Advances in Econometrics, Income Distribution and Scientific Methodology

Essays in Honor of Camilo Dagum

  • Daniel J. Slottje

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Econometrics Essays

  3. Essays on Income Distribution (Empirical)

  4. Essays on Scientific Methodology

    1. Mario Bunge
      Pages 293-300
    2. Italo Scardovi
      Pages 301-320
    3. Maurice Allais
      Pages 321-330
  5. Essays on Income Distribution (Theory)

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 365-388

About this book


Articles on econometric methodology with special reference to the quantification of poverty and economic inequality are presented in this book. Poverty and inequality measurement present special problems to the econometrician, and most of these papers analyze how to attack those problems.
The topics and contributions in the book are a very good representation of Camilo Dagum's astounding diversity of interests and overall eclecticism. Several of the authors are leading pioneers in econometric methodology. Several others are pioneers in economic theory and others are the leading applied economists in income distribution analysis in the world. The topics accurately reflect Camilo Dagum's breadth of understanding across varios economic sub-fields, all complex in nature.


Einkommensverteilung Income Distribution Income inequality Scientific Methodology Wissenschaftliche Methode econometrics Ökometrie

Editors and affiliations

  • Daniel J. Slottje
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsSouthern Methodist UniversityDallasUSA

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