Important papers

OECD Reports

Inequality-growth tradeoff?

  • [Redistribution, Inequality, and Growth] ostry14
    • "lower net inequality is robustly correlated with faster and more durable growth, for a given level of redistribution"
    • "redistribution appears generally benign in terms of its impact on growth; only in
      extreme cases is there some evidence that it may have direct negative effects on growth"
  • [Reducing income inequality while boosting economic growth: Can it be done?] OECD2012
  • Less Income Inequality and More Growth – Are They Compatible?