TITLE

Distribution Wars

AUTHOR(S)
Lekachman, Robert
PUB. DATE
July 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;7/29/78, Vol. 179 Issue 5, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the success of taxation policies in the state of California initiated by Howard Jarvis, founder of the Taxpayers Association in the state. Voters' customary receptiveness to novelty as seen in the state's economy; Imposition of a progressive levy on personal income; Spread of the "Jarvis fever" to the rest of the United States; Fact that American taxpayers are less burdened than the citizens of most advanced industrial societies; Comments on the politics of distribution.
ACCESSION #
11102102

 

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