Wealth distribution and Pareto ’ s law in the Hungarian medieval society

@inproceedings{Hegyia2016WealthDA,
  title={Wealth distribution and Pareto ’ s law in the Hungarian medieval society},
  author={G{\'e}za Hegyia and Zolt{\'a}n N{\'e}daa and Maria Augusta Santosc},
  year={2016}
}
  • Géza Hegyia, Zoltán Nédaa, Maria Augusta Santosc
  • Published 2016
The distribution of wealth in the medieval Hungarian aristocratic society is studied and reported. Assuming the wealth of a noble family to be directly related to the size and agricultural potential of the owned land, we take the number of owned serf families as a measure of the respective wealth. Our data analysis reveals the power-law nature of this… CONTINUE READING