Jorge Martinez-Vazquez

Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies

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PO Box 3992

Atlanta, GA 30302-3992

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (43)

1.

Fiscal Decentralization and Economic Growth

Georgia State Andrew Young School of Policy (ISP) Working Paper No. 01-01
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Feb 2001
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Robert Martin McNab
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Naval Postgraduate School
Downloads 1,265 (9,334)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Fiscal Decentralization, Economic Growth

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Effects of Culture on Tax Compliance: A Cross Check of Experimental and Survey Evidence

CREMA Working Paper No. 2004-13
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Ronald C. Cummings, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez, Michael McKee and Benno Torgler
Georgia State University - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Yale University - Yale Center for International and Area Studies
Downloads 765 (17,397)
Citation 14

Abstract:

Tax compliance, tax evasion, tax morale, culture

Budgeting and Fiscal Management in Transitional Economies

Andrew Young Sch. of Policy Studies ISP Working Paper No. 00-6
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Nov 2001
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and L.F. Jameson Boex
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Studies Program
Downloads 527 (41,148)
Citation 1

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Budgeting, Fiscal Management, Transition Economies, Transitional Economies

Budgeting and Fiscal Management in Transitional Economies

Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management Vol. 13, No. 3, Fall 2001
Posted: 14 Jun 2003
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and L.F. Jameson Boex
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Studies Program

Abstract:

Budgeting, Fiscal Management, Transition Economies, Transitional Economies

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 08-25
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Feb 2008
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Downloads 345 (69,324)
Citation 30

Abstract:

Tax Evasion, consumption-income gap, personal income tax, flat tax, difference-in-difference, regression discontinuity, deadweight loss, transition, Russia

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia

IZA Working Paper No. 3267
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 May 2008
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Downloads 68 (282,087)
Citation 30

Abstract:

tax evasion, consumption-income gap, personal income tax, flat tax, difference-indifference, regression discontinuity, deadweight loss, transition, Russia

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia

NBER Working Paper No. w13719
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 Jan 2008
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Downloads 24 (433,396)
Citation 30

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Are Other Government Policies More Important than Taxation in Attracting FDI?

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper No. 06-28
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Apr 2006
Timothy Goodspeed, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Li Zhang
City University of New York, CUNY Hunter College - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 418 (39,379)
Citation 3

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6.

Societal Institutions and Tax Effort in Developing Countries

CREMA Working Paper No. 2004-21
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Feb 2005
Richard M. Bird, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Benno Torgler
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Yale University - Yale Center for International and Area Studies
Downloads 347 (62,070)
Citation 18

Abstract:

Tax effort, societal institutions, developing countries

7.

Estonia: Fiscal Management and the Budget Process

GSU Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Working Paper No. 97-8
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 323 (69,417)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Estonia- review of budget process and recent reforms

8.

Sequencing Fiscal Decentralization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3914
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roy W. Bahl and Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 316 (71,580)
Citation 6

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9.

Fiscal Capacity: An Overview of Concepts and Measurement Issues and Their Applicability in the Russian Federation

GSU Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Working Paper No. 97-3
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Jan 2004
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and L.F. Jameson Boex
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Studies Program
Downloads 243 (85,706)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Intergovernmental fiscal relations in the Russian Federation, measurements of fiscal capacity, measurement of fiscal effort

10.

Tax Reform in Transition Economies: Experiences and Lessons

GSU Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Working Paper No. 97-6
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Jan 2004
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Robert Martin McNab
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Naval Postgraduate School
Downloads 229 (104,662)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Transition experience in tax reform, approaches to tax reform, lessons from tax reform

11.

Choosing between Centralized and Decentralized Models of Tax Administration

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 06-49
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 May 2006
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Andrey Timofeev
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Center for Public Policy
Downloads 227 (99,037)
Citation 6

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12.

Tax Policy Design in the Presence of Social Preferences: Some Experimental Evidence

Andrew Young School Research Paper No. 06-03, FRB of Atlanta Working Paper No. 2004-33
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jan 2006
Lucy F. Ackert, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Mark Rider
Kennesaw State University - Michael J. Coles College of Business, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 212 (112,712)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Tax policy, social preferences, fairness

13.

The Determinants of the Incidence of Intergovernmental Grants: A Survey of the International Experience

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 06-52
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 May 2006
Jameson Boex and Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
The Urban Institute - Center on International Development and Governance and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 209 (94,691)
Citation 4

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14.

