Political Competition over Distortionary Taxation

Political parties compete over income tax functions, and voters vote and decide whether to pay full taxes or to make an e®ort to modify their tax bur- den. We show that political parties only propose e±cient income tax func- tions, in a similar manner to the probabilistic voting theory. Regarding th...

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Main Author: Matias, Nunez
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2009
Related: THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise
Data of publication: 2009
Series: THEMA Working Papers
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Database: RePEc IDEAS
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