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On the Equitability of Progressive Taxation

  • Mitra, Tapan
  • Ok, Efe A.

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Volume (Year): 73 (1997)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 316-334

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jetheo:v:73:y:1997:i:2:p:316-334
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