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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


  • Income tax -- United States -- Rates and tables -- Mathematical models.

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StatementAlberto Alesina, Philippe Weil.
SeriesNBER working papers series -- working paper no. 3968, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 3968.
ContributionsWeil, Philippe., National Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination21, [5] p. ;
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22439020M

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