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Fiscal policy: Fiscal policy refers to a government's use of taxing and spending to influence economic conditions. It involves adjusting government spending levels and tax rates to manage economic growth, control inflation, and stimulate demand. See also Taxation, Economy, State.
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Neoclassical Economics on Fiscal Policy - Dictionary of Arguments

Mause I 235
Fiscal Policy/Neoclassical theories: many neo-classical economists (...) reject all forms of economic control through fiscal policy. The reason is that according to neoclassical theory, rational households expect tax increases in the future as government deficits rise.
Def Ricardian equivalence: rational households are taking the expectation of rising taxes as an opportunity to reduce their consumption already today. NeoclassicismVsKeynesianism: See Government Debt/Keynesianism

>Globalization/Saez/Zucman, >Tax Avoidance, >Tax Competition, >Tax Compliance, >Tax Evasion, >Tax Havens, >Tax Incidence, >Tax Loopholes, >Tax System.

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Neoclassical Economics
Mause I
Karsten Mause
Christian Müller
Klaus Schubert,
Politik und Wirtschaft: Ein integratives Kompendium Wiesbaden 2018

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