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A Better Local Business Tax: The BVT 0 2 7 46 0 6 44 136
A preliminary analysis of intergovernment transfers in Romania 0 0 0 7 0 2 5 102
Are There Trends in Local Finance? A Cautionary Note on Comparative Studies and Normative Models of Local Government Finance 1 1 5 79 1 2 13 218
Are There Trends in Local Finance? A Comparative Look at Data and Normative Models of Local Government Finance 0 0 1 96 0 1 8 178
Asymmetric Fiscal Decentralization: Glue or Solvent? 1 3 14 383 2 5 33 848
Below the Salt: Decentralizing Value-Added Taxes 0 0 3 145 1 2 16 257
Benchmarking Tax Administrations in Developing Countries: A Systemic Approach 0 0 6 238 1 4 24 481
Can GTA Municipalities Raise Property Taxes? An Analysis of Tax Competition and Revenue Hills 0 0 3 59 1 4 20 113
China's Fiscal System: A Work in Progress (2005) 2 3 8 394 5 11 33 1,148
Closing the Gap: Fiscal Imbalaces and Intergovernmental Transfers in Developed Federations 0 0 3 528 0 0 13 1,036
Coping with Change: The Need to Restructure Urban Governance and Finance in India 0 0 2 42 2 3 13 166
Coping with Change: The Need to Restructure Urban Governance and Finance in India 0 0 1 46 2 3 9 147
Decentralisation Financiere et Pays en Developement: Concepts, Mesure et Evaluation 0 0 0 0 2 2 6 844
Decentralization and Infrastructure in Developing Countries: Reconciling Principles and Practice 0 0 5 40 1 4 24 87
Decentralization and Infrastructure: Principles and Practice 0 0 5 159 1 1 19 257
Decentralizing infrastructure: for good or ill? 0 0 8 382 4 6 52 1,305
Designing Tax Policy: Constraints and Objectives in an Open Economy 1 2 25 374 5 14 199 2,016
Does Municipal Amalgamation Strengthen the Financial Viability of Local Government? A Canadian Example 0 4 11 148 0 6 48 369
Décentralisation financière et pays en dévelopement: concepts, mesure et évaluation 0 0 1 161 2 2 6 734
Earmarking in Theory and Korean Practice (2005) 0 0 3 201 1 4 17 496
Expenditure-Based Equalization Transfers 1 1 5 169 1 3 17 378
Financing Social Expenditures in Developing Countries: Payroll or Value Added Taxes? 0 0 5 138 2 3 16 281
Financing local government in Hungary 0 0 2 152 2 2 16 703
Fiscal Decentralization and Decentralizing Tax Administration: Different Questions, Different Answers 2 5 13 119 7 12 33 159
Fiscal Decentralization in Colombia: A Work (Still) in Progress 1 1 6 121 3 6 21 246
Fiscal Flows, Fiscal Balance, and Fiscal Sustainability 1 2 7 560 6 8 29 1,473
Fiscal decentralization and intergovernmental relations in transition economics: toward a systematic framework of analysis 1 2 9 348 2 5 49 1,303
Foreign Advice and Tax Policy in Developing Countries 0 1 9 130 2 3 26 254
Getting it Right: Financing Urban Development in China 1 2 3 114 2 3 11 291
Global Taxes and International Taxation: Mirage and Reality 0 1 6 70 1 4 20 152
How to Reform the Property Tax: Lessons from around the World 0 0 6 121 0 2 21 192
Improving Taxpayer Service and Facilitating Compliance in Singapore 0 0 2 19 1 1 5 65
Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations: Universal Principles, Local Applications 2 3 29 649 5 20 146 2,357
Intergovernmental fiscal relations and poverty alleviation in Viet Nam 0 0 1 116 0 1 10 666
Is Decentralization "Glue" or "Solvent" for National Unity? 0 0 1 119 1 2 11 256
Is VAT the Best Way to Impose a General Consumption Tax in Developing Countries 2 2 2 233 5 9 27 572
Is it Really so Hard-To-Tax? The Context and Role of Presumptive Taxes 2 3 9 22 2 4 14 42
Local Taxes and Local Expenditures: Strengthening the Wicksellian Connection 0 1 7 86 0 4 34 168
Merging Municipalities: Is Bigger Better? 1 2 13 85 2 8 49 244
Redistribution via Taxation: The Limited Role of the Personal Income Tax in Developing Countries (2005) 0 0 4 546 2 10 58 1,555
Reforming International Taxation: Is the Process the Real Product? 0 2 7 66 0 3 28 148
