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Anreizwirkungen des Länderfinanzausgleichs: Ein alternatives Prämienmodell

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The present paper introduces a simple alternative two-stage Premium Model to eliminate the distortionary and non-transparent deficits of the recent Premium Model in the federal financial equalization system in Germany. The premium amounts of the recent Premium Model directly influence the financial power within the federal financial equalization system. This method leads to downstream and non-transparent effects for the revenues of all German states as well as the Federal Government. The present paper proves by theoretical and empirical analyses of an al-ternative two-stage Premium Model the elimination of those effects and the higher transparency for the German states to calculate their own premium advantages.

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  • Tony Mudrack, 2010. "Anreizwirkungen des Länderfinanzausgleichs: Ein alternatives Prämienmodell," Schmollers Jahrbuch : Journal of Applied Social Science Studies / Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften, Duncker & Humblot, Berlin, vol. 130(1), pages 43-70.
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    1. Achim Truger & Dieter Vesper, 2014. "Zur Reform des Länderfinanzausgleichs ? eine Notwendigkeit?," IMK Studies 37-2014, IMK at the Hans Boeckler Foundation, Macroeconomic Policy Institute.
    2. Hechtner, Frank, 2013. "Ökonomische Anreizwirkungen im bundesstaatlichen Finanzausgleich," Discussion Papers 2013/15, Free University Berlin, School of Business & Economics.

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    • H61 - Public Economics - - National Budget, Deficit, and Debt - - - Budget; Budget Systems
    • H71 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - State and Local Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue
    • H73 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - Interjurisdictional Differentials and Their Effects
    • H77 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - Intergovernmental Relations; Federalism

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