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dc.contributor.authorEngineer, Merwanen_NZ
dc.contributor.authorKing, Ianen_NZ
dc.contributor.authorRoy, Nilanjanaen_NZ
dc.date.available2011-04-07T03:05:25Z
dc.date.copyright2005-12en_NZ
dc.identifier.citationEngineer, M., King, I., & Roy, N. (2005). The human development index as a criterion for optimal planning (Economics Discussion Papers Series No. 517). University of Otago. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/889en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10523/889
dc.description.abstractPlanning strategies that maximize the Human Development Index (HDI) imply equitable outcomes – even though inequality aversion is not in the index itself. Moreover, the weight on income in the HDI plays only an indirect role in determining optimal allocations.en_NZ
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dc.publisherUniversity of Otagoen_NZ
dc.relation.ispartofseriesEconomics Discussion Papers Seriesen_NZ
dc.relation.urihttp://www.business.otago.ac.nz/econ/research/discussionpapers/DP_0517.pdfen_NZ
dc.subjecthuman development indexen_NZ
dc.subjectplanningen_NZ
dc.subject.lcshHB Economic Theoryen_NZ
dc.titleThe human development index as a criterion for optimal planningen_NZ
dc.typeDiscussion Paperen_NZ
dc.description.versionUnpublisheden_NZ
otago.bitstream.pages9en_NZ
otago.date.accession2006-02-02en_NZ
otago.schoolEconomicsen_NZ
otago.openaccessOpen
otago.place.publicationDunedin, New Zealanden_NZ
dc.identifier.eprints206en_NZ
otago.school.eprintsEconomicsen_NZ
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