Parity funding of health care contributions in Germany: A DSGE perspective

Germany reintroduced parity funding of the statutory health insurance scheme in January 2019 by lowering the contribution rates for employees and raising those for employers, leaving the total rate constant. This reduces the tax wedge between total labour costs and net wages. After a small demand im...

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Volume: 21
Main Author: Enders, Almira
Groll, Dominik
Stähler, Nikolai
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: BERLIN De Gruyter 26.06.2020
WALTER DE GRUYTER GMBH
published in: German economic review (Oxford) Vol. 21; no. 2; pp. 217 - 233
ORCID: 0000-0001-7143-6264
Data of publication: 2020-06-26
ISSN: 1465-6485
1468-0475
EISSN: 1468-0475
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
E24
E32
F41
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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