Popular Acceptance of Inequality due to Brute Luck and Support for Classical Benefit-Based Taxation
NBER Working Paper No. 22462
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Thanks to Max Bazerman, Rafael DiTella, Louis Kaplow, Benjamin B. Lockwood, Francois Maniquet, David Moss, Eric Nelson, Michael Norton, Julio Rotemberg, Florian Scheuer, Hannah Shaffer, and Stefanie Stantcheva for insightful discussions. The author declares that he has no relevant or material financial interests that relate to the research described in this paper. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.