EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Documentation FiFoSiM: integrated tax benefit microsimulation and CGE model

Thilo Schaefer and Andreas Peichl ()

No 06-10, FiFo Discussion Papers - Finanzwissenschaftliche Diskussionsbeiträge from University of Cologne, FiFo Institute for Public Economics

Abstract: This documentation describes FiFoSiM, the integrated tax benefit microsimulation and CGE model of the Center of Public Economics at the University of Cologne. FiFoSiM consists of three main parts. The first part is a static tax benefit microsimulation module. The second part adds a behavioural component to the model: an econometricaly estimated labour supply model. The third module is a CGE model which allows the user of FiFoSiM to assess the global economic effects of policy measures. Two specific features distinguish FiFoSiM from other tax benefit models. First, the simultaneous use of two databases for the tax benefit module and second, the linkage of the tax benefit model to a CGE model.

Keywords: FiFoSiM; microsimulation; CGE (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D58 J22 H2 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2006
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-cmp and nep-pbe
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (13) Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
https://www.econstor.eu/bitstream/10419/23259/1/FiFo-CPE-DP_06-10.pdf (application/pdf)

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:zbw:uoccpe:5152

Access Statistics for this paper

More papers in FiFo Discussion Papers - Finanzwissenschaftliche Diskussionsbeiträge from University of Cologne, FiFo Institute for Public Economics Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics ().

 
Page updated 2021-01-25
Handle: RePEc:zbw:uoccpe:5152