Ugo Troiano

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

611 Tappan Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1220

United States

http://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/troiano

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Faculty Research Fellow, Political Economy and Public Economics groups

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Do Fiscal Rules Matter?

Harvard Economics Department Working Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2015
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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fiscal rules, fiscal federalism, treatment evaluation

Policy Responses to Fiscal Restraints: A Difference-in-Discontinuities Design

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3999
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2012
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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fiscal rules, local government finance, difference-in-discontinuities

Policy Responses to Fiscal Restraints: A Difference-in-Discontinuities Design

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6952
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Oct 2012
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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fiscal rules, local government finance, difference-in-discontinuities

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What Happens When a Woman Wins an Election? Evidence from Close Races in Brazil

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 06 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2015
Fernanda Brollo and Ugo Troiano
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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gender, politics, corruption, patronage

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Shaming Tax Delinquents

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2018
Ricardo Perez-Truglia and Ugo Troiano
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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tax debt, enforcement, financial, shaming, penalty

Shaming Tax Delinquents

NBER Working Paper No. w21264
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 15 Jun 2015
Ricardo Perez-Truglia and Ugo Troiano
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Ghost-House Busters: The Electoral Response to a Large Anti Tax Evasion Program

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2015
Lorenzo Casaburi and Ugo Troiano
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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tax evasion, public economics, political economics

Ghost-House Busters: The Electoral Response to a Large Anti Tax Evasion Program

NBER Working Paper No. w21185
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 May 2015
Lorenzo Casaburi and Ugo Troiano
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Law, Economics and Culture: Theory of Mandated Benefits and Evidence from Maternal Leave Policies

Journal of Law and Economics 55: 339-364 (2012), Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 38
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2015
Yehonatan Givati and Ugo Troiano
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Social Capital and Political Accountability

FEEM Working Paper No. 58.2010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2011
Bocconi University - Department of Economics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Social Capital, Culture, Political Agency

Social Capital and Political Accountability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7782
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 May 2010
Bocconi University - Department of Economics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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culture, political agency, social capital

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Old and Young Politicians

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Alabama and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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politicians, age, political budget cycles

Old and Young Politicians

NBER Working Paper No. w20977
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Alabama
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Broadening the State: Policy Responses to the Introduction of the Income Tax

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Jul 2015
Mark Dincecco and Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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taxation, public goods, education expenditures, politics, US states

Broadening the State: Consequences of the Introduction of the Income Tax

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2019
Traviss Cassidy, Mark Dincecco and Ugo Troiano
University of Alabama, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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State Capacity, Institutional Reform, Taxation, Mobility, Public Goods, USA

Broadening the State: Policy Responses to the Introduction of the Income Tax

NBER Working Paper No. w21373
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Jul 2015
Mark Dincecco and Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Social Capital, Government Expenditures, and Growth

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2014
Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto and Ugo Troiano
CREI - Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Social Capital, Government Expenditures, Economic Growth, Public Investment, Education Expenditures, Elections, Imperfect Information

Social Capital, Government Expenditures and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w24533
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Apr 2018
Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto and Ugo Troiano
CREI - Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Social Capital, Government Expenditures, and Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9891
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2018
Giacomo A. M. Ponzetto and Ugo Troiano
CREI - Universitat Pompeu Fabra and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Economic Growth, Education Expenditures, Elections, Government Expenditures, Imperfect Information, Social Capital

Do Taxes Increase Economic Inequality? A Comparative Study Based on the State Personal Income Tax

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Income Inequality, Tax Policy, Public Economics, Economic History

Do Taxes Increase Economic Inequality? A Comparative Study Based on the State Personal Income Tax

NBER Working Paper No. w24175
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Jan 2018
Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Does Experiencing Violent Crimes Matter for Social Capital and Political Behavior?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jan 2018
Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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social capital, violent crime, trust, political participation, adolescence

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The Consequences of State Policy Ideology for Education and Inequality

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jan 2018
Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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ideology, liberalism, education, inequality, college

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Intergovernmental Cooperation and Tax Enforcement

NBER Working Paper No. w24153
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Heard it Through the Grapevine: Direct and Network Effects of a Tax Enforcement Field Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w24305
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Jun 2018
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, Government of the United States of America - Internal Revenue Service (IRS), George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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