Abstract: The magnitude, distributional implications, and forms of informal taxation for the construction and maintenance of local public goods is estimated, using anecdotal evidence from 10 developing countries. An example is labour payment for rural road construction.
Author(s): Olken, Benjamin Aaron; Singhal, Monica
Source(s): , 41 p., ill., graphs, tabs
Published: 2011 Massachusetts institute of technology (MIT). Department of economics], [Cambridge, MA (English