2019

Polarization, Tax Revenue and the Welfare State: Digital Disruption or Still Standing Strong?

Reprint No. 2019:49

Author(s): Mårten BlixYear: 2019 Title: The Digital Transformation of Labor Chapter: 8Editor(s): Anthony Larsson and Robin TeiglandPublisher: RoutledgeCity: London Pages: 149–162
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Polarization, Tax Revenue and the Welfare State: Digital Disruption or Still Standing Strong? Mårten Blix


Some changes in society are significant enough to warrant a specific name. Digitalization is one of those and is sometimes described as the third industrial revolution. What can we learn from comparing the present situation to the state of society at the outset of the first Industrial Revolution, some two-and-half centuries ago?


Reference:
Blix, Mårten (2019), "Polarization, Tax Revenue and the Welfare State: Digital Disruption or Still Standing Strong?". Chapter 8, pp. 149–162 in Anthony Larsson and Robin Teigland, eds., The Digital Transformation of Labor. London: Routledge.

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