The Structure of Inequality and the Politics of Redistribution

Against the current consensus among comparative political economists, we argue that inequality matters for redistributive politics in advanced capitalist societies, but it is the structure of inequality, not the level of inequality, that matters. Our theory posits that middle-income voters will be i...

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Volume: 105
Main Author: LUPU, NOAM
PONTUSSON, JONAS
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: New York, USA Cambridge University Press 01.05.2011
CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS
published in: The American political science review Vol. 105; no. 2; pp. 316 - 336
Data of publication: 20110500
ISSN: 0003-0554
1537-5943
EISSN: 1537-5943
Alternate Title: Inequality and Redistribution
American Political Science Review
Discipline: Political Science
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