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Ideological and Political Roots of American Inequality

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  • John Roemer

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Can we devise a consistent and convincing case against severe income inequality? It is more difficult than one thinks. The author offers an impressive economic and philosophical analysis of the case against income inequality.

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  • John Roemer, 2011. "Ideological and Political Roots of American Inequality," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 54(5), pages 76-98.
  • Handle: RePEc:mes:challe:v:54:y:2011:i:5:p:76-98
    DOI: 10.2753/0577-5132540505
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    Cited by:

    1. Richard M. Bird & Eric M. Zolt, 2014. "Taxation and inequality in the Americas: Changing the fiscal contract?," Chapters,in: Taxation and Development: The Weakest Link?, chapter 7, pages 193-237 Edward Elgar Publishing.
    2. Wacker, Konstantin M., 2013. "On the measurement of foreign direct investment and its relationship to activities of multinational corporations," Working Paper Series 1614, European Central Bank.
    3. Robert Wade, 2012. "Why Has Income Inequality Remained on the Sidelines of Public Policy for So Long?," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 55(3), pages 21-50.

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