Working Papers in Public Finance Series
The Chair in Public Finance, in collaboration with research associates in New Zealand and around the world, have published Working Papers in Public Finance which are also available on RePEc (Research Papers in Economics).
Alinaghi, N., Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N. Estimating Elasticities of Taxable Income and Adjustment Costs from Tax Kink Bunching: Evidence from Register Data for New Zealand
Cabral, A., Gemmell, N. and Alinaghi, N. Are Survey-Based Self-Employment Income Under-Reporting Estimates Biased? New Evidence from Matched Register and Survey Data
Buckle, R., Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N. Is External Research Assessment Associated with Convergence or Divergence of Research Quality Across Universities and Disciplines: Evidence from the PBRF Process in New Zealand
Ball, C. & Huseynli, G. The Wage Equation Estimates for Microsimulation Modelling in New Zealand
Buckle, R. & Creedy, J. The ‘Disciplinary Effect’ of the Performance-based Research Fund Process in New Zealand
Alinaghi, N., Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N. The Redistributive Effects of a Minimum Wage Increase in New Zealand: A Microsimulation Analysis
Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N. Income Inequality in New Zealand: Why Conventional Estimates are Misleading
Harkness, J. and Tipper, A. Environmental Taxation and Expenditure in New Zealand.
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N., Hérault, N. and Mok, P. Microsimulation Analysis of Optimal Income Tax Reforms. An Application to New Zealand.
Cabral, A., Gemmell, N. Estimating Self-Employment Income-Gaps from Register and Survey Data: Evidence for New Zealand.
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. and Laws, A. Relative Income Dynamics of Individuals in New Zealand: New Regression Estimates
Nolan, M. New Zealand Wage Equations: 1988-2013
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. The Elasticity of Taxable Income of Individuals in Couples
Gemmell, N., Nolan, P. and Scobie,G. Estimating Quality-Adjusted Productivity in Tertiary Education: Methods and Evidence for New Zealand
Buckle, R., Creedy, J. An Evaluation of Metrics Used by the Performance-Based Research Fund Process in New Zealand.
Alinaghi, N., Reed, W.R Taxes and Economic Growth in OECD Countries: A Meta-Regression Analysis
Alinaghi, N., Reed, W.R Meta-Analysis and Publication Bias: How Well does the Fat-Pet-Peese Procedure Work?
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. Income Dynamics, Pro-Poor Mobility and Poverty Persistence Curves
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. Illustrating Income Mobility: Two New Measures
Creedy, J., Mok,P. Labour Supply Elasticities in New Zealand
Creedy, J., Mok,P. The Marginal Welfare Cost of Personal Income Taxation in New Zealand.
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. and Loc Nguyen. Income Inequality in New Zealand, 1935-2014.
Alm, J., Bloomquist, Kim M., McKee, M. When you Know your Neighbour Pays Taxes: Information, Peer Effects, and Tax Compliance.
Gemmell, N., Ratto, Marisa. The Effects of Penalty Information on Tax Compliance: Evidence from a New Zealand Field Experiment.
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. Effective Tax Rates and the User Cost of Capital when Interest Rates are Low.
Adhikari, B., Alm, J. Evaluating the Economic Effects of Flat Tax Reforms Using Synthetic Control Methods.
Gemmell, N., Gill, D. and Nguyen, L. ‘Explaining the Size of the State in New Zealand, 1972-2014’.
Grimes, A., Gemmell, N., Skidmore, M. ‘Do Local Property Taxes Affect New Building Development? Results from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in New Zealand.'
Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N. 'Types of Income Mobility: Insights from TIM Curves'.
Gemmell, N., Gill, D. and Nguyen, L. 'The Changing Size of the State in New Zealand, 1900-2015'.
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. and Teng, J. 'The Elasticity of Taxable Income: Allowing for Endogeneity and Income Effects'.
Gemmell, N., Kneller, R., McGowan, D., Sanz, I. and Sanz-Sanz, J. F. 'Corporate Taxation and Productivity Catch-Up: Evidence from European Firms'.
Ball, C., Creedy, J. and Scobie, G. 'Long-run Fiscal Projections under Uncertainty: The Case of New Zealand'.
Creedy, J. and Mok, P. 'Labour Supply in New Zealand and the 2010 Tax and Transfer Changes'.
Creedy, J. and Scobie, G. 'Debt Projections and Fiscal Sustainability with Feedback Effects'.
Buckle, R.A. and Creedy, J. 'Fifty Years of New Zealand Economic Papers: 1966-2015'.
