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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|July 2017||A Welfarist Role for Nonwelfarist Rules: An example with envy|
|July 2016||Popular Acceptance of Inequality due to Brute Luck and Support for Classical Benefit-Based Taxation|
Published: Matthew Weinzierl, 2017. "Popular Acceptance of Inequality due to Innate Brute Luck and Support for Classical Benefit-Based Taxation," Journal of Public Economics, .
|January 2016||Positive and Normative Judgments Implicit in U.S. Tax Policy, and the Costs of Unequal Growth and Recessions|
with Benjamin B. Lockwood: w21927
Published: Journal of Monetary Economics, Volume 77, February 2016, Pages 30–47
|December 2014||Revisiting the Classical View of Benefit-Based Taxation|
|November 2014||Seesaws and Social Security Benefits Indexing|
Published: Matthew Weinzierl, 2014. "Seesaws and Social Security Benefits Indexing," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Fall: 137-182.
|December 2012||The Promise of Positive Optimal Taxation: Normative Diversity and a role for Equal Sacrifice|
Published: Weinzierl, Matthew, 2014. "The promise of positive optimal taxation: normative diversity and a role for equal sacrifice," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 118(C), pages 128-142. citation courtesy of
|August 2012||Equalizing Outcomes and Equalizing Opportunities: Optimal Taxation when Children's Abilities Depend on Parents' Resources|
with Alexander M. Gelber: w18332
|May 2012||Why do we Redistribute so Much but Tag so Little? The principle of equal sacrifice and optimal taxation|
|January 2012||De Gustibus non est Taxandum: Heterogeneity in Preferences and Optimal Redistribution|
with Benjamin B. Lockwood: w17784
Published: Benjamin B. Lockwood & Matthew Weinzierl, 2015. "De Gustibus non est Taxandum: Heterogeneity in preferences and optimal redistribution," Journal of Public Economics, vol 124, pages 74-80.
|May 2011||An Exploration of Optimal Stabilization Policy|
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w17029
Published: N. Gregory Mankiw & Matthew weinzierl, 2011. "An Exploration of Optimal Stabilization Policy," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 42(1 (Spring), pages 209-272. citation courtesy of
|December 2010||Preference Heterogeneity and Optimal Capital Income Taxation|
with Mikhail Golosov, Maxim Troshkin, Aleh Tsyvinski: w16619
Published: Golosov, Mikhail & Troshkin, Maxim & Tsyvinski, Aleh & Weinzierl, Matthew, 2013. "Preference heterogeneity and optimal capital income taxation," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 97(C), pages 160-175. citation courtesy of
|June 2009||Optimal Taxation in Theory and Practice|
with N. Gregory Mankiw, Danny Yagan: w15071
Published: N. Gregory Mankiw & Matthew Weinzierl & Danny Yagan, 2009.
"Optimal Taxation in Theory and Practice,"
Journal of Economic Perspectives,
American Economic Association, vol. 23(4), pages 147-74, Fall.
citation courtesy of
|May 2009||The Optimal Taxation of Height: A Case Study of Utilitarian Income Redistribution|
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w14976
Published: N. Gregory Mankiw & Matthew Weinzierl, 2010. "The Optimal Taxation of Height: A Case Study of Utilitarian Income Redistribution," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 2(1), pages 155-76, February. citation courtesy of
|December 2004||Dynamic Scoring: A Back-of-the-Envelope Guide|
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w11000
Published: Mankiw, N. Gregory and Matthew Weinzierl. "Dynamic Scoring: A Back-of-the-Envelope Guide," Journal of Public Economics, 2006, v90(8-9,Sep), 1415-1433. citation courtesy of