Advanced Search
MyIDEAS: Login

Sagiri Kitao


This is information that was supplied by Sagiri Kitao in registering through RePEc. If you are Sagiri Kitao , you may change this information at the RePEc Author Service. Or if you are not registered and would like to be listed as well, register at the RePEc Author Service. When you register or update your RePEc registration, you may identify the papers and articles you have authored.

Personal Details

First Name: Sagiri
Middle Name:
Last Name: Kitao

RePEc Short-ID: pki134

Postal Address: Hunter College, CUNY 695 Park Avenue New York, NY 10065


Department of Economics
Hunter College
City University of New York (CUNY)
Location: New York City, New York (United States)
Phone: (212) 772-5400
Fax: (212) 772-5398
Postal: 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10021-5085
Handle: RePEc:edi:dhcunus (more details at EDIRC)


as in new window

Working papers

  1. Sagiri Kitao & Selahattin Imrohoroglu & Tomoaki Yamada, 2013. "Achieving Fiscal Balance in Japan," Hunter College Department of Economics Working Papers 441, Hunter College: Department of Economics.
  2. Sagiri Kitao, 2013. "A life-cycle model of unemployment and disability insurance," Hunter College Department of Economics Working Papers 442, Hunter College: Department of Economics.
  3. Sagiri Kitao, 2011. "Sustainable social security: four options," Staff Reports 505, Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
  4. Sagiri Kitao, 2010. "Short-run fiscal policy: welfare, redistribution, and aggregate effects in the short and long run," Staff Reports 442, Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
  5. Sagiri Kitao & Aysegül Sahin & Joseph Song, 2010. "Subsidizing job creation in the Great Recession," Staff Reports 451, Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
  6. Sagiri Kitao, 2010. "Labor-dependent capital income taxation that encourages work and saving," Staff Reports 435, Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
  7. Selahattin Imrohoroglu & Sagiri Kitao, 2010. "Social Security, benefit claiming, and labor force participation: a quantitative general equilibrium approach," Staff Reports 436, Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
  8. Thomas J. Sargent & Lars Ljungqvist & Sagiri Kitao, 2009. "A Life Cycle Model of Trans-Atlantic Employment Experiences," 2009 Meeting Papers 914, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  9. Selahattin Imrohoroglu & Sagiri Kitao, 2009. "Labor Supply Elasticity and Social Security Reform," Working Papers, Center for Retirement Research at Boston College wp2009-5, Center for Retirement Research, revised Mar 2009.
  10. Karsten Jeske & Sagiri Kitao, 2007. "U.S. tax policy and health insurance demand: can a regressive policy improve welfare?," Working Paper 2007-13, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
  11. Sagiri Kitao & Karsten Jeske, 2007. "Risk-Sharing: The Importance of Health Expenditure Shocks," 2007 Meeting Papers 553, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  12. Conesa, Juan Carlos & Kitao, Sagiri & Krüger, Dirk, 2006. "Taxing Capital? Not a Bad Idea After All!," CEPR Discussion Papers 5929, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  13. Karsten Jeske & Sagiri Kitao, 2005. "Health insurance and tax policy," Working Paper 2005-14, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.
  14. Sagiri Kitao, 2005. "Income taxation with uninsurable endowment and entrepreneurial investment risks," 2005 Meeting Papers 514, Society for Economic Dynamics.


