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Chilean microsimulation model


  • Osvaldo Larrañaga

    (Universidad de Chile and UNDP)

  • Jenny Encina

    (University of Pennsylvania)

  • Gustavo Cabezas

    () (UNDP)


This microsimulation model of the tax-benefit system in Chile is the companion to the following paper (which has to be cited when using the model): Osvaldo Larrañaga, Jenny Encina and Gustavo Cabezas (2012) “A microsimulation model of distribution for Chile”, in Carlos M. Urzúa (ed.), Fiscal Inclusive Development: Microsimulation Models for Latin America, Mexico City: ITESM-IDRC-UNDP, pp. 51-70. The program is free software and it is written using Stata. It can be modified under the terms of the GNU General Public License. The program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful to modelers, but without any warranty whatsoever.

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  • Osvaldo Larrañaga & Jenny Encina & Gustavo Cabezas, 2011. "Chilean microsimulation model," EGAP Computer Code 2011-03, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Ciudad de México.
  • Handle: RePEc:ega:comcod:201103

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    Cited by:

    1. Urzúa, Carlos M., 2012. "Cinco propuestas en materia tributaria," EGAP Working Papers 2012-03, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Ciudad de México.
    2. Urzúa, Carlos M., 2011. "Gasto público, subsidios y equidad social en América Latina," EGAP Working Papers 2011-04, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Ciudad de México.

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    Microsimulation model; tax-benefit system; Chile;

    JEL classification:

    • C63 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling - - - Computational Techniques
    • H22 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Incidence
    • H24 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Personal Income and Other Nonbusiness Taxes and Subsidies
    • H50 - Public Economics - - National Government Expenditures and Related Policies - - - General


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