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Fiscal Policy, Income Distribution, and Growth

Perotti, Roberto

This paper deals with two questions: (i) is there an empirically robust relation between
income distribution and growth? (ii) if yes, does this relation work through the effects of
income distribution on fiscal policy, as posited by several recent models?

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Economics
Publisher
Department of Economics, Columbia University
Series
Department of Economics Discussion Papers, 636
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February 17, 2011

Notes

November 1992.

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