The Resource Fiscal policy, inequality, and welfare, edited by Yoram Amiel, John A. Bishop

Fiscal policy, inequality, and welfare, edited by Yoram Amiel, John A. Bishop

Label
Fiscal policy, inequality, and welfare
Title
Fiscal policy, inequality, and welfare
Statement of responsibility
edited by Yoram Amiel, John A. Bishop
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains ten papers, both theoretical and applied, on tax progressivity and tax and transfer equity. Theory topics covered include consumption tax equity, alternative definitions of tax progressivity, horizontal equity and reranking. The applied work includes studies of Australia's consumption taxes, Israel's national insurance tax system, Mexican transfer system, Canadian tax equity, trends in US tax and transfer progressivity and a study of the impact of the repeal of the US marriage tax penalty
Member of
Cataloging source
TXM
Dewey number
336.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HJ2321
LC item number
.F57 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Research on economic inequality
Series volume
10
Label
Fiscal policy, inequality, and welfare, edited by Yoram Amiel, John A. Bishop
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Non-uniform consumption taxes : a blunt redistributive instrument? / John Creedy -- Ranking individuals versus groups / Shlomo Yitzhaki, Maggie Eisenstaedt -- Flat taxes and inequality in Canada / James Davies, Michael Hoy, Tracy Lynch -- The impact of public transfers on inequality and social welfare : comparing Mexico's progresa / Quentin Wodon, Benedicte de la Briere, Corinne Siaens, Shlomo Yitzhaki -- Income tax progressivity in the United States : new evidence, 1969-1995 / Qi Zhang, John P. Formby -- The distributional effects of U.S. tax and transfer policy on the household / Jeffrey A. Mills, Sourushe Zandvakili -- Marginal tax rates and the measurement of tax progressivity / Lea Achdut, Yasser Awad, Jacques Silber -- Redistribution, welfare and equity effects of marriage tax penalties in the United States / John P. Formby, John A. Bishop, Hoseong Kim -- Horizontal equity and differences in income tax treatment : a reconciliation / Xavier Ramos, Peter J. Lambert -- Classical horizontal inequity and reranking : an integrating approach / Jean-Yves Duclos, Vincent Jalbert, Abdelkrim Araar -- Introduction / Yoram Amiel, John A. Bishop
Control code
ocn804862865
Extent
1 online resource (x, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849502122
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35059345
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)804862865
  • emerald1849502129

Library Locations

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