A Note on the POUM Effect with Heterogeneous Social Mobility
AbstractWe study the determinants of the (steady-state) POUM effect in a model where the individuals evaluate their expected future income using both their current income and observable characteristics such as education, race or gender.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by DEAMS - Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche, Aziendali, Matematiche e Statistiche "Bruno de Finetti" in its series Working Papers DEAMS with number 5.
Date of creation: Dec 2011
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social mobility; income distribution; inequality; taxation;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2012-04-17 (All new papers)
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