The neo-liberal project: local taxation intervention in Scotland

Christine Cooper, Mike Danson, Geoffrey Whittam, Tommy Sheridan

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    This paper is concerned with one of the central economic aspects of neoliberalism namely taxation. The shifting of the burden of taxation from the rich to the poor has been one of the raft of neoliberal economic reform policies. However, there has been a growing social movement in the UK against such a regressive form of taxation.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)195-210
    Number of pages15
    JournalCritical Perspectives on Accounting
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 2010


    • taxation
    • economic reform
    • reform policies


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