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Positive and Normative Judgments Implicit in U.S. Tax Policy, and the Costs of Unequal Growth and Recessions

Benjamin B. Lockwood, Matthew C. Weinzierl

NBER Working Paper No. 21927
Issued in January 2016

---- Acknowledgments ----

This paper was prepared for the April 2015 Carnegie Rochester NYU Conference on Public Policy. We are grateful to Stefanie Stantcheva for her discussion and comments on the paper, to Sevin Yeltekin for valuable editing advice, and to participants at the conference for helpful discussions. Thanks also to Alex Gelber, Andreas Peichl, and Danny Yagan for in-depth comments, and to Nathan Hendren, Louis Kaplow, Greg Mankiw, Joel Slemrod, Glen Weyl, and participants at the NBER Public Economics Program meeting for insightful discussions. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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