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Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Economic Review
Using bracket creep to raise revenue: a bad idea whose time has passed
David Altig
Charles T. Carlstrom
Abstract

An argument that raising federal revenues through suspending indexation of the personal income-tax code is inefficient in that it is inferior to direct increases in marginal tax rates.


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David Altig & Charles T. Carlstrom, "Using bracket creep to raise revenue: a bad idea whose time has passed" , Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Review, issue Q II, pages 2-11, 1993.
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