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Inequality and Growth

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  • Benabou, R.

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Using two unifying models and an empirical exercise, this paper presents and extends the main theories linking income distribution and growth, as well the relevant empirical evidence.

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Paper provided by C.V. Starr Center for Applied Economics, New York University in its series Working Papers with number 96-22.

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Length: 50 pages
Date of creation: 1996
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Handle: RePEc:cvs:starer:96-22

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Keywords: ECONOMIC GROWTH; SOCIAL JUSTICE;

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