Documents & Reports

Is inequality underestimated in Egypt ? evidence from house prices (English)

Abstract

Household income surveys often fail to capture top incomes which leads to an underestimation of income inequality. A popular solution is to combine the household survey with data from income tax records, which has been found to result in significant upward... See More +

Details

  • Van Der Weide, Roy; Lakner, Christoph; Ianchovichina, Elena;
  • 2016/06/22 10:27:04
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS7727
  • 1
  • 1
  • Egypt, Arab Republic of
  • Middle East and North Africa
  • 2016/06/22 10:23:16
  • Disclosed
  • Is inequality underestimated in Egypt ? evidence from house prices
See More +

Downloads

Complete Report in English

Official version of document (may contain signatures, etc)

*The text version is uncorrected OCR text and is included solely to benefit users with slow connectivity.

Citation