Measuring Worker Disincentives: Taxes, Benefits and the Transition into Employment

Disincentives to employment participation arising from the tax-benefit system have been a major concern for welfare reform. Data from the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia Survey are used to generate and test the robustness of three commonly used disincentive measures for non-workin...

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Volume: 14
Main Author: Ong, Rachel
Wood, Gavin
Dockery, Alfred Michael
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Centre for Labour Market Research (CLMR), Curtin Business School 2011
published in: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE) Vol. 14; no. 3; pp. 265 - 288
Data of publication: 2011
Series: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE)
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