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Author Newman, Katherine S., 1953-

Title Taxing the poor : doing damage to the truly disadvantaged / Katherine S. Newman and Rourke L. O'Brien

Publ Info Berkeley : University of California Press, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  HJ2387 .N49 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  HJ2387 .N49 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xlviii, 212 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits, charts ; 21 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Wildavsky forum series ; 7
Aaron Wildavsky forum for public policy ; 7
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-206) and index
Contents The evolution of Southern tax structures -- Barriers to change: inertia, supermajorities, and constitutional amendments -- The geography of poverty -- Tax traps and regional poverty regimes -- The bottom line -- Are we our brothers' keepers? -- How many lags of x? / by Scott M. Lynch
LC subject Poor -- Taxation -- Southern States
Poor -- Taxation -- United States
Poverty -- Southern States
Poverty -- United States
Income tax -- United States
Sales tax -- United States
Add Author O'Brien, Rourke L., 1984-
ISBN 9780520269668 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520269667 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520269675 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520269675 (pbk. : alk. paper)