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National Treatment

DefinitionNational treatment is a principle in international law vital to many treaty regimes. It essentially means treating foreigners and locals equally. Under national treatment, if a sta

Ability-To-Pay Taxation

Ability-To-Pay Taxation What is 'Ability-To-Pay Taxation' Ability-to-pay taxation is a progressive taxation principle that maintains that taxes should be levied according a taxpayer's abil

Deadweight Loss Of Taxation

DefinitionIn economics, the excess burden of taxation, also known as the deadweight cost or deadweight loss of taxation, is one of the economic losses that society suffers as the result of t

Deadweight Loss

DefinitionA deadweight loss, also known as excess burden or allocative inefficiency, is a loss of economic efficiency that can occur when equilibrium for a good or a service is not achieved.

Reaganomics

DefinitionReaganomics refers to the economic policies promoted by U.S. President Ronald Reagan during the 1980s. These policies are commonly associated with supply-side economics, referred t

Earnings Before Tax (EBT)

Earnings Before Tax (EBT) What is 'Earnings Before Tax - EBT' Earnings before tax (EBT) is an indicator of a company's financial performance, calculated as revenue minus expenses, excludin