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Workplace:Politiikan ja Talouden Tutkimuksen Laitos (Department of Political and Economic Studies), Valtiotieteellinen tiedekunta (Faculty of Social Sciences), Helsingin Yliopisto (University of Helsinki), (more information at EDIRC)
World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU/WIDER), United Nations University, (more information at EDIRC)
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Working Papers

2019

  1. Can a wage subsidy system help reduce 50 per cent youth unemployment?: Evidence from South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  2. Modelling value-added tax (VAT) in South Africa: Assessing the distributional impact of the recent increase in the VAT rate and options for redress through the benefits system
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  3. Promoting education under distortionary taxation: Equality of opportunity versus welfarism
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  4. Tax research in South Africa
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  5. The tax elasticity of formal work in African countries
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2018

  1. Fiscal policy, state building and economic development
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of International Development (2018)
  2. How do Small Firms Respond to Tax Schedule Discontinuities? Evidence from South African Tax Registers
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, VATT Institute for Economic Research (2017) Downloads View citations (1)
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2016) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (2019)
  3. The Elasticity of Formal Work in African Countries
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. Quantifying the impacts of expanding social protection on efficiency and equity: Evidence from a behavioural microsimulation model for Ghana
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  2. Screening through Activation: Differential Effects of a Youth Activation Programme
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads
    Also in Working Paper Series, IFAU - Institute for Evaluation of Labour Market and Education Policy (2016) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, VATT Institute for Economic Research (2017) Downloads
  3. The Consequences of the Value-Added Tax on Inequality
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads
    Also in WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2015) Downloads

2016

  1. Capital flight and development: An overview of concepts, methods, and data sources
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Evaluation of development co-operation to strengthen trade unions in Zambia – a methodological approach and results from a baseline study
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads
  3. Optimal Taxation and Public Provision for Poverty Reduction
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management (2015) Downloads View citations (1)
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2015) Downloads
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2015) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (2018)
  4. Redistribution around the world: Causes and consequences
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2015

  1. Ghana: Poverty Reduction Over Thirty Years
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2014

  1. Estimating Labour Supply Elasticities Based on Cross-Country Micro Data: A Bridge Between Micro and Macro Estimates?
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads
    Also in Working Paper Series, Center for Fiscal Studies, Uppsala University, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2015)

2013

  1. How Should Commodities Be Taxed? A Counterargument to the Recommendation in the Mirrlees Review
    Working Paper Series, Center for Fiscal Studies, Uppsala University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo (2013) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Oxford Economic Papers (2015)
  2. Poverty and Welfare Measurement on the Basis of Prospect Theory
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) (2012) Downloads
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo (2013) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (2014)

2012

  1. Helping Poor Farmers to Help Themselves: Evidence from a Group-Based Aid Project in Mozambique
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
  2. The Welfare Effects of Health-Based Food Tax Policy
    Discussion Papers, Aboa Centre for Economics Downloads
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Food Policy (2014)

2011

  1. Tax Policy and Employment: How Does the Swedish System Fare?
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Center for Fiscal Studies, Uppsala University, Department of Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (22)
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics (2011) Downloads View citations (12)

2010

  1. Public Provision, Commodity Demand and Hours of Work: An Empirical Analysis
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics (2010) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2014)
  2. The Employment Effects of Low-Wage Subsidies
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2010) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2013)

2009

  1. The Impact of Dividend Taxation on Dividends and Investment: New Evidence Based on a Natural Experiment
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in Working Papers, VATT Institute for Economic Research (2009) Downloads View citations (5)

2008

  1. Anticipating Tax Change: Evidence from the Finnish Corporate Income Tax Reform of 2005
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in Discussion Papers, VATT Institute for Economic Research (2008) Downloads View citations (18)

    See also Journal Article in Fiscal Studies (2008)

2007

  1. Alleviating unemployment traps in Finland: Can the efficiency-equity trade-off be avoided?
    Discussion Papers, Aboa Centre for Economics Downloads
  2. Anticipating Tax Changes: Evidence from the Finnish Corporate Income Tax Reform of 2005 (Updated version VATT Discussion papers 447)
    Discussion Papers, VATT Institute for Economic Research Downloads
  3. Leaky Bucket in the Real World: Estimating Inequality Aversion Using Survey Data
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Economica (2010)

