• Adaptation and Loss Aversion in the Relationship between GDP and Subjective Well-being 

      Hovi, Matti; Laamanen, Jani-Petri
      Tampere Economic Working Papers : 117 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2017)
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      We examine the roles of adaptation and loss aversion in the relationship between national income and subjective well-being. Earlier studies have found that people and nations tend to adapt to changes in income, and that ...
    • Home-ownership and the Labour Market: Evidence from Rental Housing Market Deregulation 

      Laamanen, Jani-Petri
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 89/2013 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2013)
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      Perhaps the most common finding relating housing to the labour market is that high home-ownership rates are associated with higher unemployment. In contrast, recent micro-evidence suggests that homeowners have relatively ...
    • 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)
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      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 ...
    • Prefilled Income Tax Returns and Tax Compliance: Evidence from a Natural Experiment 

      Kotakorpi, Kaisa; Laamanen, Jani-Petri
      Tampere Economic Working Papers : 104/2016 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2016)
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      Despite the adoption of prefilled tax forms in many countries, little is known about their effects on taxpayers’ reporting behaviour. We estimate the effect of the income tax filing system on taxpayers’ reporting behaviour, ...
    • Welfare State and Life Satisfaction: Evidence from Public Health Care 

      Kotakorpi, Kaisa; Laamanen, Jani-Petri
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 61/2007 (Tampereen yliopisto, 2007)
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      We examine the link between the welfare state and citizens’life satisfaction by using evidence from public health care services. By combining local level data on public health care, and individual level data on life ...
    • Worker Turnover, Structural Change and Inter-Regional Migration: Some Finnish Evidence 

      Laamanen, Jani-Petri
      Tampere Economic Working Papers Net Series : 67/2008 (2008)
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      Abstract We study the effects of regional labour market conditions on inter-regional migration using province-level panel data on bilateral migration flows and disaggregated labour market flows. Our results indicate that ...