### Resumé

Sprog | Engelsk |
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Tidsskrift | Mathematical Social Sciences |

Vol/bind | 95 |

Sider | 1-8 |

Antal sider | 8 |

ISSN | 0165-4896 |

DOI | |

Status | Udgivet - sep. 2018 |

### Bibliografisk note

Epub ahead of print. Published online: 5. July 2018

### Citer dette

*Mathematical Social Sciences*,

*95*, 1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2018.06.005

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*Mathematical Social Sciences*, bind 95, s. 1-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2018.06.005

**Decomposing Bivariate Dominance for Social Welfare Comparisons.** / Marling, Tina Gottschalk ; Range, Troels Martin; Sudhölter, Peter; Østerdal, Lars Peter.

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Decomposing Bivariate Dominance for Social Welfare Comparisons

AU - Marling,Tina Gottschalk

AU - Range,Troels Martin

AU - Sudhölter,Peter

AU - Østerdal,Lars Peter

N1 - Epub ahead of print. Published online: 5. July 2018

PY - 2018/9

Y1 - 2018/9

N2 - The principal dominance concept for inequality-averse multidimensional social welfare comparisons, commonly known as lower orthant dominance, entails less or equal mass on all lower hyperrectangles of outcomes. Recently, it was shown that bivariate lower orthant dominance can be characterized in terms of two elementary mass transfer operations: diminishing mass transfer (reducing welfare) and correlation-increasing switches (increasing inequality). In this paper we provide a constructive algorithm, which decomposes the mass transfers into such welfare reductions and inequality increases.

AB - The principal dominance concept for inequality-averse multidimensional social welfare comparisons, commonly known as lower orthant dominance, entails less or equal mass on all lower hyperrectangles of outcomes. Recently, it was shown that bivariate lower orthant dominance can be characterized in terms of two elementary mass transfer operations: diminishing mass transfer (reducing welfare) and correlation-increasing switches (increasing inequality). In this paper we provide a constructive algorithm, which decomposes the mass transfers into such welfare reductions and inequality increases.

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U2 - 10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2018.06.005

DO - 10.1016/j.mathsocsci.2018.06.005

M3 - Journal article

VL - 95

SP - 1

EP - 8

JO - Mathematical Social Sciences

T2 - Mathematical Social Sciences

JF - Mathematical Social Sciences

SN - 0165-4896

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