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Title: Mallakara in its Economic and Historical Perspective
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Devi Chandra Shrestha
One Sentence Summary: The article discusses an ancient tax system of Nepal called mallakara.

Description: The article discusses an ancient tax system called mallakara. Various types of taxes played a role in public finance in the ancient economy of Nepal. Taxes were levied on produce at the point of origin. There are numerous references to production taxes on a wide variety of commodities, and the most frequent reference is to the mallakara. The article is based on the study of old inscriptions (abhilekhs). (Rajeev Ranjan Singh 2007-01-15)

Publisher Place: Kirtipur, Nepal
Publisher: Center for Nepal and Asian Studies
Normalized publisher place: Kathmandu
Publisher country: Nepal
Publisher URL: http://www.cnastu.org.np/
Published Date: 1978-06
URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/contributions/CNAS_05_02_01.pdf
Subject: Taxation systems
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Journals -- Journals Focused on Regions -- Nepal -- Contributions to Nepalese Studies -- (1978) Vol. 5, no. 2
Cultural Coverage: Nepal
Language: English
Source: Contributions to Nepalese Studies
Source Editor: Dor Bahadur Bista
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 5
Source Number: 2
Source Page Numbers: 1-6
ISBN/ISSN: 3767574

Means of availability: Available online as a PDF within the Tibetan & Himalayan Library's bibliographic database.

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Media type: text
Resource Type: Article
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Date Last Modified: 0000-00-00 00:00:00
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