Anti-Poverty Income Transfers in the US - A Framework for the Evaluation of Policy Reforms

In this paper, we present a dynamic model of labor supply, consumption, savings and marital decisions where we embed the income tax schedule and the four main anti-poverty income transfer programs in the U.S. The model is calibrated to match moments from a sample of non-college-educated workers with...

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Volume: G06-V3
Main Author: Siassi, Nawid
Ortigueira, Salvador
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Kiel und Hamburg ZBW - Deutsche Zentralbibliothek für Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Leibniz-Informationszentrum Wirtschaft 2016
published in: Beiträge zur Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2016: Demographischer Wandel - Session: Household Balance Sheets Vol. G06-V3
Data of publication: 2016
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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