2006

  1. How Successful is the Dual Income Tax? Evidence from the Finnish Tax Reform of 1993
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Working Paper Series, Uppsala University, Department of Economics (2006) Downloads View citations (5)

2005

  1. Pawns and Queens Revisited: Public Provision of Private Goods When Individuals Make Mistakes
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo (2005) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in International Tax and Public Finance (2008)
  2. Reforms and confidence
    BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2007)

2004

  1. Firms and public service provision in Russia
    Macroeconomics, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition (2003) Downloads View citations (11)
    Working Papers, New Economic School (NES) (2003) Downloads View citations (3)
    Working Papers, Center for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR) (2003) Downloads View citations (9)
  2. MORAL HAZARD, INCOME TAXATION, AND PROSPECT THEORY
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics (2004) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2008)
  3. NON-WELFARIST OPTIMAL TAXATION AND BEHAVIORAL PUBLIC ECONOMICS
    Working Papers, Cornell University, Department of Applied Economics and Management Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics (2004) Downloads View citations (6)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo (2004) Downloads View citations (11)

2003

  1. Labour Income Uncertainty, Taxation and Public Provision
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads
  2. Poverty Alleviation and Tax Policy
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2004)
  3. The Political Economy of Reforms: Empirical Evidence from Post-Communist Transition in the 1990s
    Royal Economic Society Annual Conference 2003, Royal Economic Society Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition (2003) Downloads View citations (6)
    Macroeconomics, University Library of Munich, Germany (2003) Downloads View citations (2)

2002

  1. Money, Barter and Inflation in Russia
    Macroeconomics, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition (2001) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Comparative Economics (2004)
  2. Public Versus Private Production Decisions and Redistribution
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads

2001

  1. Publicly provided private goods and redistribution: A General equilibrium analysis
    Working Papers, Tampere University, School of Management and Business, Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2002)

2000

  1. Fiscal Explanations for Inflation: Any Evidence from Transition Economies?
    BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Change and Restructuring (2002)
  2. Fiscal policy and structural reforms in transition economies: An empirical analysis
    BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition Downloads

1999

  1. On Optimal Non-Linear Taxation and Public Good Provision in Overlapping Generations Economy
    Discussion Papers, VATT Institute for Economic Research Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2001)
  2. Tax evasion and economies in transition: Lessons from tax theory
    BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition Downloads View citations (1)

1998

  1. Earmarking of environmental taxes: efficient, after all
    Research Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland Downloads

Journal Articles

2020

  1. The Determinants of Redistribution Around The World
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2020, 66, (1), 59-73 Downloads

2019

  1. How do small firms respond to tax schedule discontinuities? Evidence from South African tax registers
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2019, 26, (5), 1104-1136 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Public economics and development action: an introduction to a special issue in International Tax and Public Finance
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2019, 26, (5), 967-971 Downloads
  3. SOUTHMOD: Modelling Tax-benefit Systems in Developing Countries
    International Journal of Microsimulation, 2019, 12, (1), 1-12 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The Effects of the Value-Added Tax on Revenue and Inequality
    Journal of Development Studies, 2019, 55, (4), 490-508 Downloads View citations (1)

2018

  1. Fiscal Policy, State Building and Economic Development
    Journal of International Development, 2018, 30, (2), 161-172 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Optimal taxation and public provision for poverty reduction
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2018, 25, (1), 64-98 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2017

  1. Inequality: Measurement, Trends, Impacts and Policies
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2017, 63, (4), 603-607 Downloads

2015

  1. Empirical Development Economics, edited by MÅNS SÖDERBOM, FRANCIS TEAL, MARKUS EBERHARDT, SIMON QUINN and ANDREW ZEITLIN (London and New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2015, 434 pages, h/bk 210 USD, p/bk 79 USD)
    Journal of International Development, 2015, 27, (7), 1345-1346 Downloads
  2. Estimating labour supply elasticities based on cross-country micro data: A bridge between micro and macro estimates?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2015, 127, (C), 87-99 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. How should commodities be taxed? A counter-argument to the recommendation in the Mirrlees Review
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2015, 67, (2), 455-478 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  4. Response to Professor Stephen Jenkins’ comments on the World Income Inequality Database (WIID)
    The Journal of Economic Inequality, 2015, 13, (4), 679-682 Downloads View citations (3)

