Spouse labor supply: fiscal incentive and income effect,evidence from French fully joint income tax system

The aim of the present paper is to measure the labor market participation elasticity with respect to income tax rates. A very complete data base of more than 500 000 observations a year is used. This data base is a large sample of the French income tax returns. The case of spouses is studied by comp...

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Main Author: Carbonnier, Clément
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2008
Related: THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise
Data of publication: 2008
Series: THEMA Working Papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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