Income Inequality and Fiscal Policy

Author/Editor: David Coady ; Sanjeev Gupta
Publication Date: June 28, 2012
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Summary: Staff Discussion Notes showcase the latest policy-related analysis and research being developed by individual IMF staff and are published to elicit comment and to further debate. These papers are generally brief and written in nontechnical language, and so are aimed at a broad audience interested in economic policy issues. This Web-only series replaced Staff Position Notes in January 2011.
Series: Staff Discussion Notes No. 12/8
Subject(s): Developed countries | Developing countries | Fiscal consolidation | Government expenditures | Income distribution | Taxation | Unemployment

Author's Keyword(s): Income inequality | fiscal policy | tax and expenditure policy
Notes Revised version also available
Publication Date: June 28, 2012
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475504828 Format: Paper
Stock No: SDNEA2012008 Pages: 37
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Publication Date: June 28, 2012
ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-61635-409-1 / 2221-030X Format: A web quality merged PDF
Stock No: SDNET2012008 Pages: 35
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