Problemi e metodologie statistiche di misurazione di fenomeni complessi tramite indicatori e indici sintetici

M. Fraire
The use of empirical indicators and composite indices for the measurement of multidimensional phenomena (i.e. quality of life, health, social welfare, etc.) implies a series of conceptual and methodological problems here analysed in view to construct composite indices statistically significant i.e. valid and reliable. In applied research in different domains one needs only one measure, an index of a multidimensional phenomenon to compare it with others and put it in complex statistical models. After a...