Correcting the concentration index.

@article{Erreygers2009CorrectingTC,
  title={Correcting the concentration index.},
  author={Guido Erreygers},
  journal={Journal of health economics},
  year={2009},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={504-15}
}
In recent years attention has been drawn to several shortcomings of the Concentration Index, a frequently used indicator of the socioeconomic inequality of health. Some modifications have been suggested, but these are only partial remedies. This paper proposes a corrected version of the Concentration Index which is superior to the original Concentration Index and its variants, in the sense that it is a rank-dependent indicator which satisfies four key requirements (transfer, level independence… CONTINUE READING
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