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James Byron Davies

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First Name:James
Middle Name:Byron
Last Name:Davies
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RePEc Short-ID:pda143
London, Canada
http://economics.uwo.ca/

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Faculty of Social Sciences, London, Ontario, N6A 5C2
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  1. James Davies, 2016. "The Gini Coefficient and Personal Inequality Measurement," CESifo Working Paper Series 5961, CESifo Group Munich.
  2. James B. Davies & Rodrigo Lluberas & Anthony F. Shorrocks, 2016. "Estimating the level and distribution of global wealth," Working Paper Series UNU-WIDER Working Paper w, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  3. Davies, James B. & Yu, Xiaoyu, 2013. "Impacts of Cyclical Downturns on the Third Pillar of the RIS and Policy Responses," CLSSRN working papers clsrn_admin-2013-20, Vancouver School of Economics, revised 29 Apr 2013.
  4. James B. Davies & Xiaojun Shi & John Whalley, 2012. "The Possibilities for Global Inequality and Poverty Reduction Using Revenues from Global Carbon Pricing," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20127, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  5. John B. Burbidge & Kirk A. Collins & James B. Davies & Lonnie Magee, 2011. "Effective Tax and Subsidy Rates on Human Capital in Canada," University of Western Ontario, Centre for Human Capital and Productivity (CHCP) Working Papers 20114, University of Western Ontario, Centre for Human Capital and Productivity (CHCP).
  6. James B. Davies & Xiaojun Shi & John Whalley, 2011. "The Possibilities For Global Poverty Reduction Using Revenues From Global Carbon Pricing," NBER Working Papers 16878, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Jim Davies & James MacGee & Jacob Wibe, 2011. "The Impact of Climate Change and Climate Policy on the Canadian Economy," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20112, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  8. James B. Davies, 2009. "The Effects of Asset Price Changes on Economic Security in Canada, 2005-09," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20092, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  9. James B. Davies & Susanna Sandström & Anthony B. Shorrocks & Edward N. Wolff, 2009. "The Level and Distribution of Global Household Wealth," NBER Working Papers 15508, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. James B. Davies & Stanley L. Winer, 2008. "Closing the 49th Parallel: An Unexplored Episode in Canadian Economic and Political History," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20083, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  11. Davies, James B. & Sandstrom, Susanna & Shorrocks, Anthony & Wolff, Edward N., 2008. "The World Distribution of Household Wealth," Working Paper Series DP2008/03, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  12. James B. Davies & Susanna Sandström & Anthony Shorrocks & Edward N. Wolff, 2007. "Estimating the Level and Distribution of Global Household Wealth," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20075, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  13. James B. Davies & Al Slivinski, 2005. "The Public Role in Provision of Scientific Information: An Economic Approach," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20051, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  14. James B. Davies & Matthias Sutter & Martin G. Kocher, 2005. "Economics research in Canada: A long-run assessment of journal publications," Papers on Strategic Interaction 2005-16, Max Planck Institute of Economics, Strategic Interaction Group.
  15. Davies, James B., 2004. "Microsimulation, CGE and Macro Modelling for Transition and Developing Economies," Working Paper Series UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  16. Jim Davies, 2003. "Empirical Evidence on Human Capital Externalities," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20035, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  17. Kirk A. Collins & James Davies, 2003. "Measuring Effective Tax Rates on Human Capital: Methodology and an Application to Canada," CESifo Working Paper Series 965, CESifo Group Munich.
  18. James B. Davies & Jie Zhang & Jinli Zeng, 2003. "Intergenerational Mobility under Private vs. Public Education," Departmental Working Papers wp0313, National University of Singapore, Department of Economics.
  19. Kirk A. Collins & James B. Davies, 2002. "Measuring Effective Tax Rates on Human Capital: The Canadian Case," University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute Working Papers 20025, University of Western Ontario, Economic Policy Research Institute.
  20. James B. Davies & Jie Zhang & Jinli Zeng, 2000. "Optimal tax mix in a two-sector growth model with transitional dynamics," Departmental Working Papers wp0105, National University of Singapore, Department of Economics.
  21. Davies, J.B., 1996. "Wealth Inequality and Age," UWO Department of Economics Working Papers 9613, University of Western Ontario, Department of Economics.
  22. James B. Davies & Junsen, Zhang, 1994. "Gender Bias and Investments in Children," Departmental Working Papers _037, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Department of Economics.
  23. Hoy, M. & Davies, J., 1991. "The Normative Significance of Using Third-Degree Stochastic Dominance in Comparing Income Distributions," Working Papers 1991-8, University of Guelph, Department of Economics and Finance.
