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Social indicators and comparisons of living standards

Dowrick, Stephen; Dunlop, Yvonne; Quiggin, John

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Construction of an international index of standards of living, incorporating social indicators and economic output, typically involves scaling and weighting procedures that lack welfare-economic foundations. Revealed preference axioms can be used to make

dc.contributor.authorDowrick, Stephen
dc.contributor.authorDunlop, Yvonne
dc.contributor.authorQuiggin, John
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T22:27:46Z
dc.identifier.issn0304-3878
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/74095
dc.description.abstractConstruction of an international index of standards of living, incorporating social indicators and economic output, typically involves scaling and weighting procedures that lack welfare-economic foundations. Revealed preference axioms can be used to make
dc.publisherElsevier
dc.sourceJournal of Development Economics
dc.subjectKeywords: Gross Domestic Product; human development index; life expectancy; living standard; social indicator Human Development Index; Ideal Afriat Index; International comparisons; Living standards; Revealed preference; Social indicators
dc.titleSocial indicators and comparisons of living standards
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
local.identifier.citationvolume70
dc.date.issued2003
local.identifier.absfor140202 - Economic Development and Growth
local.identifier.ariespublicationMigratedxPub3962
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationDowrick, Stephen, College of Business and Economics, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationDunlop, Yvonne, College of Business and Economics, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationQuiggin, John, College of Business and Economics, ANU
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage501
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage529
local.identifier.doi10.1016/S0304-3878(02)00107-4
dc.date.updated2015-12-11T08:34:27Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-0038743170
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