Complexity, Diversity, and Stability Debate: Evidence from California County Data

A linear statistical model is used to test the hypothesis that higher levels of economic diversity are associated with more stability. We also compare the performance of several proposed indices of diversity in this linkage. The results show little sup ort for the primary hypothesis, and a mixed verdict for the second.


Issue Date:
1994-06
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/201382
Page range:
1-26
Total Pages:
26




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