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Income Tax and Cost-of-Living Indices

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Cost-of-living indices welfare measures are defined for the case of changing income tax. The paper derives inequalities and observable bounds. Special attention is given to the case of an indexed tax system.

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Balk, B.M. (1994). Income Tax and Cost-of-Living Indices. In: Eichhorn, W. (eds) Models and Measurement of Welfare and Inequality. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-79037-9_12

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