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Analyzing redistribution policies

Nanak Kakwani

Analyzing redistribution policies

a study using Australian data

by Nanak Kakwani

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Income distribution.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p275-287. - Includes index.

    StatementNanak Kakwani.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.I5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(304)p.
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21498257M
    ISBN 100521308380

    At the centre of the book is a powerful critique, not only of the policy outcomes, but also of the way in which the policies were made. Yet the critiques sometimes feel incomplete. Carles Boix’s book Democracy and Redistribution () provides a compelling frame for thinking about how inequality affects demands for income redistribution, and how capital mobility affects that relationship (and which chapter 6 in this volume takes to task). In general, more books have begun to analyze the links between the socioeconomic.

    Redistribution: Politics, Law, and Policy 13, Painting by Pieter Brueghel, the Younger (or workshop) The Payment of the Tithes (The tax-collector), also known as Village Lawyer, (approx.) Image courtesy of Wikimedia Creative Commons.   Besides wealth redistribution and banishing conservative Christians’ “thuggish religion,” the United Church of Christ bishop also preached the need for a universal, radically inclusive God and victim affirmation. In the book of Leviticus, Jubilee was a pause after every 49 years where slaves were freed, crops unsewn, and debts forgiven.

      Professor Norman Naimark wins Norris and Carol Hundley Award for book on Stalin’s postwar foreign policies (Mykola Swarnyk/CC BY-SA ) By Matthew Turk on Aug   With redistribution off the agenda, people’s anxieties are channelled towards issues of identity and borders – be it the anti-immigrant politics of Europe and the U.S. or the majoritarian.


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First published inthis book explores the areas of income distribution and welfare. Analyzing Redistribution Policies developed appropriate techniques to analyze the extent and nature of income inequality and welfare and to measure the direct impact of taxes and government cash transfers on the distribution of income by size of income and other household by: First published inthis book explores the areas of income distribution and welfare.

Analyzing Redistribution Policies developed appropriate techniques to analyze the extent and nature of income inequality and welfare and to measure the direct impact of taxes and government cash transfers on the distribution of income by size of income and other household characteristAuthor: Nanak Kakwani.

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Baron, Davis S. and Ann M. Barlow Professor Emeritus of Political Economy and Strategy, Stanford University, USA. Redistribution of income and wealth is the transfer of income and wealth (including physical property) from some individuals to others by means of a social mechanism such as taxation, charity, welfare, public services, land reform, monetary policies, confiscation, divorce or tort law.

The term typically refers to redistribution on an economy-wide basis rather than between selected individuals. general analysis of the issues of poverty and maldistribution of income, let alone a comprehensive discussion of what policies might help to deal with them.

The original idea of the study, as explained in the first paragraph of the preface was the ‘notable inconsistency between the general perception of income distribution and employment as major. Pre-distribution (or Predistribution) is a neologism coined by Yale University Professor Jacob Hacker in his paper, "The Institutional Foundations of Middle Class Democracy" published by the think tank Policy Network.

Pre-distribution is the idea that the state should try to prevent inequalities occurring in the first place rather than ameliorating them via tax and benefits once they have. In brief, there is a contradiction in international policies where aid's equality-enhancing effect is somewhat offset by protectionism.

They also discuss some of the analytical difficulties with extending this analysis of redistribution to other forms of international factor flows-more specifically, migrant worker and profit remittances. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Comparing Labour Supply Policies in Post-War Europe, Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice ().

DOI: / Hendrik Moeys. This chapter picks up and develops some of the ideas in ‘The social division of welfare’, particularly the arbitrariness of what was seen as a ‘social service’ because it involved public spending, as distinct from other forms of fiscal and occupational welfare.

It notes that Titmuss rejects this view of social policy as consisting of public spending in specified areas as both. We use data from the Luxembourg Income Study to examine household market inequality, redistribution, and the relationship between market inequality and redistribution in affluent OECD countries in the s and s.

We observe sizeable increases in market household inequality in most countries. This development appears to have been driven largely, though not exclusively, by. Turning to government and economic policy, the book covers taxation, debt, social security, and monetary policy; optimal fiscal and monetary policies; and sequential policy choice, with applications in capital income taxation, sovereign debt and default, politically motivated redistribution, and monetary policy biases.

Macroeconomic Analysis. Redistribution and policy What is the best way to redistribute income?. Policymakers should keep distribution in mind, but remember that some good policies increase inequality. Offering a range of case studies on Western countries, this book interrogates the influence of religious organizations on bio-political debates and decision-making processes.

The authors analyze the ways actors formulate their positions and use various rationales to validate their positions. I have a particular focus on government policies that strive to redistribute income or wealth either openly or in indirect ways. A lot of those thoughts are collected in my e-book.

But their analysis is riddled with assumptions that depart from decades of research on tax progressivity and redistribution — and do so with little substantive justification. The risk their departure entails is that the debate over the future of tax policy will lose its basis in shared facts.

Third, the design of redistribution policies should account for both redistributive and efficiency objectives. Some redistributive policies may in fact enhance efficiency, such as those that strengthen human capital.

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The Common Agricultural Policy. Cohesion policy. Other internal policies. Explaining EU redistribution policies. Conclusion: a series of welfare bargains. Professor Mulligan has provided an innovative analysis of our current economic woes, which should cause most economists to rethink their views of what has gone wrong." --Jerry Hausman, McDonald Professor of Economics, MIT "Casey Mulligan's The Redistribution Recession presents a heterodox perspective on the Great Recession.

The book argues that Reviews: This book is a broad, insightful, empirically rich, systematic treatment of the single biggest innovation in social policy across the world over the last several decades.

It is truly an agenda-setting book for anyone interested in social policy, redistribution, poverty, or the politics of the poor.' Erik Wibbels - Duke University, North Carolina.