Whitney Afonso

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government

Assistant Professor

NC

United States

University of Georgia - Department of Public Administration and Policy

PhD Student

Athens, GA 30602

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

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103

SSRN CITATIONS

2

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3

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Local Sales Tax Earmarking and Transportation Outlay

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Apr 2011
Whitney Afonso and Yilin Hou
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government and Maxwell School, Syracuse University
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tax earmarks, local option sales taxes, transportation spending

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Lost and Found Tax Dollars: Local Option Sales Taxes, Property Taxes, and Own Source Revenue

Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management 27(3): 318-351, 2015
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Oct 2015
Whitney Afonso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government
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Local sales taxes, property taxes

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The Impact of the Amazon Tax on Local Sales Tax Revenue in Urban and Rural Jurisdictions

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 39, Issue 2, pp. 68-90, 2019
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Jun 2020
Whitney Afonso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government
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Leviathan or Flypaper: Examining the Fungibility of Earmarked Local Sales Taxes for Transportation

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 35, Issue 3, pp. 1-23, 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Sep 2015
Whitney Afonso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government
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Local Sales Taxes as a Means of Increasing Revenues and Reducing Property Tax Burdens: An Analysis Using Propensity Score Matching

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 34, Issue 2, pp. 24-43, 2014
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Jun 2014
Whitney Afonso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government
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State LST Laws: A Comprehensive Analysis of the Laws Governing Local Sales Taxes

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 37, Issue 4, pp. 25-46, 2017
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Whitney Afonso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government
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State Income Taxes and Military Service Members' Legal Residency Choices

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 33, Issue 2, pp. 334-350, 2015
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Feb 2015
Whitney Afonso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government
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Local Option Sales Taxes as a Tool to Reduce Property Taxes: An Examination of LOSTs and their Effect on Property Tax Burdens and Own Source Revenue

Posted: 04 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2013
Whitney Afonso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Government

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local sales taxes, property taxes, own source revenue