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On the Accuracy of Tax Perceptions


  • Fujii, Edwin T
  • Hawley, Clifford B


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  • Fujii, Edwin T & Hawley, Clifford B, 1988. "On the Accuracy of Tax Perceptions," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 70(2), pages 344-347, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:tpr:restat:v:70:y:1988:i:2:p:344-47

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