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On measuring inequity in taxation: a new approach

  • Kakwani, Nanak
  • Lambert, Peter J.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

    Volume (Year): 14 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 2 (May)
    Pages: 369-380

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:14:y:1998:i:2:p:369-380
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