Fiscal Interactions Among European Countries
AbstractIn this paper we investigate whether there is empical evidence that EU Countries set their public expenditure and their taxes interdependently. We use a panel of data across european countries, years and fiscal variables to estimated countries’ reactions functions. We find evidence of intedependences consistent with the literature on tax and yardistick competition
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Length: 31 pages
Date of creation: 2003
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Spatial Correlation ; Yardstick Competition ; Tax Competition;
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