David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Since the early 1990s income inequality has regained a central role in the current theoretical, applied and policy debate dominating the scene in the developed, developing and transition countries. In developed countries the diminishing labour share has become one of the main concern of Governments and a crucial variable in explaining a persistent sluggish growth rate. International Organisations see the persistence of mass poverty not only as a major ethical and political problem but also as a brake on long-term growth, since inequality may reduce economic efficiency and growth.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Brian P. Simpson (2009). Wealth and Income Inequality: An Economic and Ethical Analysis. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 89 (4):525 - 538.
Norton Garfinkle (2005). Supply‐Side Vs. Demand‐Side Tax Cuts and U.S. Economic Growth, 1951–2004. Critical Review 17 (3-4):427-448.
Eileen de Neeve (2010). Income Distribution and Economic Growth. The Lonergan Review 2 (1):234-244.
Thomas W. Pogge & Sanjay G. Reddy, Unknown: The Extent, Distribution, and Trend of Global Income Poverty.
Bedford A. Fubara (1986). Targeting Strategy for Technological Acquisition in the Sub-Saharan Oil Exporting States of Africa: The Nigerian Experience. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 5 (5):351 - 363.
Richard Vedder (2006). Taxes, Growth, Equity, and Welfare. Social Philosophy and Policy 23 (2):53-72.
James D. Gwartney & Robert A. Lawson (2006). The Impact of Tax Policy on Economic Growth, Income Distribution, and Allocation of Taxes. Social Philosophy and Policy 23 (2):28-52.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads3 ( #290,439 of 1,098,981 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #287,052 of 1,098,981 )
How can I increase my downloads?