Behavioral Simulation Methods in Tax Policy Analysis

Martin Feldstein, editor

Published in 1983 by University of Chicago Press
© 1983 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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510 pages
ISBN: 0-226-24084-3

Table of Contents

Front matter: Martin S. Feldstein (p. -12 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: Martin Feldstein (p. 1 - 6) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Alternative Tax Treatments of the Family: Simulation Methodology and Results: Daniel R. Feenberg, Harvey S. Rosen (p. 7 - 46) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. Stochastic Problems in the Simulation of Labor Supply: Jerry A. Hausman (p. 47 - 82) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. Alternatives to the Current Maximum Tax on Earned Income: Lawrence Lindsey (p. 83 - 108) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
4. The Distribution of Gains and Losses from Changes in the Tax Treatment of Housing: Mervyn A. King (p. 109 - 138) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Simulating Nonlinear Tax Rules and Nonstandard Behavior: An Application to the Tax Treatment of Charitable Contributions: Martin S. Feldstein, Lawrence Lindsey (p. 139 - 172) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
6. Alternative Tax Rules and Personal Saving Incentives: Microeconomic Data and Behavioral Simulations: Martin S. Feldstein, Daniel R. Feenberg (p. 173 - 210) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Modeling Alternative Solutions to the Long-Run Social Security Funding Problem: Michael J. Boskin, Marcy Avrin, Kenneth Cone (p. 211 - 246) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Tax Reform and Corporate Investment: A Microeconometric Simulation Study : Michael Salinger, Lawrence H. Summers (p. 247 - 288) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. Issues in the Taxation of Foreign Source Income: Daniel Frisch (p. 289 - 332) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
10. Domestic Tax Policy and the Foreign Sector: The Importance of Alternative Foreign Sector Formulations to Results from a General Equilibrium Tax Analysis Model: Lawrence H. Goulder, John B. Shoven, John Whalley (p. 333 - 368) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. A Reexamination of Tax Distortions in General Equilibrium Models: Don Fullerton, Roger H. Gordon (p. 369 - 426) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
12. A General Equilibrium Model of Taxation with Endogenous Financial Behavior : Joel B. Slemrod (p. 427 - 458) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
13. National Savings, Economic Welfare, and the Structure of Taxation: Alan J. Auerbach, Laurence J. Kotlikoff (p. 459 - 498) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
Contributors: (p. 499 - 502) (bibliographic info) (download)
Author Index: (p. 503 - 505) (bibliographic info) (download)
Subject Index: (p. 506 - 510) (bibliographic info) (download)
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