Content with the tag: Economía redistributiva
What do we know about the taxes we pay?
Dirk Foremny, Universitat de Barcelona;
People have important misperceptions regarding the level of taxes that they pay. Does knowing more change what we think about redistribution?
The redistributive effects of special taxes
José M. Labeaga, UNED;
The aim of excise duties is to reduce the negative impact on society of specific consumption, such as fuels or tobacco. This report shows that they are regressive in their current design.
The redistributive effects of wealth tax
José María Durán Cabré and Alejandro Esteller Moré, Universitat de Barcelona & Institut d’Economia de Barcelona;
Does a wealth tax help to reduce inequality when it comes to distributing wealth? This report shows that Spain’s wealth tax displays major shortcomings that limit its collection and redistributive impact.