Ergete Ferede
Fraser Institute
Publications 3
#1Bev Dahlby (U of C: University of Calgary)H-Index: 18
#2Ergete FeredeH-Index: 2
This paper investigates the long-run effects of the corporate income tax (CIT) rate on the economic growth of Canadian provinces using annual panel data for the period 1981-2016. We find evidence of a statistically significant negative long-term relationship between the provincial statutory CIT rate and economic growth. The model has the properties of a neo-classical growth model in that a reduction in the CIT rate “temporarily” increases the growth rate of the economy before returning to its lo...
#1Bev DahlbyH-Index: 18
#2Ergete FeredeH-Index: 2
Tax-funded public services and infrastructures benefit society better when tax revenue is obtained from sources that impose the minimum possible efficiency costs on the private sector. The efficiency losses from taxation vary directly with the responsiveness of a government’s tax bases to tax rate increases. Using empirical estimates of the tax rate sensitivity of tax bases for Canadian provinces, we estimate the marginal cost of public funds (MCF) for the provinces’ three major taxes with parti...
2 Citations
#1Bev Dahlby (Fraser Institute)H-Index: 18
#2Ergete Ferede (Fraser Institute)H-Index: 2
Methods for reducing or eliminating static electric charges on resins by adding to the resins an effective amount of at least one substituted ammonium salt of an alkylbenzene sulfonic acid, the salt having the formula: wherein R is a straight or branched chain alkyl group having from 10 to 14 carbon atoms, R1 is hydroxyethyl or an alkyl group having from one to six carbon atoms, R2 and R3 are the same or different and are hydroxyethyl, an alkyl group having from one to six carbon atoms, or hydro...
3 Citations