Ball, C. and Creedy, J. 'Inequality in New Zealand 1983/84 to 2013/14'.
Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N. 'Taxation and the User Cost of Capital: An Introduction'.
Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. and Scobie, G. 'Pensions, Savings and Housing: A Life-Cycle Framework with Policy Simulations'.
Creedy, J. 'A note on Inequality-Preserving Distributional Changes'.
Arrazola, M., de Hevia, J. Romera, D. and Sanz-Sanz, J.F. 'Determinants of the Spanish Housing Market over Three Decades and Three Booms: Long Run Supply and Demand Elasticities'.
Arrazola, M., de Hevia, J. Romera, D. and Sanz-Sanz, J.F. 'Personal Income Tax Reforms and the Elasticity of Reported Income to Marginal Tax Rates: An Empirical Analysis Applied to Spain'.
Gemmell, N., Kneller, R., and Sanz, I., 'Does the Composition of Government Expenditure Matter for Long-run GDP Levels'.
Marriott, L., and Sim, D., 'Indicators of Inequality for Māori and Pacific People'.
Falvey, R., Gemmell, N., Chang, C. and Zheng, G., ‘Explaining International Differences in the Prices of Tradables and Non-Tradables (with a New Zealand Perspective)’.
Alm, J., Hodge, T.R., Sands, G. and Skidmore, M., 'Property Tax Delinquency - Social Contract in Crisis: The Case of Detroit'
Misch, F., Gemmell, N. and Kneller, R., 'Using Surveys of Business Perceptions as a Guide to Growth-Enhancing Fiscal Reform'
Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N., 'Measuring Revenue-Maximising Elasticities of Taxable Income: Evidence for the US Income Tax'.
Misch, F., Gemmell, N. and Kneller, R., 'Complementarity in Models of Public Finance and Endogenous Growth'.
Fabling, R., Gemmell, N., Kneller, R. and Sanderson, L., 'Estimating Firm-Level Effective Tax Rates and the User Cost of Capital in New Zealand'. Revised September 2014.
Gemmell, N. and Hasseldine, J., 'Taxpayers' Behavioural Responses and Measures of Tax Compliance 'Gaps': A Critique'.
Aziz, O., Gemmell, N. and Laws, A., 'The Distribution of Income and Fiscal Incidence by Age and Gender: Some Evidence from New Zealand'.
Aziz, O., Carroll, N. and Creedy, J., 'An Analysis of Benefit Flows in New Zealand using a Social Accounting Framework'.
Creedy, J. and Makale, K., 'Social Expenditure in New Zealand: Stochastic Projections'.
Ball, C. and Creedy, J., 'Tax Policy with Uncertain Future Costs: Some Simple Models'.
Ball, C. and Creedy, J., 'Population Ageing and the Growth of Income and Consumption of Tax Revenue'.
Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N., 'Can Automatic Tax Increases Pay for the Public Spending Effects of Population Ageing in New Zealand?'
Gemmell, N., Kneller, R. and Sanz, I., 'The Growth Effects of Tax Rates in the OECD'.
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Gemmell, N., Kneller, R., McGowan, D., Sanz, I. and Sanz-Sanz, J. F., 'Corporate Taxation and Productivity Catch-Up: Evidence from European Firms'.
Gemmell, N. and Au, J., ‘Government Size, Fiscal Policy and the Level and Growth of Output: A Review of Recent Evidence’.
Gemmell, N. and Hasseldine, J., ‘The Tax Gap: A Methodological Review’.
Creedy, J., Halvorsen, E. and Thoresen, T. O., ‘Inequality Comparisons in a Multi-Period Framework: The Role of Alternative Welfare Metrics’.
Creedy, J. and Moslehi, S., ‘The Composition of Government Expenditure with Alternative Choice Mechanisms’.
Creedy, J. and Hérault, N., ‘Decomposing Inequality and Social Welfare Changes: The Use of Alternative Welfare Metrics’.
Creedy, J. and Gemmell, N., ‘Revenue-Maximising Elasticities of Taxable Income in Multi-Rates Income Tax Structures’.
Carey, S., Creedy, J., Gemmell, N. and Teng, J., ‘Regression Estimates of the Elasticity of Taxable Income and the Choice of Instrument’.
Claus, I., Creedy, J., and Teng, J., ‘The Elasticity of Taxable Income in New Zealand’.
Bandyopadhyay, D., Barro. R., Couchman, J., Gemmell. N., Liao, G. and McAlister, F., ‘Average Marginal Income Tax Rates in New Zealand, 1907-2009’.