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Three CEQ Working Papers Published on Fiscal Policy, Inequality and Poverty

October 24th, 2016

Three working papers were recently published by the Commitment to Equity Institute. Dr. Nora Lustig, a Senior Associate Research Fellow at Tulane’s Center for Inter-American Policy and Research and Director of CEQ, authored and co-authored these articles.

Each of the three papers focuses on fiscal policy, inequality, and poverty in developing countries. The Impact of Taxes, Transfers, and Subsidies on Inequality and Poverty in Uganda was co-authored by Jon Jellema, Nora Lustig, Astrid Haas, and Sebastian Wolf. Fiscal Policy, Inequality and Poverty in Iran: Assessing the Impact and Effectiveness of Taxes and Transfers was co-authored by Ali Enami, Nora Lustig, and Alireza Taqdiri. Fiscal Policy, Inequality and the Poor in the Developing World by Nora Lustig, examines the impact of fiscal policy on inequality and poverty in twenty-five countries for around 2010.

For these and other publications, visit CEQ’s website.