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Peter Giovanni Backus

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First Name:Peter
Middle Name:Giovanni
Last Name:Backus
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RePEc Short-ID:pba1230
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http://www.manchester.ac.uk/research/peter.backus/

Affiliation

(50%) School of Economics
University of Manchester

Manchester, United Kingdom
http://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/economics/

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Manchester M13 9PL
RePEc:edi:semanuk (more details at EDIRC)

(50%) Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB)
Facultat d'Economia i Empresa
Universitat de Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain
http://www.ieb.ub.edu/

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Carrer del Tinent Coronel Valenzuela 1-11, 08034 Barcelona
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Research output

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Working papers

  1. Peter Backus & Nicky Grant, 2016. "Consistent Estimation of the Tax-Price Elasticity of Charitable Giving with Survey Data," The School of Economics Discussion Paper Series 1606, Economics, The University of Manchester.
  2. Peter Backus & María Cubel & Matej Guid & Santiago Sánchez-Pages & Enrique Lopez Manas, 2016. "Gender, competition and performance:Evidence from real tournaments," Working Papers 2016/27, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).
  3. Peter Backus & Alejandro Esteller-Moré, 2014. "Is income redistribution a form of insurance, a public good or both?," Working Papers 2014/33, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).
  4. Wiji Arulampalam & Peter G. Backus & John Micklewright, 2013. "Unofficial Development Assistance: a model of development charities' donation income," DoQSS Working Papers 13-14, Department of Quantitative Social Science - UCL Institute of Education, University College London.
  5. Peter Backus & Alejandro Esteller-Moré, 2013. "What drives demand for redistribution? An empirical analysis of other-regarding and self-insurance motives," The School of Economics Discussion Paper Series 1325, Economics, The University of Manchester.
  6. Peter G. Backus, 2012. "Gibrat’s law and legacy for non-profit organisations: a non-parametric analysis," Working Papers 2012/8, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).
  7. Anthony Atkinson & Peter Backus & John Micklewright, 2012. "Charitable bequests and wealth at death," DoQSS Working Papers 12-08, Department of Quantitative Social Science - UCL Institute of Education, University College London.
  8. Arulampalam, Wiji & Backus, Peter G. & Micklewright, John, 2011. "Unofficial Development Assistance: A Dynamic Model of Charities' Donation Income," IZA Discussion Papers 5616, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
  9. Backus, Peter, 2010. "Is charity a homogeneous good?," The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS) 951, University of Warwick, Department of Economics.
  10. Atkinson, Tony & Backus, Peter G. & Micklewright, John & Pharoah, Cathy & Schnepf, Sylke V., 2008. "Charitable Giving for Overseas Development: UK Trends over a Quarter Century," IZA Discussion Papers 3872, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

Articles

  1. Wiji Arulampalam & Peter G. Backus & John Micklewright, 2015. "Unofficial Development Assistance: A Model of Development Charities’ Donation Income," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 77(2), pages 191-209, April.
  2. Peter Backus & David Clifford, 2013. "Are big charities becoming more dominant?: cross-sectional and longitudinal perspectives," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 176(3), pages 761-776, June.
  3. Anthony B. Atkinson & Peter G. Backus & John Micklewright & Cathy Pharoah & Sylke V. Schnepf, 2012. "Charitable giving for overseas development: UK trends over a quarter century," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 175(1), pages 167-190, January.

Citations

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Blog mentions

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  1. Atkinson, Tony & Backus, Peter G. & Micklewright, John, 2012. "Charitable Bequests and Wealth at Death," IZA Discussion Papers 7014, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

    Mentioned in:

    1. Charitable Bequests and Wealth at Death
      by maximorossi in NEP-LTV blog on 2012-12-16 23:58:21

Working papers

  1. Peter Backus & Nicky Grant, 2016. "Consistent Estimation of the Tax-Price Elasticity of Charitable Giving with Survey Data," The School of Economics Discussion Paper Series 1606, Economics, The University of Manchester.

    Cited by:

    1. Nicky Lee Grant, 2016. "Correlated Random Effects Quantile Estimation of the Tax-Price Elasticity of Charitable Donations," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 36(3), pages 1729-1736.

  2. Peter Backus & Alejandro Esteller-Moré, 2014. "Is income redistribution a form of insurance, a public good or both?," Working Papers 2014/33, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).

    Cited by:

    1. Torregrosa Hetland, Sara, 2017. "The political economy of peripheral tax reform : the Spanish fiscal transition," Lund Papers in Economic History 156, Lund University, Department of Economic History.

  3. Anthony Atkinson & Peter Backus & John Micklewright, 2012. "Charitable bequests and wealth at death," DoQSS Working Papers 12-08, Department of Quantitative Social Science - UCL Institute of Education, University College London.

