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Taxing the ‘crop of the century’: the role of institutions in governing the soy boom in South America

Giraudo, Maria Eugenia (2021) 'Taxing the ‘crop of the century’: the role of institutions in governing the soy boom in South America.', Globalizations, 18 (4). pp. 516-532.

Abstract

The recent global commodity boom created new opportunities and challenges for countries that are net agricultural producers. Natural resources literature has explored how the sudden appearance of extraordinary revenues in resource rich countries impacts upon growth, political institutions, and conflicts. However, there has been less attention paid to how already existing arrangements can shape distributional conflicts that emerge as a response. This article analyses the design and implementation of fiscal policy during the soy boom in Argentina and Brazil. It is argued that domestic institutions play a key role in mediating the capacity of the state regarding the design and implementation of tax structures related to natural resources.

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Status:Peer-reviewed
Publisher Web site:https://doi.org/10.1080/14747731.2020.1795426
Publisher statement: This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Globalizations on 27th July 2020, available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/14747731.2020.1795426
Date accepted:09 July 2020
Date deposited:23 March 2021
Date of first online publication:27 July 2020
Date first made open access:27 January 2022

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