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Recent Trends in Income Inequality in Finland
The aim of this paper is to discuss the determinants of the U.S. dollar real exchange rate fluctuation. We focus our analysis on a nominal exchange rate effect on tradable prices. We explicitly consider the effects of ...
RELATIVITY, INEQUALITY AND OPTIMAL NONLINEAR INCOME TAXATION
(Tampereen yliopisto, 2010)
How does concern for consumption relative to others ("relativity") affect the progressivity of the optimal income tax structure? In this paper we revisit this literature and present a more detailed analysis of the solution ...
Struggling for a New Role for the Business Controller
Purpose The recent discussion on changes in the controller’s role has mainly focused on the national and organizational level culture aspects of that professional role. While earlier studies have demonstrated how the role ...
Should the ECB Adopt an Explicit Exchange Rate Target?
(Tampereen yliopisto, 2002)
This paper investigates with a structural, quantitative macro model, whether the ECB should include the real exchange rate into its reaction function. The problem is considered from viewpoints of both the whole monetary ...
ASYMMETRIC ATTITUDE TOWARDS EMIGRATION AND IMMIGRATION National Interest in Income Tax Policy
Western countries have disapproved of emigration restrictions more than of immigration restrictions. The paper uses a variant of the model of optimal income taxation under migration to seek a rationale for the prevalent ...
A Note on the Mundell-Fleming Model: Policy Implications on Factor Migration
The policy implications of the seminal Mundell-Fleming model are reviewed in the classicallong-term regime of the full Neo-Keynesian macroeconomic model. It is shown that, besides thetemporary capital flows described by ...
On Optimal Non-linear Income Taxation: Numerical Results Revisited
(Tampereen yliopisto, 2003)
Based on numerical simulations there seems to be a kind of consensus in the optimal tax literature that the marginal tax rate should fall rather than rise with income. Retaining the same formal structure as in Mirrlees ...
On Recent Trends in Economic Poverty in Finland
We have examined recent trends in the economic or financial poverty in Finland using two data sources, the Income Distribution Statistics (IDS) and the Consumption Expenditure Survey (CES). We have drawn on the recent ...
On optimal lifetime redistribution policy
(Tampereen yliopisto, 2007)
Abstract: In this paper we examine various aspects of the optimal lifetime redistribution policy within a cohort. We characterise optimal redistribution policy when society consists of individuals who do not differ only ...
On the shape of optimal non-linear income tax schedule
(Tampereen yliopisto, 2006)
This paper shows that the assumed distribution of earning abilities (wages) plays an important role in determining the optimal shape of non-linear income tax schedule. We replace the assumption of lognormal distribution ...