Pareto law and Pareto index in the income distribution of Japanese companies

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Atushi Ishikawa;
(2004)
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.physa.2004.10.023
  • Subject: Condensed Matter - Other Condensed Matter | Quantitative Finance - General Finance
    acm: TheoryofComputation_MISCELLANEOUS

In order to study the phenomenon in detail that income distribution follows Pareto law, we analyze the database of high income companies in Japan. We find a quantitative relation between the average capital of the companies and the Pareto index. The larger the average c... View more
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