Risk and Inequality Perceptions
AbstractWe examine the relationship between risk analysis and inequality analysis, using a questionnaire-experimental approach .The experiments focus on the effect of income transformations on the perceived rankings of income distributions in either a risk or inequality context. Both context and income levels are important in influencing rankings.
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Risk; Inequality; Income transformations.;
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