    Cited by:

    1. Atkinson, Tony & Backus, Peter G. & Micklewright, John, 2012. "Charitable Bequests and Wealth at Death," IZA Discussion Papers 7014, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    2. Atkinson, Anthony B., 2013. "Wealth and inheritance in Britain from 1896 to the present," LSE Research Online Documents on Economics 58087, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library.

  4. Arulampalam, Wiji & Backus, Peter G. & Micklewright, John, 2011. "Unofficial Development Assistance: A Dynamic Model of Charities' Donation Income," IZA Discussion Papers 5616, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

    Cited by:

    1. Osili, Una Okonkwo, 2013. "Non-Traditional Aid and Gender Equity: Evidence from Million Dollar Donations," WIDER Working Paper Series 076, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

  5. Backus, Peter, 2010. "Is charity a homogeneous good?," The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS) 951, University of Warwick, Department of Economics.

    Cited by:

    1. Brown, Sarah & Greene, William H. & Harris, Mark N. & Taylor, Karl, 2015. "An inverse hyperbolic sine heteroskedastic latent class panel tobit model: An application to modelling charitable donations," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 50(C), pages 228-236.
    2. Nicolas J. Duquette, 2013. "Do Tax Incentives Affect Charitable Contributions? Evidence from Public Charitiesâ Reported Revenues," 2013 Papers pdu359, Job Market Papers.
    3. Bittschi, Benjamin & Borgloh, Sarah & Wigger, Berthold, 2015. "Secularization, tax policy and prosocial behavior," Annual Conference 2015 (Muenster): Economic Development - Theory and Policy 113065, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.
    4. Barış K. Yörük, 2013. "The Impact of Charitable Subsidies on Religious Giving and Attendance: Evidence from Panel Data," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 95(5), pages 1708-1721, December.
    5. Sara Torregrosa, 2015. "Bypassing progressive taxation: fraud and base erosion in the Spanish income tax (1970-2001)," Working Papers 2015/31, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).

  6. Atkinson, Tony & Backus, Peter G. & Micklewright, John & Pharoah, Cathy & Schnepf, Sylke V., 2008. "Charitable Giving for Overseas Development: UK Trends over a Quarter Century," IZA Discussion Papers 3872, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

    Cited by:

    1. Anthony B. Atkinson & Peter G. Backus & John Micklewright & Cathy Pharoah & Sylke V. Schnepf, 2011. "Charitable Giving for Overseas Development: UK trends over a quarter century," DoQSS Working Papers 11-07, Department of Quantitative Social Science - UCL Institute of Education, University College London.
    2. Aldashev, Gani & Marini, Marco A. & Verdier, Thierry, 2015. "Governance of Non-Profit and Non-Governmental Organizations - Within- and Between- Organization Analyses: An Introduction," MPRA Paper 80447, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 10 Jan 2015.
    3. Frode Alfnes & Maren Bachke & Mette Wik, 2012. "Eliciting donor preferences," Artefactual Field Experiments 00098, The Field Experiments Website.
    4. Sebastian-Ion Ceptureanu & Eduard-Gabriel Ceptureanu & Mihai Cristian Orzan & Irinel Marin, 2017. "Toward a Romanian NPOs Sustainability Model: Determinants of Sustainability," Sustainability, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 9(6), pages 1-26, June.
    5. Jenq, Christina & Pan, Jessica & Theseira, Walter, 2015. "Beauty, weight, and skin color in charitable giving," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 119(C), pages 234-253.
    6. Gani Aldashev & Marco Marini & Thierry Verdier, 2015. "Governance of Non-Profit and Non-Governmental Organizations - Within and Between- Organization Analyses," Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 86(1), pages 1-5, March.

Articles

  1. Anthony B. Atkinson & Peter G. Backus & John Micklewright & Cathy Pharoah & Sylke V. Schnepf, 2012. "Charitable giving for overseas development: UK trends over a quarter century," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 175(1), pages 167-190, January.
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NEP Fields

NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 12 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-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (2) 2009-01-03 2016-11-06
  2. NEP-GEN: Gender (2) 2016-11-06 2016-11-06
  3. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (2) 2009-01-03 2012-12-10
  4. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2012-12-10 2015-01-09
  5. NEP-GTH: Game Theory (1) 2016-11-06
  6. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2009-01-03
  7. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (1) 2016-11-06
  8. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2016-11-06
  9. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2013-11-29
  10. NEP-NPS: Nonprofit & Public Sector (1) 2013-10-25
  11. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2015-01-09
  12. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2011-04-16
  13. NEP-SPO: Sports & Economics (1) 2016-11-06

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