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Udaya S Mishra and William Joe
''Socioeconomic Inequalities in Childhood Undernutrition in India An Application of the Corrected Concentration Index ''
( 2010, Vol. 30 No.1 )
Measuring inequalities in child undernourishment with the help of the most popular concentration index (CI) has its own limitation in valuation and comparison. This is an attempt at contrasting a set of improved inequality measures against the conventional CI to comment on their robustness. In the process, it raises a need for revisiting the attainment-inequality relationship in health outcomes
Keywords: health Inequality, concentration index
JEL: D6 - Welfare Economics: General
Manuscript Received : Nov 09 2009 Manuscript Accepted : Mar 25 2010

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