The Politics of Income Redistribution. Factional Strife and Vote Mobilization under Thatcher
AbstractThis paper is a step towards an explanation of the redistributive impact of ruling parties. It proposes a new theoretical interpretation regarding some changes in the social security systemt that could have affected inequality trends in Britain in the 1980s. I control the validity of this interpretation by drawing on the available qualitative and quantitative evidence.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by European Institute - European Forum in its series Papers with number 99/10.
Length: 29 pages
Date of creation: 1999
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INCOME REDISTRIBUTION ; SOCIAL SECURITY;
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