Inequality, corruption and the informal sector
Dobson, Stephen; Ramlogan-Dobson, Carlyn
The marginal impact of corruption on income inequality is shown to be a linear function of the size of the informal sector. This implies that anti-corruption policies alone are unlikely to reduce inequality in countries with a large informal sector. © 2011 Elsevier B.V..
Dobson, S., & Ramlogan-Dobson, C. (2012). Inequality, corruption and the informal sector. Economics letters, 115(1), 104-107. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.econlet.2011.11.034
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Acceptance Date||Nov 30, 2011|
|Online Publication Date||Dec 8, 2011|
|Publication Date||Apr 1, 2012|
|Deposit Date||Nov 13, 2014|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Keywords||Corruption, Income inequality, Informal sector,|
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