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The limitations of decentralized world redistribution: An optimal taxation approach

  • Kopczuk, Wojciech
  • Slemrod, Joel
  • Yitzhaki, Shlomo

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 49 (2005)
Issue (Month): 4 (May)
Pages: 1051-1079

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