Income redistribution in 20 countries over time

In most OECD countries, the gap between rich and poor has widened over the past decades. The present study analysed whether and to what extent direct taxes and social transfers contribute to this trend. The study contributes to the literature by disentangling several parts of fiscal redistribution i...

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Volume: 23
Main Author: Wang, Chen
Caminada, Koen
Goudswaard, Kees
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.07.2014
WILEY
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published in: International journal of social welfare Vol. 23; no. 3; pp. 262 - 275
Data of publication: 2014-07
ISSN: 1369-6866
1468-2397
EISSN: 1468-2397
Discipline: Social Welfare & Social Work
Bibliography: Instituut Gak
Annex S1. Trends in inequality and redistribution in 20 LIS countries. Annex S2. Sensitivity analysis for redistribution using different global income inequality indicators. Annex S3. Decomposition of income inequality and redistributive effects of social transfers and taxes in 20 LIS countries 1979-2005.
Chinese Scholarship Council
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Database: Istex
Web of Knowledge
Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2014
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