Benjamin B Lockwood

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

Asst Professor of Economics & Public Policy

3641 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6365

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Taxation and the Allocation of Talent

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 08 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Benjamin B Lockwood, Charles Nathanson and E. Glen Weyl
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Microsoft Research
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occupational choice, allocation of talent, optimal income taxation, Pigouvian taxation, Just Desserts

Positive and Normative Judgments Implicit in U.S. Tax Policy, and the Costs of Unequal Growth and Recessions

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-119
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2015
Benjamin B Lockwood and Matthew Weinzierl
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
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Positive and Normative Judgments Implicit in U.S. Tax Policy, and the Costs of Unequal Growth and Recessions

NBER Working Paper No. w21927
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2022
Benjamin B Lockwood and Matthew Weinzierl
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
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More Giving or More Givers? The Effects of Tax Incentives on Charitable Donations in the UK

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6591
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Miguel Almunia, Benjamin B Lockwood and Kimberley A. Scharf
CUNEF, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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tax policy, charitable giving

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Supplemental Appendix to 'Taxation and the Allocation of Talent'

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Aug 2016
Benjamin B Lockwood, Charles Nathanson and E. Glen Weyl
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Microsoft Research
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occupational choice, allocation of talent, optimal income taxation, Pigouvian taxation, Just Desserts

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Regressive Sin Taxes

NBER Working Paper No. w23085
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2022
Benjamin B Lockwood and Dmitry Taubinsky
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Harvard University
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Should We Tax Sugar-Sweetened Beverages? An Overview of Theory and Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w25842
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 May 2019 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2022
Hunt Allcott, Benjamin B Lockwood and Dmitry Taubinsky
New York University (NYU), University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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De Gustibus Non Est Taxandum: Heterogeneity in Preferences and Optimal Redistribution

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 12-063
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Sep 2014
Benjamin B Lockwood and Matthew Weinzierl
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
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Regressive Sin Taxes, with an Application to the Optimal Soda Tax

NBER Working Paper No. w25841
Number of pages: 120 Posted: 24 May 2019 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2022
Hunt Allcott, Benjamin B Lockwood and Dmitry Taubinsky
New York University (NYU), University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Diffuse Bunching with Frictions: Theory and Estimation

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2022
Santosh Anagol, Allan Davids, Benjamin B Lockwood and Tarun Ramadorai
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School of Business - Business Economics and Public Policy Department, University of Cape Town (UCT), University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Imperial College London
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diffuse bunching, lumpy adjustment, inattention, elasticity of taxable income, tax, small business, South Africa

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De Gustibus Non Est Taxandum: Heterogeneity in Preferences and Optimal Redistribution

NBER Working Paper No. w17784
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2022
Benjamin B Lockwood and Matthew Weinzierl
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
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Ramsey Strikes Back: Optimal Commodity Taxes and Redistribution in the Presence of Salience Effects

NBER Working Paper No. w24233
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2022
Hunt Allcott, Benjamin B Lockwood and Dmitry Taubinsky
New York University (NYU), University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Harvard University
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Sufficient Statistics for Nonlinear Tax Systems with General Across-Income Heterogeneity

NBER Working Paper No. w29582
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Antoine Ferey, Benjamin B Lockwood and Dmitry Taubinsky
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU), University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Designing, Not Checking, for Policy Robustness: An Example with Optimal Taxation

NBER Working Paper No. w28098
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Benjamin B Lockwood, Afras Y. Sial and Matthew Weinzierl
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit
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What Drives Demand for State-Run Lotteries? Evidence and Welfare Implications

NBER Working Paper No. w28975
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 28 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2022
Benjamin B Lockwood, Hunt Allcott, Dmitry Taubinsky and Afras Y. Sial
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, New York University (NYU), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania
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