Why did people pay taxes? Fiscal innovation in Portugal and state making in times of political struggle (1500-1680)
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KeywordsPortugal; early modern economies; income tax; state capacity JEL classification: N13; H31; H26;
- N13 - Economic History - - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Industrial Structure; Growth; Fluctuations - - - Europe: Pre-1913
- H31 - Public Economics - - Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents - - - Household
- H26 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Tax Evasion and Avoidance
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- NEP-HIS-2018-09-17 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
- NEP-IUE-2018-09-17 (Informal & Underground Economics)
- NEP-PUB-2018-09-17 (Public Finance)
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