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On Vertically Challenged and Horizontal Equity : Reassessing Anti-Discrimination Rules

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We consider a model of prejudice-driven discrimination, where the advantaged 'tall' discriminate against the disadvantaged 'short'. We employ an egalitarian social welfare function to compare anti-discrimination legal rules with a non-discriminatory ('height-blind') income tax.

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Efraim Sadka, Yoram Margalioth, Tomer Blumkin

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eng

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http://hdl.handle.net/10419/20360

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