Accession Number:

AD0402134

Title:

TOWARDS A REVIVAL OF THE STATISTICAL LAW OF PARETO

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

IBM THOMAS J WATSON RESEARCH CENTER YORKTOWN HEIGHTS NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-03-22

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

This is a defense and illustration of the statistical law of Pareto, and an informal introduction to its role--and that of certain of its kins--in the study of price variations, of income distributions, of the distributions of the sizes of firms and cities, and of related questions in economics and in other social and physical sciences.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE