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Archaeology & Anthropology: Open Access

Wealth Inequality and Redistributive Taxation in the Footsteps of Classical Athens

  • Open or Close Gerasimos T Soldatos*

    American University of Athens, USA

    *Corresponding author: Gerasimos T. Soldatos, American University of Athens, USA, Email: soldgera@yahoo.com

Submission: February 02, 2018; Published: March 13, 2018

DOI: 10.31031/AAOA.2018.01.000520

ISSN: 2577-1949
Volume1 Issue4

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The general point of this short communication is that wealth redistribution is urgent, it has to start with some initiatives, and that the taxes on immovable property and inheritance would be a good start. This is a lesson derived from the experience of Classical Athens, too.

Keywords: Wealth inequality; immovable property and inheritance taxes; Classical athens

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