TAX INCENTIVES: AN EFFECTIVE DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES?

As national and local economies become more globalized, many rural areas are going to find it more difficult to compete for private capital investments. A traditional tool, modifications to tax policy, of state and local governments will not be as effective (for many communities it has never been effective) in the future. These communities will need to seek other avenues of growth. However, for many rural communities even alternative avenues will not lead to enhanced economic opportunity.


Issue Date:
2002-08
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/15463
Published in:
Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Volume 34, Number 2
Page range:
319-325
Total Pages:
7
JEL Codes:
R51; R58; O21; O23; R11; R38




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