AuthorHicks, Ursula Kathleen
TitlePublic Finance / Ursula Kathleen Hicks ; with an introduction by C.W. Guillebaud
Imprint London : James Nisbet, [1955]
Edition 2nd ed
Descript xxi, 358 p. ; 19 cm


Part I: the public accounts--the state as employer and producer--the nature of public expenditure--the making of financial policy--the control of expenditure--the public revenue--the balance sheet of the public sector--part II: the theory of taxation--the art of public finance--tax ideals--the method of tax analysis--the incidence of partial outlay taxes--outlay taxes on capital goods--general taxes on net income and profits--capital levies and capital taxes--other taxes with general effects--the theory of local taxation--the incidence of british taxation and expenditure--part III: public finance in the national economy--public finance and the level of activity--fiscal policy and growth--borrowing policy and debt management--the budget as an instrument of policy


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