Taxing Sin Goods and Subsidizing Health Care

We study the taxation of sin goods in a two-period, three-good model. Individuals can buy health care to compensate for the damages caused by their earlier sin-good consumption. Individuals are myopic and underestimate the effect of the sinful consumption on health; in their second period, they may...

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Autores Principales: Cremer, Helmuth, De Donder, Philippe, Maldonado, Darío, Pestieau, Pierre
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: 2012
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