March 4, 2017

Modern Fiscal Issues: Essays in Honour of Carl S. Shoup by Richard Bird,John Head

By Richard Bird,John Head

The members to this paintings, all major economists of their personal correct, are some of the many colleagues, former scholars, and pals of Carl Shoup who've benefitted from his a long time as a number one instructor and pupil of public finance. They devote this ebook to their mentor at the get together of his 70th birthday, in attractiveness of his highbrow probity and extensive impact on considering public finance during the final 40 years.

Matching the breadth of curiosity of Professor Shoup’s life-long paintings within the box, this choice of essays covers the variety of recent considering on public finance from theoretical suggestions resembling public items to eminently functional economic concerns like worth further tax. the normal yet nonetheless proper monetary issues—government accounting, overseas taxation, taxation in constructing nations, metropolitan financial difficulties, source of revenue taxation, and tax structure—are mentioned besides new issues reminiscent of glossy public expenditure idea and environmental theory.

The ebook can be an invaluable addition to college and school libraries and should end up important to public finance students and others attracted to smooth considering on important monetary issues.

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