Effects of labour taxes on hours of market and home work: the role of international capital mobility and trade
in Oxford Economic Papers
April 2014; p ublished online June 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: International Factor Movements and International Business; International Trade; General Aggregative Models; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 5493 words.
The Prescott hypothesis that permanently higher marginal tax rates on labour income fully explain the decline in market hours worked in Europe (relative to North America) over three decades...
in The Review of Economic Studies
January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .
Journal Article. Subjects: General Aggregative Models; Intertemporal Choice and Growth; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 11260 words.
I examine optimal taxes in an overlapping generations economy in which each consumer's utility depends on consumption relative to a weighted average of consumption by others (the benchmark...