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Entrepreneurs, Chance, and the Deterministic Concentration of Wealth

Figure 3

Actual distribution of U.S. wealth in 1995.

Solid line represents the best fit for the Pareto distribution () and the dashed curve represents the best fit from our model (). The -axis shows accumulated capital, log scale; the -axis shows the portion of the population having that amount of capital or more, log scale. Both are two-parameter curves.

Figure 3