The Big Mac® and the gamma distribution

John C.B. Cooper

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This article examines the probability density function of the gamma distribution with an empirical application.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)134-136
Number of pages3
JournalMathematical Spectrum
Volume42
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2010

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Keywords

  • gamma distribution
  • economics
  • probability density function

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Cooper, J. C. B. (2010). The Big Mac® and the gamma distribution. Mathematical Spectrum, 42(3), 134-136.
Cooper, John C.B. / The Big Mac® and the gamma distribution. In: Mathematical Spectrum. 2010 ; Vol. 42, No. 3. pp. 134-136.
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The Big Mac® and the gamma distribution. / Cooper, John C.B.

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