?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 May 2012
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Peter J. Lambert
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Oregon - Department of Economics
Downloads 62 (361,404)
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risk, uncertainty, portfolio choice

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Sensitivity Analysis Through Mixed Gini and OLS Regressions

American Economic Association, Ten Years and Beyond: Economists Answer NSF's Call for Long-Term Research Agendas
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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The 'Melting Pot': A Success Story?

Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics Working Paper Series No. 32
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 May 2008
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Edna Schechtman
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
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Gini, Migration, Classification, Stratification

Gini's Mean Difference Offers a Response to Leamer's Critique

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2014
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Gini, variance, regression

Gini's Mean Difference Offers a Response to Leamer's Critique

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Mar 2014
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Gini's Mean Difference, variance, regression

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The Efficient Exam

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2013
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Latent ability, Exam, Gini's Mean Difference

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The Effects of Taxation on the Selling of Corporate Stock and the Realization of Capital Gains

NBER Working Paper No. w0250
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Martin S. Feldstein, Joel B. Slemrod and Shlomo Yitzhaki
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) (deceased), University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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May Growth Lead to Higher Deprivation Despite Higher Satisfaction?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4921
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Economic Theory & Research, Inequality, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Labor Policies

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The Inconsistency between Measurement and Policy Instruments in Family Income Taxation

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Mar 2011
Peter J. Lambert and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Oregon - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Who Does Not Respond in the Social Survey: An Exercise in OLS and Gini Regressions

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2012
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Yolanda Golan
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
Downloads 40 (437,005)
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non-response, Gini, OLS, satisfaction

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Ranking Groups' Abilities - is it Always Reliable?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Oct 2006
Edna Schechtman and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 40 (437,005)
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Ability, Measurement, Stochastic Dominance

Integrating Expenditure and Tax Decisions: The Marginal Cost of Funds and the Marginal Benefit of Projects

NBER Working Paper No. w8196
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Mar 2001 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2002
Joel B. Slemrod and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Integrating Expenditure and Tax Decisions: The Marginal Cost of Funds and the Marginal Benefit of Projects

National Tax Journal, Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 189-201, June 2001
Posted: 21 Sep 2001
Joel B. Slemrod and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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The Optimal Size of a Tax Collection Agency

NBER Working Paper No. w1759
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Jul 2004
Joel B. Slemrod and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Is There Room for Polarization?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 May 2009
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Polarization, inequality, Gini, relative deprivation

Is There Room for Polarization?

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 56, No. 1, pp. 7-22, March 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Tracing the Curvature of a Regression Curve

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Jun 2010
Israel Central Bureau of Statistics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Quantile Regression, Linear Approximation, Extended Gini

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The Relationships between Annual Inequality, and Subannual Inequality and Mobility: Evidence from Germany

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Carsten Schröder, Yolanda Golan and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Kiel - Institute of Economics, Israel Central Bureau of Statistics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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accounting period, Gini decomposition, earnings, inequality, mobility, re-ranking

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The Diffusion of Innovations: A Methodological Reappraisal

NBER Working Paper No. w1008
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Manuel Trajtenberg and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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The Make-Up of a Regression Coefficient: An Application to Gender

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jun 2011
M. Grazia Pittau, Shlomo Yitzhaki and Roberto Zelli
University of Rome I, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Rome I
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gini, OLS, concentration curves, regression decomposition, Italian labor market

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Are High Income Individuals Better Stock Market Investors?

NBER Working Paper No. w0948
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 May 2001 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2010
Martin S. Feldstein and Shlomo Yitzhaki
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) (deceased) and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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PISA Country Rankings and the Difficulty of Exams

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Dec 2016
Carsten Schröder and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Kiel - Institute of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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latent ability, PISA, test scores, education, schooling

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On Choosing a Flat-Rate Income Tax Schedule

NBER Working Paper No. w1028
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Joel B. Slemrod and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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A Public Finance Approach to Assessing Poverty Alleviation

NBER Working Paper No. w8062
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2013
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Accounting for Variability in the Growth Rate of Income

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 Jul 2014
Peter J. Lambert and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Oregon - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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growth rate, individual incomes, gross national product

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Welfare Dominance: an Application to Commodity Taxation

NBER Working Paper No. w2451
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Shlomo Yitzhaki and Joel B. Slemrod
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Why World Redistribution Fails

NBER Working Paper No. w9186
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2010
Joel B. Slemrod, Wojciech Kopczuk and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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The Optimal Two-Bracket Linear Income Tax

NBER Working Paper No. w3847
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2010
Joel B. Slemrod, Shlomo Yitzhaki and Joram Mayshar
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 24 (513,700)
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Growth and Convergence: A Social Welfare Framework

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 51, No. 3, pp. 443-454, September 2005
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Oct 2005
Quentin T. Wodon and Shlomo Yitzhaki
World Bank and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Reasonable Sample Sizes for Convergence to Normality

SOEPpaper No. 714
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Dec 2014
Carsten Schröder and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Department of Business and Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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central limit theorem, Gini’s mean difference composition

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GDP and Beyond: An Implementation of Welfare Considerations to the Distribution of Earnings in Italy

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Paolo Liberati and Shlomo Yitzhaki
University of Rome III - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
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Revisiting the Evidence for a Cardinal Treatment of Ordinal Variables

SOEPpaper No. 772
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Jul 2015
Carsten Schröder and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Department of Business and Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 16 (561,537)
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PISA Country Rankings and the Difficulty of Exams

Posted: 08 Dec 2016
Carsten Schröder and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Department of Business and Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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latent ability, PISA, test scores, education, schooling

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A Potential Contradiction between Economic Theory and Applied Finance

Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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Stochastic Dominance, OLS regression, Gini regression

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The 'Make‐Up' of a Regression Coefficient: Gender Gaps in the European Labor Market

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 61, Issue 3, pp. 401-421, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Aug 2015
M. Grazia Pittau, Shlomo Yitzhaki and Roberto Zelli
University of Rome I, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Rome I
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age profile, concentration curves, gender gap, Gini regression, labor market

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Testing Hypotheses About Absolute Concentration Curves and Marginal Conditional Stochastic Dominance

Economic Theory, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 1044-1062
Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2009
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Western Ontario

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Absolute concentration curve, Lorenz curve, marginal conditional stochastic dominance, consistency, convergence in distribution, bootstrap

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The Mean-Gini Efficient Portfolio Frontier

Journal of Financial Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 26 Apr 2004
Haim Shalit and Shlomo Yitzhaki
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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Mean-variance, Mean-Gini, efficient portfolio