Inequality in Income Distribution
Author: Joseph Gabbay
September 08, 1997
This study uses the family expenditure surveys of the Central Bureau of Statistics to review income distribution in Israel.
It considers the impact of fiscal tools – income tax, National Insurance remittances, indirect taxes, benefits, supports, transfer payment, and subsidies – on inequality.
This paper appears as a chapter in the Center’s annual publication, Israel’s Social Services 1996, and is available upon request.