Requiem for an Institution: The End of the Indian Planning Commission 1 1 1 1 4 4 5 5
Rethinking Subnational Taxes; A New Look At Tax Assignment 0 1 2 28 0 2 22 290
Smart Tax Administration 0 0 0 27 0 0 4 61
Societal Institutions and Tax Effort in Developing Countries 0 0 6 56 1 2 24 188
Societal Institutions and Tax Effort in Developing Countries 0 0 1 110 0 1 14 367
Societal Institutions and Tax Effort in Developing Countries 2 3 13 328 6 15 61 908
Study to quantify and analyse the VAT Gap in the EU-27 Member States 0 0 7 115 0 2 23 262
Subnational Taxation in Large Emerging Countries: BRIC Plus One 0 0 2 63 2 4 13 168
Subnational Taxation in Large Emerging Countries: BRIC Plus One 0 0 2 129 2 5 13 274
Subnational Taxes in Developing Countries: The Way Forward 0 3 7 63 0 5 18 167
Subnational taxation in developing countries: a review of the literature 0 1 6 216 0 5 50 426
TAXING ALCOHOL IN AFRICA: REFLECTIONS AND UPDATES 0 1 4 42 1 4 11 109
Tax Assignment Revisited 1 1 9 205 3 4 20 548
Tax Challenges Facing Developing Countries 0 0 3 244 1 2 16 641
Tax Challenges Facing Developing Countries 0 0 2 69 0 1 14 270
Tax Effort: The Impact of Corruption, Voice and Accountability 0 1 1 199 0 2 23 469
Tax Evasion, the Provision of Public Infrastructure, and Growth: A General Equilibrium Approach to Two Very Different Countries, Egypt and Mauritius 0 0 1 84 2 2 11 170
Tax System Change and the Impact of Tax Research 1 1 4 118 2 5 23 171
Tax challenges facing developing countries 0 1 2 231 0 4 14 497
Tax incentives for foreign investment in Latin America 0 0 2 6 0 0 5 15
Taxation and Decentralization 0 0 2 29 2 4 11 65
Taxation and Development 1 2 6 40 1 3 20 82
Taxation and Development: What Have We Learned from Fifty Years of Research? 0 0 10 308 2 3 24 335
Taxation and Inequality in the Americas: Changing the Fiscal Contract? 0 0 3 47 0 3 15 124
Taxation and Inequality in the Americas: Changing the Fiscal Contract? 0 0 4 142 0 2 22 200
Taxing Business 0 1 1 11 0 2 5 25
Taxing Consumption 0 0 0 23 1 2 6 43
Taxing Consumption in Canada: Rates, Revenues, and Redistribution 1 1 10 67 3 5 25 107
Taxing Consumption in Jamaica:The GCT and the SCT 0 0 0 114 3 7 27 838
Taxing consumption in Jamaica 0 0 1 91 0 0 6 248
The BBLR Approach to tax Reform in Emerging Countries 0 1 1 113 3 8 22 453
The Costs of VAT: A Review of the Literature 0 1 5 238 0 1 19 461
The Costs of VAT: A Review of the Literature 0 1 5 310 1 6 24 956
The GST/HST: Creating an Integrated Sales Tax in a Federal Country 0 1 6 69 4 11 47 196
The Personal Income Tax 0 0 4 29 0 0 17 65
The Political Economy of Property Tax Reform 1 1 9 159 6 7 28 192
Tobacco and Alcohol Excise Taxes for Improving Public Health and Revenue Outcomes: Marrying Sin and Virtue? 0 1 1 47 4 12 40 121
Tobacco and alcohol excise taxes for improving public health and revenue outcomes: marrying sin and virtue ? 0 1 4 68 1 6 14 80
Urban Governance and Finance in India 0 0 1 25 0 2 8 103
Urban Governance and Finance in India 0 0 2 92 0 2 9 357
Urban governance and finance in India 0 0 1 213 1 1 5 808
VATs in Federal States: Experiences and Emerging Possibilities 0 0 0 286 1 4 10 591
Value Added Tax: Onward and Upward? 1 3 7 156 1 5 32 323
Value-Added Taxes in Developing and Transitional Countries: Lessons and Questions (2005) 1 2 8 204 2 6 28 453
Total Working Papers 29 73 423 12,726 137 366 2,091 35,675
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A new look at indirect taxation in developing countries 0 2 5 83 0 3 9 169
Administrative Dimensions of Tax Reform 0 1 10 95 1 5 39 309
An Approach to Metropolitan Governance and Finance 0 0 0 77 0 3 6 156
Are global taxes feasible? 0 1 6 11 0 3 24 53
CVAT, VIVAT, and Dual VAT: Vertical ``Sharing'' and Interstate Trade 1 1 1 121 1 1 14 360
Closing the Gap: Fiscal Imbalances and Intergovernmental Transfers in Developed Federations 1 2 4 134 10 15 36 379
Coordinating Federal and Provincial Sales Taxes: Lessons From the Canadian Experience 0 1 2 20 1 5 15 63
