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The government as Robin Hood

G. C. Ruggeri

The government as Robin Hood

exploring the myth

by G. C. Ruggeri

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Published by School of Policy Studies, Queen"s University in Kingston, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Income distribution -- Canada.,
  • Fiscal policy -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementG.C. Ruggeri, D. Van Wart, R. Howard.
    ContributionsVan Wart, Donald C. 1953-, Howard, R. 1954-, Queen"s University (Kingston, Ont.). School of Policy Studies., Caledon Institute of Social Policy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC120.I5 R84 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 156 p. :
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20887982M
    ISBN 10088911711X

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