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The Resource Mobilizing resources in Latin America : the political economy of tax reform in Chile and Argentina, Omar Sanchez

Mobilizing resources in Latin America : the political economy of tax reform in Chile and Argentina, Omar Sanchez

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Mobilizing resources in Latin America : the political economy of tax reform in Chile and Argentina
Title
Mobilizing resources in Latin America
Title remainder
the political economy of tax reform in Chile and Argentina
Statement of responsibility
Omar Sanchez
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Why do some countries "learn to tax" and others do not? And, why does tax reform consolidate in some countries and not in others? The importance of these queries for the developing world and for Latin America cannot be exaggerated. This book tracks the evolution of tax policy in Chile and Argentina in order to shed light on these questions, providing a unique window into the nature of tax policymaking in Latin America. In the process, broader insights are gained into the larger question about why Chile has become the "tiger" economy of the region while Argentina has been such a persistent economic underachiever"--
  • "Why do some countries "learn to tax" and others do not? And, why does tax reform consolidate in some countries and not in others? The importance of these queries for the developing world and for Latin America cannot be exaggerated. This book tracks the evolution of tax policy in Chile and Argentina in order to shed light on these questions, providing a unique window into the nature of tax policymaking in Latin America. In the process, broader insights are gained into the larger question about why Chile has become the "tiger" economy of the region while Argentina has been such a persistent economic underachiever"--
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DLC
Dewey number
336.200982
Index
index present
LC call number
HJ2535
LC item number
.S26 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mobilizing resources in Latin America : the political economy of tax reform in Chile and Argentina, Omar Sanchez
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-240)and index
Contents
  • Post-Pinochet Chilean Tax Policy (1989-1995): finding resources to build a social democracy -- Chilean Tax Policy tested by new political and economic conditions: 1996-2001 -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem I (1989-1994): the "Tax Revolution" -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem II and De La Rua (1995-2001): politicization, firefighting, and decay -- Institutional correlates of tax reform consolidation: success in Chile and failure in Argentina
  • Post-Pinochet Chilean Tax Policy (1989-1995): finding resources to build a social democracy -- Chilean Tax Policy tested by new political and economic conditions: 1996-2001 -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem I (1989-1994): the "Tax Revolution" -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem II and De La Rua (1995-2001): politicization, firefighting, and decay -- Institutional correlates of tax reform consolidation: success in Chile and failure in Argentina.
Control code
676728562
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 245 p.
Isbn
9780230114463
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011002897
System control number
(OCoLC)676728562
Label
Mobilizing resources in Latin America : the political economy of tax reform in Chile and Argentina, Omar Sanchez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-240)and index
Contents
  • Post-Pinochet Chilean Tax Policy (1989-1995): finding resources to build a social democracy -- Chilean Tax Policy tested by new political and economic conditions: 1996-2001 -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem I (1989-1994): the "Tax Revolution" -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem II and De La Rua (1995-2001): politicization, firefighting, and decay -- Institutional correlates of tax reform consolidation: success in Chile and failure in Argentina
  • Post-Pinochet Chilean Tax Policy (1989-1995): finding resources to build a social democracy -- Chilean Tax Policy tested by new political and economic conditions: 1996-2001 -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem I (1989-1994): the "Tax Revolution" -- Argentine Tax Policy under Menem II and De La Rua (1995-2001): politicization, firefighting, and decay -- Institutional correlates of tax reform consolidation: success in Chile and failure in Argentina.
Control code
676728562
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 245 p.
Isbn
9780230114463
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011002897
System control number
(OCoLC)676728562

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