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ERIC Number: EJ650034
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0028-0283
Who Pays and Who Benefits: Examining the Distributional Consequences of the Georgia Lottery for Education.
Rubenstein, Ross; Scafidi, Benjamin
National Tax Journal, v55 n2 p223-38 Jun 2002
The incidence of the implicit lottery tax and distribution of benefits from lottery-funded programs in Georgia were examined. Estimates suggest that lower-income and nonwhite households tend to have higher purchases of lottery products while receiving lower benefits. Hope Scholarship benefits especially accrue disproportionately to higher-income, more-educated households. (35 references) (JOW)
National Tax Association, 725 15th St., NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20005; http://www.ntanet.org.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Georgia; Hope Scholarship Program; State Lotteries