Two new exponential families of Lorenz curves

2017-06-08T07:11:27Z (GMT) by Wang, ZuXiang Smyth, Russell
We present two new Lorenz curve families by using the basic model proposed by Sarabia, Castillo and Slottje (1999). We present estimations which show that the models in our new families are very efficient when applied to data on income distribution for a range of countries from Shorrocks (1983).