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International Refereed Journals

 

 

Do Lower Minimum Wages for Young Workers Raise Their Employment? Evidence from a Danish Discontinuity

with Daniel Reck and Peer Ebbesen Skov

Forthcoming in Review of Economics and Statistics

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Financial Trouble Across Generations: Evidence from the Universe of Personal Loans in Denmark

with Søren Leth Petersen and Louise Willerslew-Olsen

Forthcoming in Economic Journal

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Liquidity Constraint Tightness and Consumer Responses to Fiscal Stimulus Policy

with David Dreyer Lassen and Søren Leth Petersen

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 11(1), 2019, 351-379.

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Role of Income Mobility for the Measurement of Inequality in Life Expectancy

with Torben Heien Nielsen and Benjamin Ly Serena

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 2018, 201811455

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Born with a silver spoon: Danish evidence on intergenerational wealth formation from cradle to adulthood

with Simon H. Boserup and Wojciech Kopczuk

Economic Journal, 128, 2018, F514-F544.

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Pension saving responses to anticipated tax changes: Evidence from monthly pension contribution records

with Søren Leth-Petersen and Peer Ebbesen Skov

Economics Letters 150, 2017, 104-107

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Baumol's cost disease and the sustainability of the welfare state

with Toben M. Andersen

Economica 84, 2017, 417-429

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The Role of Bequests in Shaping Wealth Inequality: Evidence from Danish Wealth Records

with Simon H. Boserup and Wojciech Kopczuk

Papers and Proceedings, American Economic Review 106, 2016, 656-661

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Tax Reforms and Intertemporal Shifting of Wage Income: Evidence from Danish Monthly Payroll Records

with Søren Leth-Petersen and Peer Ebbesen Skov

American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 8, 233-257

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Why Can Modern Governments Tax So Much? An Agency Model of Firms as Fiscal Intermediaries

with Henrik Kleven and Emmanuel Saez

Economica 83, 2016, 219-246

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Taxation and the Long Run Allocation of Labor

with Jakob Roland Munch and Hans Jørgen Whitta-Jacobsen

Journal of Public Economics 127, 2015, 74-86

 

Year-End Tax Planning of Top Management: Evidence from High-Frequency Payroll Data

with Søren Leth-Petersen and Peer Ebbesen Skov

Papers and Proceedings, American Economic Review 2014, 154-158

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Optimal Provision of Public Goods: A Synthesis

with Nikolaj Verdelin

Scandinavian Journal of Economics 114, 2012, 384-408

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Unwilling or Unable to Cheat? Evidence from a Tax Audit Experiment in Denmark

with Henrik Kleven, Martin Knudsen, Søren Pedersen and Emmanuel Saez

Econometrica 79, 2011, 651-692

Earlier version: NBER Working Paper 15769, February 2010

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Optimal Tax and Transfer Programs for Couples with Extensive Labor Supply Responses

with Herwig Immervoll, Henrik Kleven and Nikolaj Verdelin

Journal of Public Economics 95, 2011, 1485-1500

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The Optimal Income Taxation of Couples

with Henrik Kleven and Emmanuel Saez

Econometrica 77, 2009, 537-560.

Long version: CESifo Working Paper No. 2092, September 2007

Earlier version: NBER Working Paper No. 12685, November 2006

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Evaluation of Four Tax Reforms in the United States: Labor Supply and Welfare Effects for Single Mothers

with Nada Eissa and Henrik Kleven

Journal of Public Economics 92, 2008, 795-816

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Optimal Taxation of Married Couples with Household Production

with Henrik Kleven

Public Finance Analysis/FinanzArchiv 63, 2007, 498-518

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Welfare Reform in European Countries: A Micro-Simulation Analysis

with Herwig Immervoll, Henrik Kleven and Nikolaj Verdelin

Economic Journal 117, 2007, 1-44

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The Marginal Cost of Public Funds: Hours of Work Versus Labor Force Participation

with Henrik Kleven

Journal of Public Economics 90, 2006, 1955-1973

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Optimal Workfare with Voluntary and Involuntary Unemployment

with Torben Tranæs

Scandinavian Journal of Economics 107, 2005, 459-474

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The Role of Taxes as Automatic Destabilizers in New Keynesian Economics

with Henrik Kleven

Journal of Public Economics 87, 2003, 1123-1236

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Endogenous Growth: A Knife-Edge or the Razor's Edge

with Carl Johan-Dalgaard

Scandinavian Journal of Economics 105, 2003, 73-85

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Do the New Keynesian Microfoundations Rationalise Stabilisation Policy?

