Income Elasticity and Economic Development

Methods and Applications

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ISBN: 978-0-387-24292-7 (Print) 978-0-387-24344-3 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 15-29

    Australian Household Expenditure Surveys

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    Chapter

    Pages 31-47

    Functional Forms for Engel Curves

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    Chapter

    Pages 49-64

    Problems in Non-Linear Engel Functions

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    Chapter

    Pages 65-78

    The Box-Cox Engel Function

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    Chapter

    Pages 79-91

    A Review of Personal Income Distribution

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    Chapter

    Pages 93-110

    Elasticity from Concentration Curves

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    Chapter

    Pages 111-123

    Estimating Increase in Consumer Demand

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    Chapter

    Pages 125-155

    Food Demand Analysis in Australia

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    Chapter

    Pages 157-172

    Demand for Transport and Communication

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    Chapter

    Pages 173-188

    Demand for Alcohol in Australia

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    Chapter

    Pages 189-219

    Consumers’ Equivalence Scales: A Review

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    Chapter

    Pages 221-225

    Conclusions

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 227-259