Quadratic utility, labour supply and the welfare effects of tax changes

This paper examines the use of the quadratic direct utility function in modelling labour supply behaviour. This function has been used in recent empirical studies of labour supply. Emphasis is given to the treatment of welfare changes, involving the derivation of the expenditure function. A convenie...

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Volume: 4
Main Author: Creedy, John
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Centre for Labour Market Research (CLMR), Curtin Business School 2000
published in: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE) Vol. 4; no. 4; pp. 270 - 278
Data of publication: 2000
Series: Australian Journal of Labour Economics (AJLE)
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