Rethinking the Political Economy of Decentralization

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2011
Georgia State University, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez and Development Alternatives, Inc.
Downloads 167 (134,875)

Abstract:

decentralization, sub-national government, party organization, education, error correction model

15.

The Impact of NAFTA and Options for Tax Reform in Mexico

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2669
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Duanjie Chen
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 132 (169,960)
Citation 1

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16.
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Citation 2

A Fiscal Perspective of State Rescaling

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 08-32
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 Oct 2008
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Andrey Timofeev
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Center for Public Policy
Downloads 122 (191,190)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Fiscal Decentralization, Size of Government

A Fiscal Perspective of State Rescaling

Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, Vol. 2, Issue 1, pp. 85-105, 2009
Posted: 13 Apr 2009
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Andrey Timofeev
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Center for Public Policy

Abstract:

fiscal decentralization, size of government, globalization

17.

Toward a More General Theory of Revenue Assignments

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 12-33
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Dec 2012
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Cristian F. Sepulveda
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 97 (190,468)

Abstract:

revenue assignments, fiscal federalism, optimal taxation, marginal costs of funds, public expenditures

18.

The Impact of Tax and Expenditure Policies on Income Distribution: Evidence from a Large Panel of Countries

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 12-30
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez, Blanca Moreno-Dodson and Violeta Vulovic
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, World Bank and Georgia State University
Downloads 96 (143,315)

Abstract:

Tax Policy, Public Expenditures, Income Distribution, Tax Progressivity

19.

Who Bears the Burden of Taxes on Labor Income in Russia?

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 07-25
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 May 2007
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez, Mark Rider, Sally Wallace and Riatu Qibthiyyah
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 84 (191,690)
Citation 2

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Sub-National Revenue Mobilization in Peru

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 12-22, International Center for Public Policy Working Paper No. 12-09
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Universidad EAFIT - School of Economics and Finance - Center for Research in Economic & Finance (CIEF), Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 48 (336,256)

Abstract:

revenue mobilization, fiscal decentralization, Peru

Sub-National Revenue Mobilization in Peru

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-WP-299
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 01 Apr 2012
Universidad EAFIT - School of Economics and Finance - Center for Research in Economic & Finance (CIEF), Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 26 (422,643)

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21.

Rethinking the Political Economy of Decentralization: How Elections and Parties Shape the Provision of Local Public Goods

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 12-32
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez, Georgia State University, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Development Alternatives, Inc.
Downloads 68 (212,740)

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22.

Government Fiscal Policies and Redistribution in Asian Countries

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 12-23, International Center for Public Policy Working Paper No. 12-13
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Iris Claus, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Violeta Vulovic
Australian National University (ANU), Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University
Downloads 56 (239,462)

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Risk Tolerance, Self-Interest, and Social Preferences

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 11-03
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Jan 2011
Lucy F. Ackert, Ann B. Gillette, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Mark Rider
Kennesaw State University - Michael J. Coles College of Business, Kennesaw State University - Michael J. Coles College of Business, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 55 (268,130)
Citation 2

Abstract:

equity, social preferences, optimal taxation

How Well Do Subnational Borrowing Regulations Work?

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-07
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Feb 2016
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Violeta Vulovic
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University
Downloads 29 (407,709)

Abstract:

Decentralization, Subnational Borrowing, Borrowing Rules and Regulations

How Well Do Subnational Borrowing Regulations Work?

ADBI Working Paper 563
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Apr 2016
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Violeta Vulovic
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and World Bank
Downloads 19 (462,168)

Abstract:

borrowing regulations, fiscal sustainability, tax autonomy

25.

Government Fiscal Policies and Redistribution in Asian Countries

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 310
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Nov 2012
Iris Claus, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Violeta Vulovic
Australian National University (ANU), Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University
Downloads 31 (362,543)

Abstract:

income inequality, taxation, government expenditure, Asia

26.

The Impact of Fiscal Decentralization: A Survey

International Center for Public Policy Working Paper 15-02
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez, Santiago Lago-Peñas and Agnese Sacchi
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, University of Vigo, GEN (Governance and Economics Research Network) and Sapienza University of Rome
Downloads 22 (207,099)

Abstract:

Fiscal federalism, governance, political decentralization, sub-national governments, macroeconomic stability, economic growth, public policies, politics, corruption, regional disparities, inequality

27.

Social Preferences and Tax Policy Design: Some Experimental Evidence

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 487-501, July 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Jun 2007
Lucy F. Ackert, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Mark Rider
Kennesaw State University - Michael J. Coles College of Business, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 20 (441,198)
Citation 7

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28.

