Replication data for: Culture, Context, and the Taste for Redistribution

Erzo F. P. Luttmer & Monica Singhal
Is culture an important determinant of preferences for redistribution? To separate culture from the economic and institutional environment (\"context\"), we relate immigrants' redistributive preferences to the average preference in their birth countries. We find a strong positive relationship that is robust to rich controls for economic factors and cannot easily be explained by selective migration. This effect is as large as that of own household income and appears stronger for those less assimilated into the...
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