Jacques Silber

Bar-Ilan University

Ramat Gan

Ramat Gan, 52900

Israel

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Relative Deprivation, Reference Groups and the Assessment of Standard of Living

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5930
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jacques Silber and Paolo Verme
Bar-Ilan University and World Bank Group
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Inequality, Economic Theory & Research, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Labor Policies, Emerging Markets

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Inequality and Bi-Polarization in Socioeconomic Status and Health: Ordinal Approaches

Research on Economic Inequality Volume 21: Health and Inequality, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Aug 2013
Benedicte Apouey and Jacques Silber
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Bar-Ilan University
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Inequality, bi-polarization, ordinal variables, self-assessed health

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Measurement of Multi-Period Income Mobility with Contingency Tables

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series 2016-04
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Apr 2016
Marek Kosny, Jacques Silber and Gaston Yalonetzky
Wroclaw University of Economics, Bar-Ilan University and University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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Multi-period mobility, Lorenz curve

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On the Determinants of Scholastic Performance in Five Asian Countries

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 335
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Mar 2013
Joseph Deutsch and Jacques Silber
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University
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Azerbaijan, correspondence analysis, educational production function, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, PISA data, Shapley value, Thailand

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Measuring the Impact of Vulnerability on the Number of Poor: A New Methodology with Empirical Illustrations

ADBI Working Paper 612
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi - Economic Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, Bar-Ilan University and Asian Development Bank Institute
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poverty, vulnerability, poverty line, arrow-pratt risk aversion

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A Poverty Line Contingent on Reference Groups: Implications for the Extent of Poverty in Some Asian Countries

ADBI Working Paper 610
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jan 2017
Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi - Economic Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi and Bar-Ilan University
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poverty, poverty line, poverty measurement, poverty headcount ratio, poverty gap ratio

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On the Diversity of Assets Holdings in the United States in 2007 and 2009

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series 2016-08
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Aug 2016
Eva Sierminska and Jacques Silber
LISER and Bar-Ilan University
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diversity, financial assets, Great recession, United States, wealth

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Multi-Dimensional Poverty Measurement, Inequality, Gender Inequality, Latin America, Central America

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Performance and Inequality in Health: A Comparison of Child and Maternal Health Across Asia

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Sep 2016
Benedicte Apouey and Jacques Silber
Paris School of Economics (PSE) and Bar-Ilan University
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achievement indices, improvement indices, health inequalities, Asia, child health, maternal health

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On Polarization and Mobility: A Look at Polarization in the Wage–Career Profile in Italy

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 56, Issue 1, pp. 123-140, March 2010
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Ambra Poggi and Jacques Silber
LABORatorio R. Revelli, Centre for Employment Studies and Bar-Ilan University
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On the Decomposition of the Foster and Wolfson Bi‐Polarization Index by Income Sources

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 64, Issue 4, pp. 853-871, 2018
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Nov 2018
University of Malaga, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University
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bipolarization, decomposition by income sources, EU‐SILC, Foster and Wolfson index

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Measuring the Diversity of Household Spending Patterns

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 29, Issue 3, pp. 423-440, 2015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Jun 2015
Andreas Chai, Nicholas Rohde and Jacques Silber
Griffith University - Griffith Business School, Griffith University and Bar-Ilan University
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Behavioural Heterogeneity, Engel's Law, Spending Diversity

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On Social Polarization and Ordinal Variables: The Case of Self-Assessed Health

The European Journal of Health Economics, 15, 8, 841-851
Posted: 15 Jun 2016
Alessio Fusco and Jacques Silber
Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) and Bar-Ilan University

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EU-SILC, Migration, Ordinal information, Self-assessed health, Social polarization

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On Bi‐Polarization and the Middle Class in Latin America: A Look at the First Decade of the Twenty‐First Century

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 60, pp. S332-S352, 2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Oct 2014
Joseph Deutsch, Jacques Silber and Gaston Yalonetzky
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University and University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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bipolarization, generalized Lorenz dominance, inter‐distributional income inequality, Latin America, Latinobarómetro

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Distributional Change, Reference Groups and the Measurement of Relative Deprivation

ECINEQ Working Papers No. 2009-136
Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Jacques Silber and Paolo Verme
Bar-Ilan University and World Bank Group

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deprivation, reference groups, inequality