Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 6

From Tax Policy and the Economy

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 6

Edited by James M. Poterba




The Tax Policy and the Economy series presents new research bearing on the economic effects of taxation on economic performance and analysis of the effects of potential tax reforms. Research results are presented in a timely and accessible fashion and will be of interest to tax practitioners and those involved in formulating tax policy.

Partial ContentsThe Interindustry Effects of Carbon and Other Energy Taxes, Lawrence Goulder • Social Security Alternatives and the Intergenerational Distribution of Income, Laurence Kotlikoff • Corporate Tax Revenues Since the Reform of 1986, James Poterba • Taxation and Inequality: A Longitudinal Perspective, Joel Slemrod • Government Policy and Retirement Saving, David Wise


Out of Print ISBN: 9780262161305 158 pp. | 6 in x 8.8 in


Out of Print ISBN: 9780262660778 158 pp. | 6 in x 8.8 in


James M. Poterba

James M. Poterba is Mitsui Professor in the Department of Economics at MIT. He has been Director of the NBER Public Economics Research Program since 1991 and has edited volumes 6-20 of Tax Policy and the Economy.