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Altruism, labor supply and redistributive neutrality

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  • Ana Fernandes, 2011. "Altruism, labor supply and redistributive neutrality," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 24(4), pages 1443-1469, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:jopoec:v:24:y:2011:i:4:p:1443-1469
    DOI: 10.1007/s00148-010-0317-9
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    Ricardian Equivalence; Endogenous labor supply; Private information; D19; D64; D82;
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    • D19 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Other
    • D64 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Altruism; Philanthropy; Intergenerational Transfers
    • D82 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Asymmetric and Private Information; Mechanism Design

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