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Transport Fuels Taxes and Urban Air Quality
Bacon, Robert, Gwilliam, Kenneth G., Kojima, Masami, Lvovsky, Keseniya / In developing country cities, fuel use for transport is a growing contributor to air pollution and environmental health risks. One way of applying the "polluter pays " principle to transport is to adjust fuel taxes to reflect environmental externalities. But in setting tax rates on fuels, many factors need to be considered.

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Lvovsky, Keseniya
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