TITLE

A CASE OF VOLUNTARY SUBSCRIPTIONS TOWARDS MUNICIPAL EXPENSES

AUTHOR(S)
Custis, Vanderveer
PUB. DATE
November 1911
SOURCE
Quarterly Journal of Economics;Nov11, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p164
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines a case of voluntary subscriptions toward municipal expenses in the U.S. Funding of the floating indebtedness; Policy of deficit financing; Loss of revenue from liquor licenses; Method of raising funds by public subscription.
ACCESSION #
9408162

 

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