Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Dr. Elisabeth Bublitz

Perceptions of Inequality 2015 / 2016

  • 1. edition 2016 (PDF)
  • Free of charge

Of all the objectives assigned to the welfare state, economic redistribution is a crucial, and sensitive, one. But how do people perceive their own place in the income distribution and how does their perception of inequality alter their policy preferences? To find out, we teamed up with the Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI) and designed this unique cross-country study.