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

Shaming Tax Delinquents: Evidence from a Field Experiment in the United States

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 01 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
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: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w21264
Number of pages: 67 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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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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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, University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER) 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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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, 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

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9891
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Jun 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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Economic Growth, Education Expenditures, Elections, Government Expenditures, Imperfect Information, Social Capital

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Old and Young Politicians

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2017
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, Economics, Students 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 Michigan, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, Economics, Students
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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: Policy Responses to the Introduction of the Income Tax

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Dec 2017
Traviss Cassidy, Mark Dincecco and Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and the Arts, Economics, Students, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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axation, public goods, mobility, politics, economic development, US states

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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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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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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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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Intergovernmental Cooperation and Tax Enforcement

NBER Working Paper No. w24153
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Ugo Troiano
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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