Evaluating real world income distributions behind the veil of ignorance: How risk averse do you have to be to prefer Europe over the US?
The paper uses a veil of ignorance approach and income distribution data of developed countries to arrive at inequality corrected income rankings. While a risk neutral individual (based on year 2000 data) would have preferred to be born into the US rather than any European country in our sample exce...
Weichenrieder, Alfons J
|Place of publication:||
Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2011
|published in:||LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 572|
|Data of publication:||2011|
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