Four critiques of the redistribution hypothesis: An assessment
AbstractThe reformulation of the median voter hypothesis and its testing proposed in Milanovic (2000) has been criticized from four different perspectives. The critiques are discussed and assessed.
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Volume (Year): 26 (2010)
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- Milanovic, Branko, 2009. "Four critiques of the redistribution hypothesis : an assessment," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5145, The World Bank.
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