Fiscal Interactions Among European Countries

In this paper we investigate whether there is empical evidence that EU Countries set their public expenditure and their taxes interdependently. We use a panel of data across european countries, years and fiscal variables to estimated countries’ reactions functions. We find evidence of intedependences consistent with the literature on tax and yardistick competition.


Issue Date:
Jun 28 2003
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/269564
Language:
English
Total Pages:
31
JEL Codes:
H2; H7; D7




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