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Redistributional Aspects of Tax Evasion


  • Persson, Mats
  • Wissen, Pehr


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  • Persson, Mats & Wissen, Pehr, 1984. " Redistributional Aspects of Tax Evasion," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 86(2), pages 131-149.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:scandj:v:86:y:1984:i:2:p:131-49

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    1. Sennoga, Edward B. & Matovu, John Mary & Twimukye, Evarist P., 2009. "Tax evasion and widening the tax base in Uganda," Research Series 54802, Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC).
    2. M. Ali Kemal, 2003. "Underground Economy and Tax Evasion in Pakistan A Critical Evaluation," PIDE-Working Papers 2003:184, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics.
    3. Mahieddine Adnan Ghecham, 2017. "The Impact of Informal Sector on Income Distribution: Could Concentration of Income be Explained by the Size of Informal Sector?," International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, Econjournals, vol. 7(1), pages 594-600.
    4. Odd Erik Nygård & Joel Slemrod & Thor Olav Thoresen, 2016. "Distributional Implications of Joint Tax Evasion," CESifo Working Paper Series 5915, CESifo Group Munich.

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