  1. Selahattin Imrohoroglu & Sagiri Kitao, 2012. "Social Security Reforms: Benefit Claiming, Labor Force Participation, and Long-Run Sustainability," American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 4(3), pages 96-127, July.
  2. Kitao, Sagiri & Şahin, Ayşegül & Song, Joseph, 2011. "Hiring subsidies, job creation and job destruction," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 113(3), pages 248-251.
  3. Sagiri Kitao, 2011. "Macroeconomic And Redistributional Effects Of Consumption Taxes In The Usa," The Japanese Economic Review, Japanese Economic Association, vol. 62(1), pages 63-81, 03.
  4. Aysegül Sahin & Sagiri Kitao & Anna Cororaton & Sergiu Laiu, 2011. "Why small businesses were hit harder by the recent recession," Current Issues in Economics and Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, vol. 17(July).
  5. Kitao, Sagiri, 2010. "Individual Retirement Accounts, saving and labor supply," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 108(2), pages 197-200, August.
  6. Kitao, Sagiri, 2010. "Short-run fiscal policy: Welfare, redistribution and aggregate effects in the short and long-run," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 34(10), pages 2109-2125, October.
  7. Kitao, Sagiri, 2010. "Labor-dependent capital income taxation," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 57(8), pages 959-974, November.
  8. Jeske, Karsten & Kitao, Sagiri, 2009. "U.S. tax policy and health insurance demand: Can a regressive policy improve welfare?," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 56(2), pages 210-221, March.
  9. Juan Carlos Conesa & Sagiri Kitao & Dirk Krueger, 2009. "Taxing Capital? Not a Bad Idea after All!," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 99(1), pages 25-48, March.
  10. Imrohoroglu, Selahattin & Kitao, Sagiri, 2009. "Labor supply elasticity and social security reform," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 93(7-8), pages 867-878, August.
  11. Sagiri Kitao, 2008. "Entrepreneurship, taxation and capital investment," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 11(1), pages 44-69, January.
  12. Attanasio, Orazio & Kitao, Sagiri & Violante, Giovanni L., 2007. "Global demographic trends and social security reform," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 54(1), pages 144-198, January.
  13. Attanasio Orazio P. & Kitao Sagiri & Violante Giovanni L., 2006. "Quantifying the Effects of the Demographic Transition in Developing Economies," The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, De Gruyter, vol. 6(1), pages 1-44, April.
  14. Sagiri Kitao, . "Sustainable Social Security: Four Options," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics.

Software components

  1. Sagiri Kitao, 2013. "Code files for "Sustainable Social Security: Four Options"," Computer Codes 12-251, Review of Economic Dynamics.


  1. Orazio Attanasio & Sagiri Kitao & Giovanni L. Violante, 2010. "Financing Medicare: A General Equilibrium Analysis," NBER Chapters, in: Demography and the Economy, pages 333-366 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

NEP Fields

14 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (1) 2010-03-20
  2. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (4) 2010-04-11 2011-08-29 2013-06-09 2014-01-10. Author is listed
  3. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2013-06-09
  4. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (11) 2005-09-30 2005-12-03 2007-02-10 2007-07-13 2010-03-20 2010-04-11 2010-06-11 2013-06-04 2013-06-09 2013-11-16 2014-01-10. Author is listed
  5. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2005-12-09
  6. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (3) 2005-10-24 2007-01-13 2013-06-04
  7. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (6) 2005-09-30 2007-01-13 2007-07-13 2010-06-11 2013-06-04 2013-11-16. Author is listed
  8. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (3) 2010-04-11 2010-06-11 2011-08-29
  9. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (4) 2005-12-07 2007-01-13 2007-02-10 2013-06-04. Author is listed
  10. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (6) 2005-12-17 2007-01-13 2007-02-10 2007-07-13 2010-03-20 2014-01-10. Author is listed
  11. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (3) 2005-12-07 2007-02-10 2007-07-13


This author is among the top 5% authors according to these criteria:
  1. Number of Citations, Weighted by Recursive Impact Factor, Discounted by Citation Age

Most cited item

Most downloaded item (past 12 months)

Access and download statistics for all items

Co-authorship network on CollEc


For general information on how to correct material on RePEc, see these instructions.

To update listings or check citations waiting for approval, Sagiri Kitao should log into the RePEc Author Service

To make corrections to the bibliographic information of a particular item, find the technical contact on the abstract page of that item. There, details are also given on how to add or correct references and citations.

To link different versions of the same work, where versions have a different title, use this form. Note that if the versions have a very similar title and are in the author's profile, the links will usually be created automatically.

Please note that most corrections can take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.