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In search of yardstick competition: a spatial analysis of Italian municipality property tax setting

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  • Bordignon, Massimo
  • Cerniglia, Floriana
  • Revelli, Federico

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Urban Economics.

Volume (Year): 54 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2 (September)
Pages: 199-217

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