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The Journal of Economic Inequality

, Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 295–299 | Cite as

Book review of Optimal Redistributive Taxation

By Matti Tuomala, Oxford University Press, 2016. pp 487. ISBN: 978-019-875341-4 (hbk)
  • Helmuth CremerEmail author
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Acknowledgements

Financial support from the Chaire “Marché des risques et creation de valeur” of the FdR/SCOR is gratefully acknowledged. I thank Jean-Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau for their comments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Toulouse School of EconomicsUniversity of Toulouse CapitoleToulouseFrance

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