Contract Enforcement, Institutional Stability and the Level and Maturity of International Lending

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Apr 2011
Wasseem Mina and Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
UAE University and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 9 (451,613)
Citation 2

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Contract enforcement, Institutions, Stability, International Lending, Maturity

29.

Propensity to Invest and the Additionality of Capital Transfers: A Country Panel Perspective

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 12-24, International Center for Public Policy Working Paper No. 12-16
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Andrey Timofeev
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Center for Public Policy
Downloads 7 (456,802)
Citation 1

Abstract:

capital grants, public capital, fiscal federalism

30.

A Superior Instrument for the Role of Institutional Quality on Economic Development

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-18
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Nov 2016
Elizabeth Gooch, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Bauyrzhan Yedgenov
USDA Economic Research Service, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and International Center for Public Policy
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Abstract:

O11, O43, N10, O57

31.

The Effects of Media Campaigns on Individual Attitudes Towards Tax Compliance; Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Survey Data in Pakistan

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-17
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Nov 2016
Musharraf R. Cyan, Antonis M. Koumpias and Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Georgia State University, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 0 (300,119)

Abstract:

Tax Morale, Tax Compliance, Social Norms, Social Interactions, Pakistan

32.

Fiscal Decentralization, Equalization, and Intra-Provincial Inequality in China

International Tax and Public Finance, Forthcoming, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-14
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2016
Yongzheng Liu, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Alfred M. Wu
Renmin University of China - School of Finance, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and The Education University of Hong Kong - Department of Asian and Policy Studies
Downloads 0 (333,590)

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Fiscal Decentralization, Equalization, Intra-provincial Inequality, China

33.

Frozen in Time: The Much Needed Reform of Expenditures Assignments in China

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-06
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Feb 2016
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez, Yongzheng Liu and Baoyun Qiao
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Renmin University of China - School of Finance and Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)
Downloads 0 (406,216)

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Housing Bubbles and Zoning Corruption: Evidence from Greece and Spain

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 15-11
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Dec 2015
Antonis M. Koumpias, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Eduardo Sanz-Arcega
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of Zaragoza - Faculty of Business and Economics
Downloads 0 (373,244)

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Housing Bubbles, Corruption, Zoning, Land Use, Greece, Spain, Euro

35.

Growth–Inequality Tradeoff in the Design of Tax Structure: Evidence from a Large Panel of Countries

Pacific Economic Review, Vol. 20, Issue 2, pp. 323-345, 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 May 2015
Yongzheng Liu and Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Renmin University of China - School of Finance and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 0 (553,449)

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Interjurisdictional Tax Competition in China

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 54, Issue 4, pp. 606-628, 2014
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
Yongzheng Liu and Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Renmin University of China - School of Finance and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Downloads 0 (553,449)

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Guest Editorial: The Political and Economic Consequences of Decentralization

Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Vol. 29, pp. 197-203, 2011
Posted: 08 Apr 2011
Ignacio Lago-Penas, Santiago Lago-Peñas and Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Department of Political Science, University of Vigo, GEN (Governance and Economics Research Network) and Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies

Abstract:

decentralization, fiscal federalism, political federalism

38.

Bahl: Running with Fiscal Decentralization

State Tax Notes, Vol. 39, No. 5, February 6, 2006
Posted: 03 Feb 2006
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies

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A Methodological Note on the Reform of Equalization Transfers in the Russian Federation

ISP Working Paper No. 97-2
Posted: 17 Nov 2003
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and L.F. Jameson Boex
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Studies Program

Abstract:

Fiscal equalization in the Russian Federation

40.

IMF Conditionality and Objections: The Russian Case

American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol. 60, No. 2, April 2001
Posted: 04 Oct 2003
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez, Felix K. Rioja, Neven T. Valev and Samuel L Skogstad
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Georgia State University - Department of Economics

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41.

State and Local Government Choices in Fiscal Redistribution

National Tax Journal, Vol. 55, No. 4, December 2002
Posted: 03 Feb 2003
Roy W. Bahl, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Sally Wallace
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - Department of Economics

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Multi-Year Budgeting: A Review of International Practices and Lessons for Developing and Transitional Economies

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 20, Issue 2, Summer 2000
Posted: 16 Oct 2000
Robert Martin McNab, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and L.F. Jameson Boex
Naval Postgraduate School, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Georgia State University - International Studies Program

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The Tax Reform Experiment in Transitional Countries

National Tax Journal, Vol. 53, No. 2, June 2000
Posted: 23 Aug 2000
Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Robert Martin McNab
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and Naval Postgraduate School

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