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Unformatted text preview: Extraction • Direct taxes • Indirect taxes • Borrowing Taxes as Percentage of GDP • Countries like Sweden, Denmark, and France use higher percentage of taxes, as us and Japan use lower percentage of taxes Distribution • From rich to poor • From poor to rich- ex: being in college • From young to old • From old to young- ex: older people with high incomes get taxed and help the poor young Percentage of Health Care Costs Paid by Government • Norway pays for about 97% of Health Care • We only pay for 44% of Health Care Explanation of Poverty • United States thinks that personal laziness explains poverty, while France believes social injustice explains poverty...
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