Decentralization of Intergovernmental Finance in Transition Economies 0 0 2 19 1 3 15 54
Dual Income Taxation: A Promising Path to Tax Reform for Developing Countries 1 3 26 159 4 7 60 389
Dual VATs and Cross-Border Trade: Two Problems, One Solution? 0 2 2 176 0 2 7 504
Décentralisation financière et pays en développement: concepts, mesure et évaluation 0 0 0 19 1 2 6 110
Editorial 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6
Editorial 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Federalism and Regional Disparities: A Review Essay 0 0 1 76 0 0 5 263
Finances of the Nation: Taxing Consumption in Canada: Rates, Revenues, and Redistribution 0 0 2 2 1 2 6 9
Financing Urbanization in Developing Countries by Benefit Taxation: Case Study of Colombia 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 12
Fiscal Arrangements for Maintaining an Effective State in Canada 0 0 0 16 0 1 12 77
Fiscal Contracting in Latin America 1 1 3 18 2 5 19 66
INITIAL AND INVESTMENT ALLOWANCES UNDER THE BRITISH INCOME TAX AND COUNTER‐CYCLICAL POLICY 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 21
Income Distribution and Tax Policy in Colombia 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 420
Income Redistribution through the Fiscal System: The Limits of Knowledge 0 0 1 90 0 3 10 245
Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers: International Lessons for Developing Countries 0 1 6 362 0 1 18 697
International Aspects of the Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders (Aspects internationaux de l'imposition des sociétés et des actionnaires) (Aspectos internacionales de la tributación de sociedades y accionistas) 0 0 4 11 0 4 15 110
Introduction 0 0 0 4 0 1 7 35
LOCAL TAXES AND LOCAL EXPENDITURES IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES: STRENGTHENING THE WICKSELLIAN CONNECTION 0 0 1 13 0 0 11 43
Land and Property Taxation in 25 Countries: A Comparative Review 0 0 3 3 0 2 15 15
Local Finance and Economic Reform in Eastern Europe 1 1 1 17 1 1 4 59
Local Response to Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers: The Case of Colombia 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 64
Mathew, E. T., Agricultural Taxation and Economic Development in India, London, Asia Publishing House, 1968, 204 pp. ($7.50) 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 10
Modernizing VATs in Africa by Sijbren Cnossen, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2019, xv + 350 pp 1 1 2 2 2 6 9 9
On Measuring Fiscal Centralization and Fiscal Balance in Federal States 0 0 2 69 0 0 14 171
Policy Forum: Equalization and Canada's Fiscal Constitution--The Tie That Binds? 0 0 2 3 0 1 10 19
Put up or shut up: Self-assessment and asymmetric information 0 0 0 16 0 0 2 34
Redesigning Intergovernmental Transfers: A Colombian Example 0 0 0 11 0 0 4 42
Redistribution via Taxation: The Limited Role of the Personal Income Tax in Developing Countries 3 9 41 535 8 35 179 1,554
Reforming International Taxation: Is the Process the Real Product? 0 0 1 15 0 1 9 55
SUBNATIONAL TAXATION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES: A REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE 0 0 2 11 1 3 13 46
Smart Tax Administration 0 0 1 82 1 3 26 243
Societal Institutions and Tax Effort in Developing Countries 0 1 21 180 5 14 73 501
THE NEED FOR REGIONAL POLICY IN A COMMON MARKET 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 21
Tax Effort in Developing Countries and High Income Countries: The Impact of Corruption, Voice and Accountability 1 2 13 239 5 9 54 677
Tax Harmonization and Federal Finance: A Perspective on Recent Canadian Discussion 0 0 0 21 0 1 4 123
Tax Policy in Developing Countries: Looking Back—and Forward 2 3 19 83 6 9 48 195
Tax Policy in Emerging Countries 0 1 2 75 1 3 21 248
Taxation and Decentralization 0 0 1 71 1 1 9 155
Taxation and Development 0 0 1 114 0 2 9 270
