Eugenio Peluso

Inference for the neighbourhood inequality index

Authors: Francesco Andreoli, Eugenio Peluso,
Issue: 2022

The neighborhood inequality (NI) index measures aspects of spatial inequality in the distribution of incomes within a city. It is a population average of the normalized income gap between each individual’s income (observed at a given location in the city) and the incomes of the neighbours located within a certain distance range. The approach overcomes … Read more