Atlantic Economic Journal

, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp 491–493 | Cite as

A Comment on the Paper by Clark, Tullock, and Levy

  • Kurt W. Rothschild


Income Distribution Myopia Relative Income Income Redistribution Transfer Policy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Linz and Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO)ViennaAustria

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