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A Tax on Output of the Polluting Industry Is Not a Tax on Pollution: The Importance of Hitting the Target

Don Fullerton, Inkee Hong, Gilbert E. Metcalf

Chapter in NBER book Behavioral and Distributional Effects of Environmental Policy (2001), Carlo Carraro and Gilbert E. Metcalf, editors (p. 13 - 44)
Conference held June 11–12, 1999
Published in January 2001 by University of Chicago Press
© 2001 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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This chapter first appeared as NBER working paper w7259, A Tax on Output of the Polluting Industry is Not a Tax on Pollution: The Importance of Hitting the Target, Don Fullerton, Inkee Hong, Gilbert E. Metcalf
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