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Peasants versus city-dwellers : taxation and the burden of economic development

Author: Raaj K Sah; Joseph E Stiglitz
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1992
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Provides an objective study of the conflict between town and country, which is an important feature of economic development. This book sheds new light on some of the historical controversies. Each  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raaj K Sah; Joseph E Stiglitz
ISBN: 0198285817 9780198285816
OCLC Number: 476415952
Description: xiv, 223 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1 An introduction to issues and methodology: the objectives and instruments of government policy and the structure of the economy in LDCs; an approach to applied welfare economics. Part 2 Inter-sectoral taxation and pricing policies: rural-urban prices in an open economy; the price scissors in an open economy; the price scissors in closed and partially closed socialist economies; the Soviet industrialization debate and collectivization. Part 3 The rural sector: income distribution and alternative organizational forms within the rural sector; taxes and subsidies on different goods in the rural sector. Part 4 The urban sector: the impact of urban wage and employment determination on taxation policies; some aspects of the wage-productivity hypothesis that are relevant for taxation analysis; taxes and subsidies on different goods in the urban sector; tax policy in the presence of migration and urban unemployment; taxation in the urban sector - some aspects of the underlying model; the social cost of labour; concluding remarks.
Responsibility: Raaj K. Sah, Joseph E. Stiglitz

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