Ethics and Tax Evasion in Asia

22 Pages Posted: 4 Oct 2006

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Robert W. McGee

Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting

Date Written: September 2006


This paper analyzes the data on tax evasion that was collected as part of a much larger survey on human beliefs and values. Data from the Asian countries that were included in the survey are compared and contrasted. The opinions of participants are ranked by country in several demographic categories, including gender and age. Data gathered from some surveys of China and Thailand are also discussed.

Keywords: ethics, tax evasion, Asia, China, Thailand, gender, age

JEL Classification: D6, E62, H26, J16, J14, J1, K34, K42, M14, M4, O53

Suggested Citation

McGee, Robert W., Ethics and Tax Evasion in Asia (September 2006). Available at SSRN: or

Robert W. McGee (Contact Author)

Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting ( email )

Fayetteville, NC 28301
United States


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