Globalization and Social Justice in OECD Countries

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Björn Kauder ; Niklas Potrafke (2015)
  • Publisher: Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute (CESifo) Munich
  • Subject: D63 | F61 | economic integration | globalization | social justice | globalization, social justice, economic integration
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Social justice is a topic of importance to social scientists and also political decision makers. We examine the relationship between globalization and social justice as measured by a new indicator for 31 OECD countries. The results show that countries that experienced r... View more
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