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Toward more effective redistribution

Ehtisham Ahmad

Toward more effective redistribution

reform options for intergovernmental transfers in China

by Ehtisham Ahmad

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Published by International Monetary Fund, Fiscal Affairs Dept. in [Washington D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- China.,
  • Fiscal policy -- China.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Ehtisham Ahmad, Raju Singh, and Mario Fortuna.
    SeriesIMF working paper -- Wp/04/98
    ContributionsSingh, Raju., Fortuna, Mario., International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21640860M

    Given decades of rising inequality and a growing divide between the superrich and ordinary Americans, it is puzzling as to why the mass public has not “soaked the rich,” that is, responded to growing inequality by turning more strongly in favor of economic redistribution.1 1 Recent work suggests that people can be responsive to growing Author: David Macdonald.   B. Private Law Redistribution Intrudes More Than Tax-Based Redistribution--And It's a Good Thing, Too 1. In General Kronman's second argument in favour of using private law as a mechanism for redistribution is more promising. His key insight is that there is a tension--indeed a trade-off--between the interests of liberty and equality.

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Get this from a library. Toward more effective redistribution: reform options for intergovernmental transfers in China. [Ehtisham Ahmad; Raju Singh; Mario Fortuna; International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Department,] -- Full implementation of an intergovernmental transfer system based on revenue capacities and expenditure needs could significantly improve both redistribution.

Downloadable. Full implementation of an intergovernmental transfer system based on revenue capacities and expenditure needs could significantly improve both redistribution and equity objectives of the Chinese authorities. This was envisaged in the fiscal reforms, but the authorities were unable to implement the measures fully.

This paper examines mechanisms. Get this from a library. Toward More Effective Redistribution: Reform Options for Intergovernmental Transfers in China.

[International Monetary Fund.] -- Full implementation of an intergovernmental transfer system based on revenue capacities and expenditure needs could significantly improve both redistribution and equity objectives of the Chinese.

Results revealed that the relationship between individual SES and attitudes toward redistribution was weaker among individuals who more strongly believed that success lies beyond the control of. Redistribution of income and wealth is the transfer of income and wealth (including physical property) from some individuals to others by means of a social mechanism such as taxation, charity, welfare, public services, land reform, monetary policies, confiscation, divorce or tort law.

The term typically refers to redistribution on an economy-wide basis rather than between. Book Description World Bank Publications 5/1/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Agricultural Land Redistribution: Toward Greater Consensus. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this sellerPrice Range: $ - $ And it presumes that the poor benefit more from receiving wealth transfers than the non-poor suffer from paying for the transfers — such that redistribution is a net good for society as a whole.

Each of these arguments for anti-poverty spending may be reasonable as far as it goes, but that alone is not enough to justify such spending. Despite years of land reform all over the World, important land inequalities remain, especially in Latin America and Southern in these countries, there is near consensus on the need for redistribution, much controversy persists around how to redistribute land peacefully and legally, often blocking progress on book focuses on.

Scarcity is the underlining topic throughout the study of Economics and considering the fact that there are limited resources and infinite wants, there will always be the problem of scarcity. Scarcity is the reason for the difference between the rich and the poor in society and this difference is termed as the Income Gap or Income Inequality.

The purpose of. postmaterialists seem more likely to support redistribution than materialists, but that the left-right scale they develop is more effective at explaining attitudes toward redistribution than is their postmaterialism scale. More recently, a group of researchers has investigated Canadians’ perspectives through.

Agricultural land redistribution: toward greater consensus (English) Abstract. The main focus of this book is land redistribution. To forge greater consensus among practitioners of land reform, and to enable them to make better choices among the many options, the book describes and analyzes alternative broad paths of implementation Cited by: The EITC also skews its benefits heavily toward households with children.

A single person working full-time at minimum wage would get a credit of. Wealth redistribution and population management are the only logical way forward in the absence of effective carbon sequestration technologies, Author: William E Rees.

Sun Zi (or Sun Tzu), who believed that a well-trained military is the most effective means of assuring peace, devoted his thoughts to finding more effective strategies for conducting warfare d. Xunzi, who also studied Confucian philosophy, but had a very gloomy view of human nature, and believed it would be necessary to govern with strict.

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Why the Rich Should Call for Income Redistribution. Search form systems that automatically move us toward an equitable income and wealth distribution, and if. Capitalism promotes free market conditions, while socialism incorporates elements of centralized economic planning.

Read more to learn the. The welfare state has been under attack for decades, but now more than ever there is a need for strong social protection systems—the best tools we have to combat inequality, support social justice, and even improve economic performance.

DIREC TIONS IN DE VELOPMENT. Human Development. Toward More Efficient and Effective Public Social Spending in Central America Pablo A. Acosta, Rita Almeida, Thomas Gindling, and Christine Lao PeĂąa.

The immorality of redistribution lies in the elimination of this mutuality. The voter seeks to use the taxpayer as a means to the voter’s financial security without at the same time doing anything to serve the taxpayer. The politician attempts to use both the taxpayer and the voter as a means to the politician’s goals of power and tenure.

Redistribution programs, wherever attempted by communist or socialist regimes, have been total failures, permanently destroying the incentive and productivity of the people. When government demands that the wealthy give to the poor, the wealthy stop being productive and take their productivity to a more humane location.‘IN-WORK BENEFITS’: A MORE EFFECTIVE WAY OF REDUCING INEQUALITY THAN TRADITIONAL REDISTRIBUTION POLICIES ‘In-work benefits’ like the UK’s Working Families Tax Credit (WFTC), which target the working poor, are much more effective than traditional anti-poverty measures.

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