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A Wealth Tax for South Africa
janvier 20, 2021 | WID.world

A Wealth Tax for South Africa   This paper, by Aroop Chatterjee, Léo Czajka and Amory Gethin considers the feasibility of implementing a progressive wealth ... Continuer la lecture

Wealth-Income Ratios in Switzerland
janvier 18, 2021 | WID.world

A Safe Harbor: Wealth-Income Ratios in Switzerland over the 20th Century and the Role of Housing Prices     In this paper, Enea Baselgia and ... Continuer la lecture

Political Cleavages in Italy, Spain, Portugal and Ireland
janvier 18, 2021 | WID.world

Historical Political Cleavages and Post-Crisis Transformations in Italy, Spain, Portugal and Ireland, 1953-2020   In this paper,  Luis Bauluz, Amory Gethin, Clara Martínez-Toledano and Marc ... Continuer la lecture

Homoploutia: Top Labor and Capital Incomes in the USA
janvier 7, 2021 | WID.world

Homoploutia: Top Labor and Capital Incomes in the United States, 1950-2020 Homoploutia describes the situation in which the same people (homo) are wealthy (ploutia) in ... Continuer la lecture

Paraísos Fiscales, Wealth Taxation, and Mobility
décembre 21, 2020 | WID.world

Paraísos Fiscales, Wealth Taxation, and Mobility   In this paper, David R. Agrawal, Dirk Foremny, and Clara Martínez-Toledano analyze the effect of wealth taxation on mobility ... Continuer la lecture

Political conflict, social inequality and electoral cleavages in Central-Eastern Europe
novembre 26, 2020 | WID.world

In this paper, Attila Lindner, Filip Novokmet, Thomas Piketty, and Tomasz Zawisza analyze political conflict, social inequality, and electoral cleavages in Central-Eastern Europe the Czech Republic, ... Continuer la lecture

The Distributional Impact of the Pandemic in the UK
novembre 24, 2020 | WID.world

The Distributional Impact of the Pandemic in the UK In this paper, Sinem Hacıoğlu Hoke, Diego R. Känzig, and Paolo Surico show that the top ... Continuer la lecture

Inequality Transparency Index 2020
novembre 19, 2020 | WID.world

WID.world’s Inequality Transparency Index gives an overview of the challenges ahead to end financial opacity around the globe and of the difficulties faced by researchers ... Continuer la lecture

Distributional National Accounts (DINA) for Austria
novembre 18, 2020 | WID.world

Distributional National Accounts (DINA) for Austria, 2004-2016 In this paper, Stefan Jestl and Emanuel List use survey data, tax data, and national accounts data in ... Continuer la lecture