  24. Davies, J.B. & Wooton, I., 1991. "Income Inequality and International Migration," University of Western Ontario, The Centre for the Study of International Economic Relations Working Papers 9111, University of Western Ontario, The Centre for the Study of International Economic Relations.
  25. Davies J. & Hoy, M., 1991. "Marking Inequality Comparisons when Lores Curves Intersect," Working Papers 1991-12, University of Guelph, Department of Economics and Finance.
  26. James Davies & John Whalley, 1989. "Taxes and Capital Formation: How Important is Human Capital?," NBER Working Papers 2899, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  27. Jie Zhang & James Davies & Jinli Zeng & Stuart McDonald, . "Optimal taxation in a growth model with public consumption and home production," MRG Discussion Paper Series 1707, School of Economics, University of Queensland, Australia.
  1. James Davies, 2015. "Book review of Capital in the Twenty-first Century," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 13(1), pages 155-160, March.
  2. James B. Davies & Al Slivinski, 2015. "Economic Efficiency of Federal Provision of Scientific Information and Support for Science Research in Canada," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 41(4), pages 332-342, December.
  3. James Davies & Xiaojun Shi & John Whalley, 2014. "The possibilities for global inequality and poverty reduction using revenues from global carbon pricing," Journal of Economic Inequality, Springer, vol. 12(3), pages 363-391, September.
  4. John B. Burbidge & Kirk A. Collins & James B. Davies & Lonnie Magee, 2012. "Effective tax and subsidy rates on human capital in Canada," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 45(1), pages 189-219, February.
  5. James B. Davies & Stanley L. Winer, 2011. "Closing the 49th Parallel: An Unexplored Episode in Canadian Economic and Political History," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 37(3), pages 307-341, September.
  6. James B. Davies & Susanna Sandström & Anthony Shorrocks & Edward N. Wolff, 2011. "The Level and Distribution of Global Household Wealth," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 121(551), pages 223-254, March.
  7. James B Davies, 2009. "Combining microsimulation with CGE and macro modelling for distributional analysis in developing and transition countries," International Journal of Microsimulation, International Microsimulation Association, vol. 2(1), pages 49-56.
  8. James B. Davies & Susanna Sandström & Anthony Shorrocks & Edward Wolff, 2009. "The global pattern of household wealth," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 21(8), pages 1111-1124.
  9. James B. Davies & Jinli Zeng & Jie Zhang, 2009. "Time-consistent taxation in a dynastic family model with human and physical capital and a balanced government budget," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 42(3), pages 1023-1049, August.
  10. Zhang, Jie & Davies, James & Zeng, Jinli & McDonald, Stuart, 2008. "Optimal taxation in a growth model with public consumption and home production," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 92(3-4), pages 885-896, April.
  11. James B. Davies & Martin G. Kocher & Matthias Sutter, 2008. "Economics research in Canada: a long-run assessment of journal publications," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 41(1), pages 22-45, February.
  12. James B. Davies & Jie Zhang & Jinli Zeng, 2005. "Intergenerational Mobility under Private vs. Public Education," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 107(3), pages 399-417, 09.
  13. Davies, James B. & Hoy, Michael, 2002. "Flat rate taxes and inequality measurement," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 84(1), pages 33-46, April.
  14. Davies, James B. & Zeng, Jinli & Zhang, Jie, 2000. "Consumption vs. income taxes when private human capital investments are imperfectly observable," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 77(1), pages 1-28, July.
  15. James B Davies, 1999. "Age, Wealth Inequality and Life-Cycle Modelling," The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, Palgrave Macmillan, vol. 24(1), pages 64-76, January.
  16. James B. Davies & Junsen Zhang, 1997. "The effects of gender control on fertility and children`s consumption," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 10(1), pages 67-85.
  17. James B. Davies & Junsen Zhang, 1996. "Measuring Marginal Income Tax Rates for Individuals in Canada: Averages and Distributions over Time," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 29(4), pages 959-75, November.
  18. Davies, James & Hoy, Michael, 1995. "Making Inequality Comparisons When Lorenz Curves Intersect," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 85(4), pages 980-86, September.
  19. Davies, James B & Zhang, Junsen, 1995. "Gender Bias, Investments in Children, and Bequests," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 36(3), pages 795-818, August.
  20. James B. Davies, 1995. "Distributional Effects of the Lifetime Capital Gains Exemption: Single vs. Multi-Year Analysis," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 21(s1), pages 159-173, November.
  21. Davies James & Hoy Michael, 1994. "The Normative Significance of Using Third-Degree Stochastic Dominance in Comparing Income Distributions," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 64(2), pages 520-530, December.
