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  • Albanesi, Stefania

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Cross-country evidence on inflation and inequality suggests that they are positively correlated. I explore the hypothesis that this correlation is the outcome of a distributional conflict underlying the determination of fiscal policy.

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Paper provided by C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers in its series CEPR Discussion Papers with number 3470.

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Keywords: bargaining; distributional conflict; fiscal policy; inequality; inflation;

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