The empirics of the median voter: Democracy, redistribution and the role of the middle class
The paper investigates the effectiveness of the median voter as a decisive agent in the process of redistribution. According to the previous literature, it tests several assumptions finding interesting results: The positive relation between inequality and redistribution is confirmed, but the median...
|Main Author:||Scervini, Francesco|
|Place of publication:||
Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2009
|published in:||LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 516|
|Data of publication:||2009|
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