TITLE

THE ECONOMIC ROLE OF THE STATE IN THE 21ST CENTURY

AUTHOR(S)
Tanzi, Vito
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
CATO Journal;Fall2005, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p617
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author asserts that as catalysts of economic growth in the 21st century, governments should lessen its public spending and its tax burden and create more market solutions. They believe that less than thirty percent of the growth domestic product should not be used for public spending. It compares the public spending made by developed countries such as France and Italy as well as developing countries like Brazil and Argentina.
ACCESSION #
19628240

 

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