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  • From Creditor to Debtor

    The U.S. Pursuit of Foreign Capital—The Case of the Repeal of the Withholding Tax, 1st Edition

    By Giuseppe Ammendola

    This study, first published in 1994, examines an important issue, the repeal of the thirty percent withholding tax imposed by the US on interest payments to non-resident alien individuals and foreign corporations, that is emblematic of the US quest for foreign capital in the 1980s. It presents an…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • The Incidence of Income Taxes

    1st Edition

    By Duncan Black

    In this book, first published in 1939, an analysis is given of the incidence both of partial income taxes, that is of income taxes which are levied on the incomes arising from particular lines of industry, and of a general income tax.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • Instead of the Dole

    An Enquiry into Integration of the Tax and Benefit Systems, 1st Edition

    By Hermione Parker

    This book, first published in 1989, assesses the existing tax and benefit systems as being beyond repair, and examines the case for integration. Integrated tax/benefit systems change the basis of entitlement from contribution record and contingency to citizenship and need. Having shown that full…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • The Macroeconomic Effects of War Finance in the United States

    Taxes, Inflation, and Deficit Finance, 1st Edition

    By Lee E. Ohanian

    This book, first published in 1998, presents a quantitative investigation of the macroeconomic effects of different fiscal and monetary policies that have been used to finance wars in the US. It examines both positive and normative effects of historical government policies.…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • Taxation by Political Inertia

    Financing the Growth of Government in Britain, 1st Edition

    By Richard Rose, Terence Karran

    This book, first published in 1987, is a study of the political processes that underlie the determination of taxation – and much else – in the centuries-old government of Britain. Governments inherit a large legacy of policies, and it is the inertia force of past commitments that determine much of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • Taxation in Centrally Planned Economies

    1st Edition

    By P.T. Wanless

    Economists studying comparative economic systems have generally neglected the important question of taxation in socialist countries. This is somewhat surprising since taxation plays an important role in the regulation of economic activity in these countries. This book, first published in 1985, aims…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • Taxing Personal Wealth

    An Analysis of Capital Taxation in the United Kingdom—History, Present Structure and Future Possibilities, 1st Edition

    By C.T. Sandford

    This book, first published in 1971, presents an analysis of the taxes levied on wealth or capital – death duties, annual wealth taxes and capital gains taxes. It provides a comprehensive study of these taxes, and recommends a series of measures, including the replacement of certain taxes, that…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • The Economics of Financial Cooperatives

    Income Distribution, Political Economy and Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Amr Khafagy

    Building on theories of finance and distribution, and the political economy of finance, this book explains the influence of financial cooperatives on wealth and income distribution, and institutional factors that determine the development of financial cooperatives. The book discusses the dynamics…

    Hardback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    Banking, Money and International Finance

  • Capitalisms and Gay Identities

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Valocchi

    In this important text, Stephen Valocchi brings capitalism back into the study of the gay and lesbian movement. He argues that to understand the collective identity, structure, strategies and goals of the movement, we need to understand the role that capitalism and the state have played. While…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Social and Economic Development in Central and Eastern Europe

    Stability and Change after 1990, 1st Edition

    Edited by Grzegorz Gorzelak

    The integration of post-socialist Central and Eastern Europe into the EU is one of the success stories of European development. The region has seen significant economic convergence, dramatic changes in socio-economic indicators and improvements in the natural environment. However, some challenges…

    Hardback – 2019-09-09
    Routledge
    Regions and Cities

  • China's War against the Many Faces of Poverty

    Towards a new long march, 1st Edition

    By Jing Yang, Pundarik Mukhopadhaya

    China’s War against the Many Faces of Poverty measures multidimensional poverty in China and deprivation related to income, education, health issues, living standards and social security. The book adopts a well-developed methodology using three different empirical datasets to analyse aspects of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics

    Theorizing, Analyzing, and Transforming Capitalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tae-Hee Jo, Lynne Chester, Carlo D'Ippoliti

    The Routledge Handbook of Heterodox Economics presents a comprehensive overview of the latest work on economic theory and policy from a ‘pluralistic’ heterodox perspective. Contributions throughout the Handbook explore different theoretical perspectives including: Marxian-radical political…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

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