Tax policy and returns to education

This paper considers how asymmetric tax treatment, where labour market earnings are taxed but household production is untaxed, affects educational choice and labour supply. We show that taxes on labour market earnings can generate a large (non-marginal) switch to home production and the ensuing dead...

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Volume: 17
Main Author: Booth, A. L
Coles, M. G
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 2010
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Elsevier
published in: Labour economics Vol. 17; no. 1; pp. 291 - 301
Data of publication: 2010
ISSN: 0927-5371
1879-1034
EISSN: 1879-1034
Discipline: Economics
Education
Series: Labour Economics
Subjects:
J31
H24
H3
J22
J24
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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