Youssef Benzarti

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

Assistant Professor

Box 951477

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1477

United States

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Scholarly Papers (9)

Who Really Benefits from Consumption Tax Cuts? Evidence from a Large VAT Reform in France

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 15 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2017
Youssef Benzarti and Dorian Carloni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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taxation, incidence, redistribution, restaurants, VAT

Who Really Benefits from Consumption Tax Cuts? Evidence from a Large Vat Reform in France

NBER Working Paper No. w23848
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Youssef Benzarti and Dorian Carloni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley
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Should I Stay or Should I Go? The Migration Patterns of High-Skilled Workers: Evidence from Alumni Databases.

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Oct 2015
Youssef Benzarti
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Do Value-Added Taxes Affect International Trade Flows? Evidence from 30 Years of Tax Reforms

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2019
Youssef Benzarti and Alisa Tazhitdinova
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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value-added taxes, border tax adjustment, international trade

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Are Taxes Turning Humans into Machines? Using Payroll Tax Variation to Estimate the Capital-Labor Elasticity of Substitution.

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Jun 2018
Youssef Benzarti and Jarkko Harju
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research
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Capital-Labor Elasticity of Substitution, Payroll Taxes

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How Taxing is Tax Filing? Using Revealed Preferences to Estimate Compliance Costs

NBER Working Paper No. w23903
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 09 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2017
Youssef Benzarti
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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What Goes Up May Not Come Down: Asymmetric Incidence of Value-Added Taxes

NBER Working Paper No. w23849
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 25 Sep 2017
Youssef Benzarti, Dorian Carloni, Jarkko Harju and Tuomas Kosonen
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley, Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research and University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies
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Labor Costs and Firm Behavior – Evidence from Payroll Tax Rate Variation

Posted: 17 Jul 2018
Youssef Benzarti and Jarkko Harju
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research

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public economics, payroll taxes, incidence, redistribution

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Do Prices Respond Differently to Increases and Decreases in Consumption Taxes?

Posted: 29 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
Youssef Benzarti and Dorian Carloni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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taxation, incidence, redistribution, asymmetry

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How Taxing Is Tax Filing? Leaving Money on the Table Because of Hassle Costs

Posted: 23 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2017
Youssef Benzarti
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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Behavioral, Preferences, Subsidies, Household Economics, Record Keeping