NONCOOPERATIVE vs MINIMUM-RATE COMMODITY TAXATION
AbstractThis paper demonstrates, within a simple two-country model of commodity taxation and cross-border shopping, that the tax revenue (welfare) effects of a minimum tax requirement depend crucially on the character of the initial noncooperative tax equilibrium, i.e. whether it is Nash or Stackelberg.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Copenhagen Business School, Department of Economics in its series Working Papers with number 17-2000.
Length: 16 pages
Date of creation: 09 Oct 2000
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Commodity tax; Minimum rate;
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- Morten Hvidt & Søren Bo Nielsen, 2001. "Non-cooperative vs. Minimum-Rate Commodity Taxation," German Economic Review, Verein für Socialpolitik, vol. 2(4), pages 315-326, November.
- Morten Hvidt & Søren Bo Nielsen, . "Noncooperative vs. Minimum-Rate Commodity Taxation," EPRU Working Paper Series 99-18, Economic Policy Research Unit (EPRU), University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics.
- F15 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Economic Integration
- H87 - Public Economics - - Miscellaneous Issues - - - International Fiscal Issues; International Public Goods
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- NEP-PUB-2001-07-17 (Public Finance)
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