Statistical Tests for Unidimensional Dominance

Instructor: Gaston Yalonetzky, OPHI Research Officer

Class Objectives:
· Statistical tests for unidimensional dominance in the unidimensional space

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Reading List
Suggested basic readings on this topic:
BARRETT, Gary and Stephen DONALD (2003), “Consistent Tests for Stochastic Dominance”, Econometrica, 71(1), p. 71-104.
DAVIDSON, R. and J.Y. DUCLOS (2000), “Statistical Inference for Stochastic Dominance and for the Measurement of Poverty and Inequality”, Econometrica, 68(6), p. 1435-64.

Further readings:
DUCLOS, J-Y. and A. ARAAR (2006), “Welfare and Inequality Dominance” in Poverty and Equity: Measurement, Policy and Estimation with DAD. Economic Studies in Inequality, Social Exclusion and Well-Being, Volume 2. Springer, US. 
DARDANONI, V. and A. FORCINA (1999), “Inference for Lorenz curve orderings”, Econometrics Journal, 2, p. 49-75.