2014

  1. Poverty and Welfare Measurement on the Basis of Prospect Theory
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2014, 60, (1), 182-205 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Poverty, Development, and Behavioral Economics
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2014, 60, (1), 1-6 Downloads
  3. Public Provision, Commodity Demand, and Hours of Work: An Empirical Analysis
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2014, 116, (4), 1044-1067 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  4. Technology Adoption and Food Security in Subsistence Agruculture – Evidence from a Group-Based Aid Project in Mozambique
    Finnish Economic Papers, 2014, 27, (1), 1-33 Downloads
  5. The welfare effects of health-based food tax policy
    Food Policy, 2014, 49, (P1), 196-206 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2013

  1. The employment effects of low-wage subsidies
    Journal of Public Economics, 2013, 97, (C), 49-60 Downloads View citations (44)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2011

  1. Income Shifting within a Dual Income Tax System: Evidence from the Finnish Tax Reform of 1993
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2011, 113, (1), 120-144 Downloads View citations (48)

2010

  1. A ‘Leaky Bucket’ in the Real World: Estimating Inequality Aversion using Survey Data
    Economica, 2010, 77, (305), 60-76 Downloads View citations (27)
    See also Working Paper (2007)

2008

  1. Anticipating Tax Changes: Evidence from the Finnish Corporate Income Tax Reform of 2005*
    Fiscal Studies, 2008, 29, (2), 167-196 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Moral Hazard, Income Taxation and Prospect Theory*
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2008, 110, (2), 321-337 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  3. Pawns and queens revisited: public provision of private goods when individuals make mistakes
    International Tax and Public Finance, 2008, 15, (5), 599-619 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2007

  1. Labour income uncertainty, taxation and public good provision
    Economic Journal, 2007, 117, (518), 567-582 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Reforms and confidence
    Journal of Development Economics, 2007, 84, (1), 534-550 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2006

  1. Political constraints and economic reform: Empirical evidence from the post-communist transition in the 1990s
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2006, 34, (3), 446-466 Downloads View citations (16)

2005

  1. Public Versus Private Production Decisions: Redistribution and the Size of the Public Sector
    FinanzArchiv: Public Finance Analysis, 2005, 61, (1), 120-137 Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Is International Labour Mobility a Threat to the Welfare State? Evidence from Finland in the 1990s
    Finnish Economic Papers, 2004, 17, (1), 18-34 Downloads
  2. Money, barter, and inflation in Russia
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2004, 32, (2), 297-314 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  3. Poverty alleviation and tax policy
    European Economic Review, 2004, 48, (5), 1075-1090 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2002

  1. Fiscal Explanations for Inflation: Any Evidence from Transition Economies?
    Economic Change and Restructuring, 2002, 35, (3), 293-316 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Publicly Provided Private Goods and Redistribution: A General Equilibrium Analysis
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2002, 104, (1), 173-188 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  3. Specific versus ad valorem Taxation and Externalities
    Journal of Economics, 2002, 76, (2), 177-187 Downloads View citations (3)

2001

  1. On optimal non-linear taxation and public good provision in an overlapping generations economy
    Journal of Public Economics, 2001, 79, (3), 485-501 Downloads View citations (49)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

2000

  1. A Many-Person Corlett-Hague Tax Rule with Externalities
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2000, 52, (3), 595-605 View citations (2)

1999

  1. Earmarking of Environmental Taxes and Pareto-Efficient Taxation
    FinanzArchiv: Public Finance Analysis, 1999, 56, (2), 202- View citations (1)
  2. Redistribution and Internalization: The Many-Person Ramsey Tax Rule Revisited
    Public Finance Review, 1999, 27, (5), 541-560 Downloads View citations (2)

1997

  1. Income Tax, Commodity Tax and Environmental Policy
    International Tax and Public Finance, 1997, 4, (3), 379-393 Downloads View citations (36)
 
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