acid: Analysing Conditional Income Distributions

Functions for the analysis of income distributions for subgroups of the population as defined by a set of variables like age, gender, region, etc. This entails a Kolmogorov-Smirnov test for a mixture distribution as well as functions for moments, inequality measures, entropy measures and polarisation measures of income distributions. This package thus aides the analysis of income inequality by offering tools for the exploratory analysis of income distributions at the disaggregated level.

Version: 1.1
Depends: gamlss, gamlss.dist, Hmisc, stats, graphics, splines
Imports: grDevices, utils, datasets, methods
Suggests: ineq
Published: 2016-02-01
Author: Alexander Sohn
Maintainer: Alexander Sohn <asohn at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: acid results


Reference manual: acid.pdf
Package source: acid_1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: acid_1.1.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: acid_1.1.tgz
Old sources: acid archive


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