Taxes

Known as: Tax 
A charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages have been proposed to combat obesity. Using data on state sales taxes for soda and individual… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
This paper investigates the impact of changes in the level of taxation on economic activity. We use the narrative record… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
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  • 2006
We investigate ‘‘sin taxes’’ on unhealthy items, such as fatty foods, that people may (by their own reckoning) consume too much… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In this paper we quantitatively characterize the optimal capital and labor income tax in an overlapping generations model with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This paper analyzes the interaction between corporate taxes and corporate governance. We show that the characteristics of a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This paper analyses the development of taxes on corporate income in EU and G7 countries over the last two decades. We establish a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
This paper derives optimal income tax formulas using compensated and uncompensated elasticities of earnings with respect to tax… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This paper characterizes the dynamic effects of shocks in government spending and taxes on U. S. activity in the postwar period… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
I integrate under firm-specific benefit functions to estimate that the capitalized tax benefit of debt equals 9.7 percent of firm… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Traditional analyses of the income tax greatly underestimate deadweight losses by ignoring its effect on forms of compensation… (More)
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