Public Finance: A Contemporary Application of Theory to Policy
Thomson/South Western, 2005 - Business & Economics - 741 pages
Public Finance provides learners with a balance of expenditure and tax topics along with the information and analytical tools to understand major government policy and finance issues. The book has been praised for its clarity, good organization, and careful explanations of complex issues.
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