Taxation and Income Distribution in Latin America: A Critical Review of Empirical Studies (Fiscalité et redistribution des revenus en Amérique latine: une revue critique de quelques études empiriques) (La tributación y la distribución del ingreso en América Latina: un examen crítico de los estudios empíricos) 0 0 1 16 1 2 8 99
Taxation in Papua New Guinea: Backwards to the future? 0 0 0 23 0 0 2 131
Taxing Consumption in Jamaica 0 0 0 23 0 0 4 48
Taxing tourism in developing countries 0 0 0 474 0 1 4 1,131
Technology and Taxation in Developing Countries: From Hand to Mouse 0 1 9 46 3 8 38 158
The Corporate Income Tax in Canada: Does its Past Foretell its Future? 0 0 2 4 0 0 6 23
The Economic Incidence of Replacing a Retail Sales Tax with a Value-Added Tax: Evidence from Canadian Experience 1 1 2 34 1 1 5 288
The GST/HST: Creating an Integrated Sales Tax in a Federal Country 0 1 1 4 1 2 11 30
The Impact on Investment of Replacing a Retail Sales Tax With a Value-Added Tax: Evidence From Canadian Experience 0 1 5 29 0 3 25 108
The Incidence of Indirect Taxes on Low-Income Households in Jamaica 0 0 1 4 0 0 9 273
The Incidence of the Property Tax: Old Wine In New Bottles? 0 0 0 104 0 1 3 210
The Income Tax in an Uncertain World: Pillar, Symbol, and Instrument 0 1 4 4 0 10 21 21
The Public Finances and the Technological Revolution: Comments 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 30
The Taxation of Personal Wealth in International Perspective 1 3 5 142 1 5 14 357
The Uneasy Case Against Discriminatory Excise Taxation: Soft Drink Taxes in Ireland 0 0 3 46 0 0 8 109
The Value Added Tax: Critique of a Review 0 0 0 163 0 0 2 388
The demand for local political autonomy: an individualistic theory 0 0 1 1 1 2 4 9
The economic costs of US stock mispricing 0 0 0 12 0 4 7 105
The limited role of the personal income tax in developing countries 1 1 2 221 4 6 16 624
Threading the Fiscal Labyrinth: Some Issues in Fiscal Decentralization 0 1 10 25 6 16 31 63
VAT in a Federal System: Lessons from Canada 1 1 2 6 1 1 4 23
Wagner's o Law' of Expanding State Activity 0 0 0 0 11 36 164 1,693
Total Journal Articles 16 44 236 4,444 84 256 1,243 14,983
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Fiscal Decentralization and Local Finance in Developing Countries 1 18 64 87 2 36 155 234
Perspectives on Fiscal Federalism 1 2 3 33 2 8 20 84
The VAT in Developing and Transitional Countries 0 0 0 0 24 59 213 834
The VAT in Developing and Transitional Countries 0 0 0 0 2 9 33 278
Total Books 2 20 67 120 30 112 421 1,430


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Central and Subnational VATs in Federal Countries 0 0 0 14 0 1 5 32
Fiscal Federalism and National Unity 0 1 6 18 2 3 28 92
Foreign advice and tax policy in developing countries 0 0 3 21 1 2 16 60
Introduction and Overview 0 2 13 33 0 2 21 62
Land Taxes in Colombia 0 0 1 8 0 0 6 23
Land and Property Taxation in 25 Countries: A Comparative Review 0 2 15 58 1 5 47 147
Land and Property Taxes in Poland 0 0 0 2 1 1 6 23
Property Tax in Ukraine 0 0 1 2 0 1 10 31
Property Taxes in Mexico 0 0 1 4 1 1 6 14
Property Taxes in Nicaragua 0 0 1 3 0 0 8 15
Real Estate Tax in Latvia 0 0 0 7 4 5 13 32
Reconciling Diversity with Equality: The Role of Intergovernmental Fiscal Arrangements in Maintaining an Effective State in Canada 0 0 0 3 2 3 9 29
Reforming Property Taxes 0 0 2 15 0 0 6 31
Subsidiarity, Solidarity and Asymmetry: Aspects of the Problem 0 2 8 29 3 5 14 50
Sustainable development requires a good tax system 1 4 8 36 3 8 35 100
Tax Policy and Tax Research in Canada 0 0 0 265 2 3 17 1,513
Tax System Change and the Impact of Tax Research 0 0 0 5 1 1 6 22
Taxation and inequality in the Americas: Changing the fiscal contract? 0 0 1 12 0 0 8 36
The Country Studies: Comparisons and Conclusions 0 0 0 1 1 1 5 12
Value-Added Tax: Onward and Upward? 0 0 5 18 1 5 26 69
Total Chapters 1 11 65 554 23 47 292 2,393


Statistics updated 2020-09-04