TOWARDS A REVIVAL OF THE STATISTICAL LAW OF PARETO [report]

Benoit Mandelbrot
1962 unpublished
This is a defense and illustration of the statistical law of Pareto, and an informal introduction to its role--and that of 7 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.
doi:10.21236/ad0402134 fatcat:fkf75lqzmzaxpj6mxfslrob4um