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Earmarked taxation: welfare versus political support


  • Bos, Dieter


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  • Bos, Dieter, 2000. "Earmarked taxation: welfare versus political support," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 75(3), pages 439-462, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:75:y:2000:i:3:p:439-462

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