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Effektivitetsproblem med höga skattekilar


  • Du Rietz, Gunnar

    () (The Ratio Institute)


The object of the paper is (1) to demonstrate the size of the current labor tax wedges and calculate their effects on the marginal excess burden of changing the average tax wedge one percentage unit and (2) to study the effects of taxes on labor specialization in the household - close services sector.

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  • Du Rietz, Gunnar, 2004. "Effektivitetsproblem med höga skattekilar," Ratio Working Papers 37, The Ratio Institute.
  • Handle: RePEc:hhs:ratioi:0037

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    skattekil; marginalskatt; arbetsutbud; extrabörda; skattereform; arbetsspecialisering;

    JEL classification:

    • H21 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Efficiency; Optimal Taxation
    • H31 - Public Economics - - Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents - - - Household
    • J22 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Time Allocation and Labor Supply


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