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If we knew ability, how would we tax individuals?

  • Plug, Erik J. S.
  • van Praag, Bernard M. S.
  • Hartog, Joop

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Volume (Year): 72 (1999)
Issue (Month): 2 (May)
Pages: 183-211

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