• Inequality: Measurement, Trends, Impacts and Policies 

      Addison, Tony; Pirttilä, Jukka; Tarp, Finn (2017)
    • Inherent Inequality and the Extent of Redistribution in OECD Countries 

      Tanninen, Hannu; Tuomala, Matti
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 7/2001 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2001)
      The purpose of this paper is to examine the relationship between the inherent inequality and the extent of redistribution by utilising the Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) database. This database provides both market and ...

      Laurila, Hannu
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 82/2010 (2010)
      The seminal Buchanan-Ng club model is used to analyze optimal allocation ofpopulation between non-homogenous cities. Because of externalities (marginal welfareeffects), migration cannot alone ensure efficiency and policy ...
    • Inter-Regional Factor Allocation in the Neo-Keynesian Macroeconomic Model 

      Laurila, Hannu
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 56/2007 (2007)
      The standard neoclassical Two-Sector Model of inter-regional factor allocation says that apositive demand shock in one region starts immigration of both labour and capital, but that theadjustment of market prices eventually ...
    • Is there job polarization at the firm level? 

      Böckerman, Petri; Laaksonen, Seppo; Vainiomäki, Jari
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 91/2013 (University of Tampere, 2013)
      We perform decompositions and regression analyses that test for the routinization hypothesis and job polarization at the firm level, instead of the aggregate or industry level as in previous studies. Furthermore, we examine ...
    • It’s Complicated: the Relationship Between GDP and Subjective Well-being 

      Hovi, Matti; Laamanen, Jani-Petri
      Tampere Economic Working Papers : 97/2015 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2015)
      This paper estimates and compares different models of the relationship between output and subjective well-being. New results on how GDP and SWB are interlinked in the short-run and in the long-run are provided. Interpretations ...
    • Julkisrahoitteiset palvelut osana uudelleenjako- ja hyvinvointijärjestelmää : Pohjoimainen malli 

      Pirttilä, Jukka; Tuomala, Matti; Anttonen, Anneli; et al. (Tampere University Press, 2012)
    • Kaupunki, kaupunkikoko, muuttoliike ja politiikka 

      Laurila, Hannu
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 71/2009 (2009)
      Cities are of utmost importance in the working of the market economy in the spatial context. Migration between cities not only determines the formation of cities but also works as a real-world mechanism of resource ...
    • Labour Income Uncertainty, Taxation and Public Provision 

      Pirttilä, Jukka; Tuomala, Matti
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 16/2003 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2003)
      This paper examines optimal non-linear income taxation, commodity taxation and public good provision under income uncertainty. Workers’ income depends randomly on their effort, and effort is unobservable to the government. ...
    • Lessons from Japan's prolonged Recession 

      Shigeyoshi, Miyagawa; Yoji, Morita
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 44/2005 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2005)
      Japan’s economy experienced prolonged recession which had never been observed before. This paper focus on the events in Japan’s economy since 1985, tracing how the asset prices inflated and collapsed, and how the Bank of ...
    • Linked Employer-Employee Data on Finnish Plants for the Analysis of Productivity, Wages and Turnover 

      Ilmakunnas, Pekka; Maliranta, Mika; Vainiomäki, Jari
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 1/2001 (2001)
      The process of linking various registers for the analysis of Finnish plants is described and potential uses of the linked data are illustrated. Information on individuals from the Employment Statistics is matched with ...
    • Long Run Deviations From the Purchasing Power Parity Between German Mark and U.S. Dollar. Oil Price - the Missing Link? 

      Lahtinen, Markus
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 19/2003 (2003)
      The aim of this paper is to identify and investigate empirically the long-run determinants of real exchange rate fluctuations between Germany and the United States since the collapse of Bretton Woods system This study uses ...

      Uimonen, Sakari
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 81/2010 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2010)
      In this study, the values of the wealth and productive services capital stocks in Finland between 1900 and 2009 are estimated. Several modifications to the prevailing conventions of measurement are suggested. First, the ...
    • Medical Decision Criteria and Policy for an Efficient Allocation of Resources 

      Ahtiala, Pekka
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 8/2001 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2001)
      This paper approaches health care criteria by maximizing society's consumption possibilities in a model where health is a special case of a good produced, consumed, and used as an input in production, and the patient chooses ...
    • Metapopulation perspective to institutional fit: maintenance of dynamic habitat networks 

      Fabritius, Henna; Jokinen, Ari; Cabeza, Mar (2017)
    • Micro-level Rigidity vs. Macro-level Flexibility: Lessons from Finland 

      Böckerman, Petri; Laaksonen, Seppo; Vainiomäki, Jari
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 72/2009 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2009)
      This paper explores the wage flexibility in Finland. The study covers the private sector workers by using three data sets from the payroll records of employers' associations. The data span the period 1985-2001. The results ...
    • Migration, Policy, and Formation of Cities 

      Laurila, Hannu
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 28/2003 (2003)
      Efficient allocation of resources is the cornerstone of market economy, and migration of people is an elementary part of the allocation mechanism. This paper presents a simple club theoretic model of migration between ...
    • Mind the gap? Business cycles and subjective well-being 

      Hovi, Matti; Laamanen, Jani-Petri (2016)
    • Money and Stock Returns: Is there habit formation for holding liquid assets? 

      Mäki-Fränti, Petri
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 47/2006 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2006)
      ABSTRACT Assuming a utility function, which is non-separable in money and consumption, we derive a simple, non-linear asset pricing model, according to which investors’ willingness to hold liquid assets in their portfolio ...
    • Moral Hazard, Income Taxation, and Prospect Theory 

      Kanbur, Ravi; Pirttilä, Jukka; Tuomala, Matti
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 30/2004 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2004)
      Abstract: The standard theory of optimal income taxation under uncertainty has been developed under the assumption that individuals maximize expected utility. However, prospect theory has now been established as an alternative ...