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Working Papers

2017

  1. Strength in Diversity? Fiscal Federalism among the Fifty U.S. States
    Working Papers, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics Downloads
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (2017) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (2018)

2012

  1. On Fiscal Illusion and Ricardian Equivalence in Local Public Finance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)

2010

  1. Are Energy Efficiency Standards Justified?
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2014)

2007

  1. Decentralization in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme and Lessons for Global Policy
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (39)
  2. On the Theory and Practise of Fiscal Decentralization
    Working Papers, CREI Università degli Studi Roma Tre Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, University of Kentucky, Institute for Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations (2006) Downloads View citations (17)

2001

  1. A Reconsideration of Environmental Federalism
    Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future Downloads View citations (33)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future (2001) Downloads View citations (21)
  2. The Political Economy of Environmental Policy
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future (2001) Downloads View citations (16)

    See also Chapter (2003)

1998

  1. Policy Analysis in a Second-Best World
    Discussion Papers, Resources For the Future Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in Discussion Papers, Resources for the Future (1998) Downloads View citations (4)

1985

  1. Assistance to the Poor in a Federal System
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (85)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1987)

1983

  1. Fiscal Limitations: An Assessment of the U.S. Experience
    Working Paper Series, Research Institute of Industrial Economics Downloads

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Strength in diversity? Fiscal federalism among the fifty US states
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2018, 25, (4), 1071-1091 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2016

  1. Are Local Property Taxes Regressive, Progressive, or What?
    National Tax Journal, 2016, 69, (2), 415-434 Downloads View citations (1)

2015

  1. The Window Tax: A Case Study in Excess Burden
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2015, 29, (1), 163-80 Downloads View citations (2)

2014

  1. Are energy efficiency standards justified?
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 2014, 67, (2), 104-125 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2013

  1. On Fiscal Illusion in Local Public Finance: Re-Examining Ricardian Equivalence and the Renter Effect
    National Tax Journal, 2013, 66, (3), 511-540 Downloads View citations (8)

2010

  1. Success and design of local referenda for land conservation
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2010, 29, (4), 769-798 Downloads View citations (11)

2008

  1. On the Evolution of Fiscal Federalism: Theory and Institutions
    National Tax Journal, 2008, 61, (2), 313-34 Downloads View citations (34)

2005

  1. Property taxation and local public spending: the renter effect
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2005, 57, (3), 419-431 Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Toward A Second-Generation Theory of Fiscal Federalism
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2005, 12, (4), 349-373 Downloads View citations (38)

2002

  1. Fiscal and Regulatory Competition: Theory and Evidence
    Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 2002, 3, (4), 377-390 Downloads View citations (18)

2001

  1. Book reviews
    Journal of Economics, 2001, 73, (1), 96-123 Downloads
  2. Fiscal Competition or Harmonization? Some Reflections
    National Tax Journal, 2001, 54, (3), 507-12 Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Fiscal competition and European Union: contrasting perspectives
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2001, 31, (2-3), 133-145 Downloads View citations (22)

2000

  1. Policy analysis in the presence of distorting taxes
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2000, 19, (4), 603-613 View citations (60)

1999

  1. An Essay on Fiscal Federalism
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1999, 37, (3), 1120-1149 Downloads View citations (756)

1998

  1. Environmental Policy in the European Community: Harmonization or National Standards?
    Empirica, 1998, 25, (1), 1-13 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. On environmental gloom and doom
    Environment and Development Economics, 1998, 3, (04), 491-537 Downloads

1997

  1. The Impact of Urban Land Taxation: The Pittsburgh Experience
    National Tax Journal, 1997, 50, (1), 1-21 Downloads View citations (40)

1996

  1. Asymmetries in the Response to Increases and Decreases in Intergovernmental Grants: Some Empirical Findings
    National Tax Journal, 1996, 49, (4), 501-12 Downloads View citations (51)

1995

  1. Tightening Environmental Standards: The Benefit-Cost or the No-Cost Paradigm?
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1995, 9, (4), 119-132 Downloads View citations (329)

1993

  1. Fiscal Decentralization and Economic Development
    National Tax Journal, 1993, 46, (2), 237-43 Downloads View citations (121)
  2. Reviving the American Dream: The Economy, the States, and the Federal Government, by Alice M. Rivlin. Washington, DC: The Brooking Institution, 1992, 196 pp. Price: $15.95 cloth
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 1993, 12, (4), 808-811 Downloads

1992

  1. Economic Incentives and the Containment of Global Warming
    Eastern Economic Journal, 1992, 18, (1), 85-98 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Environmental Economics: A Survey
    Journal of Economic Literature, 1992, 30, (2), 675-740 Downloads View citations (484)
  3. Measuring Peer Group Effects: A Study of Teenage Behavior
    Journal of Political Economy, 1992, 100, (5), 966-91 Downloads View citations (363)

1991

  1. Community composition and the provision of local public goods: A normative analysis
    Journal of Public Economics, 1991, 44, (2), 217-237 Downloads View citations (20)
  2. Fiskální federalismus: pøehled teoretického výzkumu a praktických výsledkù (Fiscal Federalism: a Survey of Recent Theoretical and Empirical Research)
    Czech Journal of Economics and Finance (Finance a uver), 1991, 41, (6), 261-276 Downloads

1990

  1. Economics, Economists, and Environmental Policy
    Eastern Economic Journal, 1990, 16, (4), 289-296 Downloads View citations (2)

1989

  1. Searching for Leviathan: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1989, 79, (3), 578-83 Downloads
  2. The Net Benefits of Incentive-Based Regulation: A Case Study of Environmental Standard Setting
    American Economic Review, 1989, 79, (5), 1233-42 Downloads View citations (70)

