ON THE CHOICE OF HEALTH INEQUALITY MEASURE FOR THE LONGITUDINAL ANALYSIS OF INCOME-RELATED HEALTH INEQUALITIES

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Allanson, Paul; Petrie, Dennis;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
  • Journal: Health Economics,volume 22,issue 3,pages353-365 (issn: 1057-9230, eissn: 1099-1050)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3599481, doi: 10.1002/hec.2803
  • Subject: mobility analysis | inequality equivalence criterion | vertical equity judgements | Great Britain | Research Articles | income-related health inequality
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Changes in rank-dependent income-related health inequality measures over time may usefully be decomposed into contributions due to changes in health outcomes and changes in individuals' positions in the income distribution. This paper establishes the normative implicati... View more
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