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Anti-discrimination rules versus income taxation in the pursuit of horizontal equity

  • Blumkin, Tomer
  • Margalioth, Yoram
  • Sadka, Efraim

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

Volume (Year): 91 (2007)
Issue (Month): 5-6 (June)
Pages: 1167-1176

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Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:91:y:2007:i:5-6:p:1167-1176
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