Growth, Inequality, and Social Welfare: Cross-Country Evidence

Social welfare functions that assign weights to individuals based on their income levels can be used to document the relative importance of growth and inequality changes for changes in social welfare. In a large panel of industrial and developing countries over the past 40 years, most of the cross-c...

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Main Author: David Dollar
Tatjana Kleineberg
Aart Kraay
Format: eBook
Language: English
Place of publication: Washington, DC The World Bank 01.04.2014
World Bank, Development Research Group, Macroeconomics and Growth Team
Data of publication: 04-01-2014
Series: Policy Research Working Papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: World Bank e-Library
World Bank e-Library Research Working Papers
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