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The 1 percent recovery March 11, 2012

Posted by proeconomia in Fiscal policy, Main, On the crisis, Opinion.

From Reuters’ Chrystia Freeland, an article about a recent work of Emmanual Saez @ Berkeley on the income distribution of economic recovery. Saez has done a lot of work on income distribution and taxation, and you can find many interesting papers in his website. The article is highly recommended, especially for those monitoring the U.S. election campaing and the implication of past U.S. economic policies on income distribution. In the end, it is this distribution that affects voters and determines political outcomes.



1. Constantina - March 19, 2012

Indeed very enlightening… But isn’t it what always happens? Let’s see how this 1% will form here in Greece…

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