The Politics of Inequality as Organised Spectacle: Why the Swiss Do Not Want to Tax the Rich

In 2015, Swiss voters had the opportunity to impose a tax on the super rich in a popular vote and thereby fund a redistributive policy. However, a large majority voted against its seemingly obvious self-interest and rejected the tax. We propose an explanation for this puzzling outcome, bridging the...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Emmenegger, Patrick
Marx, Paul
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 02.01.2019
ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
published in: New political economy Vol. 24; no. 1; pp. 103 - 124
Data of publication: 1/2/2019
ISSN: 1356-3467
1469-9923
EISSN: 1469-9923
Discipline: Economics
International Relations
Political Science
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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