Disentangling income inequality and the redistributive effect of social transfers and taxes in 36 LIS countries

The aim of this paper is to offer detailed information of fiscal redistribution in 36 countries, employing data that have been computed from the Luxembourg Income Study's micro-level database. LIS data are detailed enough to allow us to measure both overall redistribution, and the partial effec...

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Volume: 567
Main Author: Wang, Chen
Caminada, Koen
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Luxembourg Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) 2011
published in: LIS Working Paper Series Vol. 567
Data of publication: 2011
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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