An Interpretation of the Gini Coefficient in a Stiglitz Two-Type Optimal Tax Problem
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KeywordsOptimal taxation; income distribution; incentive constraint; Gini coefficient;
- H21 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Efficiency; Optimal Taxation
- H23 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Externalities; Redistributive Effects; Environmental Taxes and Subsidies
- H24 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Personal Income and Other Nonbusiness Taxes and Subsidies
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- NEP-PUB-2014-06-02 (Public Finance)
- NEP-UPT-2014-06-02 (Utility Models & Prospect Theory)
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