ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

Price Effects of Commodity Taxation

An attempt is made here to estimate the impact of the commodity tax proposals contained in the 1967-68 Budget on prices of commodities. In tracing the price effects of commodity taxation, inter-industry relationships need to be particularly emphasised. Though taxes may be levied only on a few commodities, their impact is likely to be felt on the prices of a much larger number because of the flow of inputs and outputs among the various sectors of the economy.

Dear reader,

To continue reading, become a subscriber.

Explore our attractive subscription offers.

Click here

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top