  22. Davies, James B & Wooton, Ian, 1992. "Income Inequality and International Migration," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 102(413), pages 789-802, July.
  23. Davies, James B. & Kuhn, Peter, 1992. "Social security, longevity, and moral hazard," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 49(1), pages 91-106, October.
  24. James B. Davies, 1991. "The Distributive Effects of Wealth Taxes," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 17(3), pages 279-308, September.
  25. James B. Davies & Peter J. Kuhn, 1991. "A Dynamic Model of Redistribution, Inheritance, and Inequality," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 24(2), pages 324-44, May.
  26. Graham Glenday & James B. Davies, 1990. "Accrual Equivalent Marginal Tax Rates for Personal Financial Assets," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 23(1), pages 189-209, February.
  27. Davies, James & Whalley, John & Hamilton, Bob, 1989. "Capital income taxation in a two-commodity life cycle model : The role of factor intensity and asset capitalization effects," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 39(1), pages 109-126, June.
  28. Davies, J. B. & Shorrocks, A. F., 1989. "Optimal grouping of income and wealth data," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 42(1), pages 97-108, September.
  29. James B. Davies, 1988. "Family Size, Household Production, and Life Cycle Saving," Annals of Economics and Statistics, GENES, issue 9, pages 141-165.
  30. Davies, James B, 1986. "Does Redistribution Reduce Inequality?," Journal of Labor Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 4(4), pages 538-59, October.
  31. Davies, James B & St-Hilaire, France & Whalley, John, 1984. "Some Calculations of Lifetime Tax Incidence," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 74(4), pages 633-49, September.
  32. James B. Davies, 1982. "The Relative Impact of Inheritance and Other Factors on Economic Inequality," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 97(3), pages 471-498.
  33. Davies, James B, 1981. "Uncertain Lifetime, Consumption, and Dissaving in Retirement," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 89(3), pages 561-77, June.
  34. Davies, J B, 1979. "On the Size Distribution of Wealth in Canada," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 25(3), pages 237-59, September.
  35. Davies, J B & Shorrocks, Anthony F, 1978. "Assessing the Quantitative Importance of Inheritance in the Distribution of Wealth," Oxford Economic Papers, Oxford University Press, vol. 30(1), pages 138-49, March.
  1. Davies, James B. & Shorrocks, Anthony F., 2000. "The distribution of wealth," Handbook of Income Distribution, in: A.B. Atkinson & F. Bourguignon (ed.), Handbook of Income Distribution, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 11, pages 605-675 Elsevier.
  2. John Burbidge & James B. Davies, 1994. "Household Data on Saving Behavior in Canada," NBER Chapters, in: International Comparisons of Household Saving, pages 11-56 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. John Burbidge & James B. Davies, 1994. "Government Incentives and Household Saving in Canada," NBER Chapters, in: Public Policies and Household Savings, pages 19-56 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. James B. Davies, 1992. "Tax Incidence: Annual and Lifetime Perspectives in the United States and Canada," NBER Chapters, in: Canada-U.S. Tax Comparisons, pages 151-188 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. James Davies & John Whalley, 1991. "Taxes and Capital Formation: How Important is Human Capital?," NBER Chapters, in: National Saving and Economic Performance, pages 163-200 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  1. James B. Davies (ed.), 2013. "The Economics of Wealth Distribution," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, volume 0, number 15094.
  2. Davies, James B. (ed.), 2008. "Personal Wealth from a Global Perspective," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199548897, December.
NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 19 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EDU: Education (4) 2004-06-22 2005-07-25 2007-05-04 2007-06-23
  2. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (3) 2007-05-04 2007-06-23 2008-12-07
  3. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (3) 2005-07-25 2007-05-04 2007-06-23
  4. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (3) 2001-10-29 2007-09-24 2011-11-01
  5. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (3) 2001-10-29 2007-09-24 2011-11-01
  6. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (2) 2004-05-02 2011-11-01
  7. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2008-11-18 2009-11-21
  8. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (2) 2001-10-29 2007-09-24
  9. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (2) 2007-05-04 2011-11-01
  10. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2008-01-26 2013-11-22
  11. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (2) 2007-05-04 2007-06-23
  12. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2008-01-26
  13. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2013-11-22
  14. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2013-01-12
  15. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2013-01-12
  16. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2008-11-18
  17. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy (1) 2007-05-04
  18. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2004-06-22
  19. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2008-11-18
  20. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2009-11-21
  21. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2008-12-07
  22. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2016-06-25
  23. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2008-12-07
  24. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2008-11-18
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