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Endogenous choice on tax instruments in a tax competition model: unit tax versus ad valorem tax

  • Nobuo Akai


  • Hikaru Ogawa


  • Yoshitomo Ogawa


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal International Tax and Public Finance.

    Volume (Year): 18 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 5 (October)
    Pages: 495-506

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:itaxpf:v:18:y:2011:i:5:p:495-506
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