9780844741444

Inequality and Tax Policy

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  • ISBN13:

    9780844741444

  • ISBN10:

    0844741442

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-01-01
  • Publisher: Natl Book Network
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Summary

Top economists provide much-needed guidance--and some surprising conclusions--in response to rising public concerns about inequality in the U.S. tax system.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
Kevin A. Hassett
R. Glenn Hubbard
Contributors xi
Inequality, Growth, and Investment
1(43)
Robert J. Barro
Commentary
39(5)
Alan S. Blinder
Tax Policy and Horizontal Equity
44(54)
Alan J. Auerbach
Kevin A. Hassett
Commentary
75(23)
Louis Kaplow
Entrepreneurial Saving Decisions and Wealth Inequality
98(36)
R. Glenn Hubbard
Commentary
122(12)
Roger H. Gordon
The U.S. Fiscal System as an Opportunity-Equalizing Device
134(32)
Marianne Page
John E. Roemer
Commentary
160(6)
Casey B. Mulligan
Balanced-Budget Restraint in Taxing Income from Wealth in the Ramsey Model
166(26)
Edmund S. Phelps
Commentary
187(5)
N. Gregory Mankiw
Growing Inequality and Decreased Tax Progressivity
192(43)
Joel Slemrod
Jon M. Bakija
Commentary
227(8)
James M. Poterba
Index 235

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