By Georg Tillmann
Redistribution is likely one of the so much basic concerns in welfare economics. In reference to this time period the next questions without delay come up: what's an excellent redistribution ? Which (governmental) tools could be used to achieve it ? Is there a "best tool" if numerous of them can be found? Or, to specific it extra as a rule, which allocations are in any respect possible if detailed tools are handy ? these types of questions are formulated in an incredibly imprecise manner. it is going to be the duty of the next paintings to make those questions detailed and to provide solutions - so far as attainable. it's a subject in fact that those solutions should not exhaustive simply because redistribution is simply too large a box. i've got used the observe "instrument" deliberately. In doing so, Iwanted to point that it isn't essential to limit oneself to source of revenue - or commodity taxes as is usual position in public finance whilst aiming at redistribution.
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