Economic Journal 112, pp. 2002, 384-401

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Dual Labour Markets and Nominal Rigidity

with Huw Dixon and Henrik Kleven

Oxford Economic Papers 54, 2002, 561-583

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Duration Dependent Unemployment Benefits in Trade Union Theory

with Hans Jørgen Whitta-Jacobsen

European Economic Review 46, 2002, 1229-1251

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Fixed Production Capacity, Menu Costs and the Output-Inflation Relationship

with Leif Danziger

Economica 69, 2002, 433-444

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Is Declining Productivity Inevitable?

with Carl Johan-Dalgaard

Journal of Economic Growth 6, 2001, 187-203

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Pay-per-view Broadcasting of Outstanding Events: Consequences of a Ban

with Søren Kyhl

International Journal of Industrial Organization 19, 2001, 589-609

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Ambiguous Effects of Tax Progressivity - Theory and Danish Evidence

with Lars Haagen Pedersen and Torsten Sløk

Labour Economics 7, 2000, 335-347

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A Mixed Industrial Structure Magnifies the Importance of Menu Costs

with Huw Dixon

European Economic Review 43, 1999, 1475-1499

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Lower Tax Progression, Longer Hours and Higher Wages

Scandinavian Journal of Economics 101(1), 1999, 49-65

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Second-Best Antitrust in General Equilibrium - A Special Case

Economics Letters 63(2), 1999, 193-199

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Long Run Impact of Increased Wage Pressure

Journal of Economics 69(2), 1999, 141-157

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Contributions to International Books/Collections

 

 

Unwilling or Unable to Cheat? Evidence from a Tax Audit Experiment in Denmark

with Henrik Kleven, Martin Knudsen, Søren Pedersen and Emmanuel Saez

Chapter 26 in "Economic Behavior and Taxation", eds. James Alm and Sebastian Leguizamon, Edward Elgar. Reprint of Econometrica 79, 2011, 651-692.

 

Unwilling or Unable to Cheat? Evidence from a Tax Audit Experiment in Denmark

with Henrik Kleven, Martin Knudsen, Søren Pedersen and Emmanuel Saez

Chapter 20 in "The Economics of Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion", eds. James Alm and Sebastian Leguizamon, Edward Elgar. Reprint of Econometrica 79, 2011, 651-692.

 

Why Can Modern Governments Tax So Much? An Agency Model of Firms as Fiscal Intermediaries

with Henrik Kleven and Emmanuel Saez

Chapter 22 in "The Economics of Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion", eds. James Alm and Sebastian Leguizamon, Edward Elgar. Reprint of Economica 83, 2016, 219-246.

 

Measuring the Accuracy of Survey Responses using Administrative Register Data: Evidence from Denmark

with David Dreyer Lassen and Søren Leth Petersen

Chapter 10 in "Improving the Measurement of Household Consumption Expenditures", eds. Christopher Carroll, Thomas Crossley, John Sabelhaus (NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth), 2015. Download

 

Is Declining Productivity Inevitable?

with Carl-Johan Dalgaard

Chapter 4 in J. Creedy, T. Williams and R. Guest (eds.), New Developments in the Economics of Population Ageing/The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar. Reprint of Journal of Economic Growth 6, 2001, 187-203 (More details)

 

Welfare Effects of Tax Reform, and Labor Supply at the Intensive and Extensive Margins

with Nada Eissa and Henrik Kleven

Chapter 4 in Jonas Agell and. Peter Birch Sørensen (eds.), Tax Policy and Labour Market Performance, 2006, MIT Press, Canbridge, Mass., 147-186.

 

Effort Commitment in Active Labour Market Policy

with Torben Tranæs

Macroeconomic Perspectives on the Danish Economy, T. M. Andersen, S. E. H. Jensen, and O. Risager (ed.), 1999, MacMilian Press, London

 


 


Danish Refereed Journals


   

Labor Supply Behavior and the Design of Tax and Transfer Policy

with Henrik Kleven

Danish Journal of Economics (Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift), 143, 2005, 321-358

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Global Income Disparity in a Growth Theoretic Perspective - an Introduction to the Convergence Controversy

with Carl-Johan Dalgaard

Danish Journal of Economics (Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift) 137, 1999, 305-325

 

On the Relationship between marginal taxes and wages: Theory and Danish Evidence

with Lars Haagen Pedersen and Torsten Sløk

Danish Journal of Economics (Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift) 134, 1996, 153-174

 

 

 


Books in Danish


   

Skat, Arbejde og Lighed

with Torben Tranæs (ed.), Henrik Jacobsen Kleven, Niels-Kenneth Nielsen and Peder J. Pedersen

The Rockwool Foundation, 2006, Gyldendal, Copenhagen. (More details)

 

 

 


Book Reviews


   

Involuntary Unemployment: The Elusive Quest for a Theory" by Michel De Vroey.

European Journal of Political Economy 21(4), 2005, 1101-1103

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Introduction to Macroeconomic Theory by Jesper Jespersen

Danish Journal of Economics (Nationaløkonomisk Tidsskrift) 1, 2001