John Karl Scholz
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Department of Economics
1180 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: University of Wisconsin at Madison
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|May 2011||An Assessment of the Effectiveness of Anti-Poverty Programs in the United States|
with , : w17042
Published: An Ass ess m ent of th e Ef fe ct ivenes s of Ant i- Povert y Programs in t he Un it ed S ta te s. In Oxfor d Han dboo k of t he Econ om ic s of Povert y, ed. P. J ef fe rs on, Ox for d Uni versi ty Pre ss, 201 2 ( wit h Y. Be n- Shal om and J .K . Scho lz).
|August 2010||Trends in the Level and Distribution of Income Support|
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 24, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
|November 2009||Trends in the Level and Distribution of Income Support|
with : w15488
|April 2009||A New Test of Borrowing Constraints for Education|
with , : w14879
Published: Meta Brown & John Karl Scholz & Ananth Seshadri, 2012. "A New Test of Borrowing Constraints for Education," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 79(2), pages 511-538. citation courtesy of
|January 2006||Examining the Effect of the Earned Income Tax Credit on the Labor Market Participation of Families on Welfare|
with : w11968
|February 2004||Are Americans Saving "Optimally" for Retirement?|
with , Surachai Khitatrakun: w10260
Published: Scholz, John Karl, Ananth Seshadri and Surachai Khitatrakun. "Are Americans Saving 'Optimally' For Retirement?," Journal of Political Economy, 2006, v114(4,Aug), 607-643. citation courtesy of
|June 2001||Do Estate and Gift Taxes Affect the Timing of Private Transfers?|
with , Robert J. Lemke: w8333
Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas, Robert J. Lemke and John Karl Scholz. "Do Estate And Gift Taxes Affect The Timing Of Private Transfers?," Journal of Public Economics, 2004, v88(12,Dec), 2617-2634. citation courtesy of
|January 2001||The Earned Income Tax Credit|
with : w8078
Published: Moffitt, R. (ed.) Means-Tested Transfer Programs in the U.S. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.
|September 1996||The Effects of Tax-Based Saving Incentives On Saving and Wealth|
with , : w5759
Published: Engen, Eric M., William G. Gale and John Karl Scholz. "The Illusory Effects Of Saving Incentives On Saving," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1996, v10(4,Fall), 113-138.
|July 1996||Personal Bankruptcy and Credit Supply and Demand|
with , : w5653
Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics (February 1997): 217-251. citation courtesy of
|The Effects of Financial Education in the Workplace: Evidence from a Survey of Employers|
with , : w5655
Published: Patrick J. Bayer & B. Douglas Bernheim & John Karl Scholz, 2009.
"The Effects Of Financial Education In The Workplace: Evidence From A Survey Of Employers,"
Western Economic Association International, vol. 47(4), pages 605-624, October.
citation courtesy of
|January 1995||The Earned Income Tax Credit and Transfer Programs: A Study of Labor Market and Program Participation|
with Stacy Dickert,
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 9, James M. Poterba, editor
|January 1993||Private Saving and Public Policy|
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 7, James M. Poterba, editor
|November 1992||Private Saving and Public Policy|
with : w4215
Published: Tax Policy and the Economy, Edited by James Poterba Volume 7, MIT Press (May 1993): 73-110.
|January 1991||Consumption Taxation in a General Equilibrium Model: How Reliable are Simulation Results? |
in National Saving and Economic Performance, B. Douglas Bernheim and John B. Shoven, editors
|1987||The Value-Added Tax: A General Equilibrium Look at Its Efficiency and Incidence|
in The Effects of Taxation on Capital Accumulation, Martin Feldstein, editor
|The Value-added Tax: A General Equilibrium Look at Its Efficiency and Incidence|
in Taxes and Capital Formation, Martin Feldstein, editor