Taxes and Growth: New Narrative Evidence from Interwar Britain
NBER Working Paper No. 24659
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We are grateful for comments and advice from Benjamin Born, Barry Eichengreen, Jason Lennard, Chris Meissner, Eric Monnet, Albrecht Ritschl, Alan Taylor, Ryland Thomas, Jim Tomlinson and seminar participants at Kingston University, Humboldt University, UC Davis, Oxford University, the York Macrohistory Workshop, the Economic History Society Conference 2018, the Monetary History Group at the British Treasury, the Financial and Monetary History Workshop at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the London School of Economics. We would also like to thank Jason Lennard for kindly sharing his new fiscal data. All errors remain our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.