1988

  1. And one more reply
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1988, 15, (3), 384-385 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Does Economic Sclerosis Set in with Age? An Empirical Study of the Olson Hypothesis
    Kyklos, 1988, 41, (3), 397-417 Downloads View citations (13)
  3. Economic competition among jurisdictions: efficiency enhancing or distortion inducing?
    Journal of Public Economics, 1988, 35, (3), 333-354 Downloads View citations (314)
  4. On the measurement of congestion in the provision of local public goods
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1988, 24, (1), 85-94 Downloads View citations (41)

1987

  1. Assistance to the poor in a federal system
    Journal of Public Economics, 1987, 32, (3), 307-330 Downloads View citations (122)
    See also Working Paper (1985)
  2. Public expenditure and government growth, edited by Francesco Forte and Alan Peacock. NY: Basil Blackwell, 1985, 233pp. Price: $45.00 cloth
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 1987, 6, (2), 270-273 Downloads

1985

  1. Marketable Pollution Permits and Acid Rain Externalities: A Comment and Some Further Evidence
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1985, 18, (3), 668-75 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Marketable permits for the prevention of environmental deterioration
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1985, 12, (3), 207-228 Downloads View citations (54)
  3. Searching for Leviathan: An Empirical Study
    American Economic Review, 1985, 75, (4), 748-57 Downloads View citations (195)

1984

  1. Effluent fees and market structure
    Journal of Public Economics, 1984, 24, (1), 29-46 Downloads View citations (63)
  2. Markets for Pollution Control
    Challenge, 1984, 27, (2), 11-17 Downloads

1983

  1. On marketable air-pollution permits: The case for a system of pollution offsets
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1983, 10, (3), 233-247 Downloads View citations (67)
  2. The Regulation of Externalities: Efficient Behavior by Sources and Victims
    Public Finance = Finances publiques, 1983, 38, (3), 362-75 View citations (13)

1982

  1. Efficiency in Pollution Control in the Short and Long Runs: A System of Rental Emission Permits
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1982, 15, (2), 347-54 View citations (18)
  2. The New Federalism: An Economist's View
    Cato Journal, 1982, 2, (2), 473-499 Downloads

1981

  1. Corrective Taxes and Auctions of Rights in the Control of Externalities: Some Further Thoughts
    Public Finance Review, 1981, 9, (4), 471-478 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. On Local Finance and the Tiebout Model
    American Economic Review, 1981, 71, (2), 93-98 Downloads View citations (10)

1978

  1. Decentralization, Bureaucracy, and Government: Discussion
    American Economic Review, 1978, 68, (2), 262-63 Downloads
  2. The use of effluent fees to regulate public sector sources of pollution An application of the niskanen model
    Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 1978, 5, (3), 283-291 Downloads View citations (3)

1973

  1. The Effects of Property Taxes and Local Public Spending on Property Values: A Reply and Yet Further Results
    Journal of Political Economy, 1973, 81, (4), 1004-08 Downloads View citations (22)

1971

  1. The Analysis of Public Policy in Dynamic Urban Models
    Journal of Political Economy, 1971, 79, (1), 142-53 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Analysis of Revenue Sharing in a New Approach to Collective Fiscal Decisions
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1971, 85, (3), 416-439 Downloads View citations (80)
  3. Towards a Predictive Theory of Intergovernmental Grants
    American Economic Review, 1971, 61, (2), 440-48 Downloads View citations (21)

1970

  1. Group Size and the Output of Public Goods: Theory and Application to State-Local Finance in the United States
    Public Finance = Finances publiques, 1970, 25, (1), 42-62 View citations (7)

1969

  1. The Effects of Property Taxes and Local Public Spending on Property Values: An Empirical Study of Tax Capitalization and the Tiebout Hypothesis
    Journal of Political Economy, 1969, 77, (6), 957-71 Downloads View citations (273)

1968

  1. The Theory of Public Finance in a Federal System
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1968, 1, (1), 37-54 Downloads View citations (53)

1966

  1. BUDGET BALANCE AND EQUILIBRIUM INCOME: A COMMENT ON THE EFFICACY OF FISCAL AND MONETARY POLICY IN AN OPEN ECONOMY
    Journal of Finance, 1966, 21, (3), 489-498 Downloads

Books

2004

  1. Environmental Policy and Fiscal Federalism
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (1)

1996

  1. The Economics of Environmental regulation
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (2)

1991

  1. STUDIES IN FISCAL FEDERALISM
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (17)

1988

  1. The Theory of Environmental Policy
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press View citations (985)
    Also in Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press (1988) View citations (985)

Undated

  1. Fiscal Federalism
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads

Edited books

1998

  1. The Economics of Fiscal Federalism and Local Finance
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (1)

1992

  1. THE ECONOMICS OF THE ENVIRONMENT
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads View citations (11)

Chapters

2004

  1. What should local governments tax: income or property?
    Chapter 2 in City Taxes, City Spending, 2004 Downloads View citations (3)

2003

  1. The political economy of environmental policy
    Chapter 08 in Handbook of Environmental Economics, 2003, vol. 1, pp 325-354 Downloads View citations (68)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

1998

  1. The Impact of the New Deal on American Federalism
    A chapter in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, 1998, pp 155-180 Downloads View citations (10)

1988

  1. Decentralization in the Public Sector: An Empirical Study of State and Local Government
    A chapter in Fiscal Federalism: Quantitative Studies, 1988, pp 5-32 Downloads View citations (59)

1975

  1. The Instruments for Environmental Policy
    A chapter in Economic Analysis of Environmental Problems, 1975, pp 95-132 Downloads View citations (3)
 
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