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Earnings and wealth inequality and income taxation: quantifying the tradeoffs of switching to a proportional income tax in the U.S

Brent W. Ambrose, Costas Azariadis () and Ana Castaneda
Authors registered in the RePEc Author Service: José-Víctor Ríos-Rull ()

No 9814, Working Papers (Old Series) from Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Abstract: This paper quantifies the steady-state aggregate, distributional, and mobility effects of switching the U.S. to a proportional income tax system.

Keywords: Income; tax (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 1998
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