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Demonetisation is not the way to tackle corruption

Dhingra, Swati and Menon, Amartya (2016) Demonetisation is not the way to tackle corruption. South Asia @ LSE (30 Nov 2016). Website.

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Drawing on India’s previous experiences of demonetisation and contemporary data, Swati Dhingra and Amartya Menon argue the benefits seem few and far between. They write that if the government is serious about tackling corruption, it should prioritise taxing the super-rich and changing the tax system to minimise arbitrary action by corrupt tax officials.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Date Deposited: 27 Apr 2017 14:04
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 08:42

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