Is the Flat Tax Optimal under Income Risk?
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KeywordsOptimal Income Taxation; Income Risk; Linear and Nonlinear Income Tax.;
- H21 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Efficiency; Optimal Taxation
- H24 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Personal Income and Other Nonbusiness Taxes and Subsidies
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- NEP-PBE-2014-08-20 (Public Economics)
- NEP-PUB-2014-08-20 (Public Finance)
- NEP-UPT-2014-08-20 (Utility Models & Prospect Theory)
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