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    • Revisiting the optimal linear income tax with categorical transfers 

      Slack, Sean Edward (2015-09) - Journal article
      When individuals differ in both productivity and some categorical attribute, optimal linear/piecewise-linear tax expressions are written to capture cases where it is suboptimal to eliminate inequality in the average social ...
    • Subjective well-being, peer comparisons and optimal income taxation 

      Ulph, David; Slack, Sean Edward (University of St Andrews, 2016-11-23) - Working or discussion paper
      Empirical evidence suggests that an important determinant of subjective well-being is how an individual’s consumption compares with that of their immediate peers. We introduce peer comparisons into the standard optimal tax ...