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Friday, September 27, 2013
Gini Coefficient v Palma Ratio
Of course those of us who teach AP Comparative have to cover the Gini coefficient, but this article argues that we should instead consider the Palma Ratio for inequality. What is that? Read here and see how it ranks the US below one of the comparative countries we study, Nigeria, in the income gap.