Adam Lavecchia

McMaster University

1280 Main Street West

Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4M4

Canada

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

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Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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7

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Scholarly Papers (7)

Behavioral Economics of Education: Progress and Possibilities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8853
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 21 Feb 2015
Adam Lavecchia, Heidi Liu and Philip Oreopoulos
McMaster University, Harvard University and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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behavioral economics of education, present-bias, student motivation

Behavioral Economics of Education: Progress and Possibilities

NBER Working Paper No. w20609
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 22 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2021
Adam Lavecchia, Heidi Liu and Philip Oreopoulos
McMaster University, Harvard University and University of Toronto - Department of Economics
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Tax-Free Savings Accounts: Who Uses Them and How?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Feb 2018
Adam Lavecchia
McMaster University
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Tax-Preferred Savings Accounts, Pre-Paid Versus Post-Paid, Tax-Free Savings Account, Crowd-Out

Permanent and Transitory Responses to Capital Gains Taxes: Evidence from a Lifetime Exemption in Canada

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2021
Adam Lavecchia and Alisa Tazhitdinova
McMaster University and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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capital gains tax, real responses, avoidance, re-timing

Permanent and Transitory Responses to Capital Gains Taxes: Evidence from a Lifetime Exemption in Canada

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 25 Mar 2021
Adam Lavecchia and Alisa Tazhitdinova
McMaster University and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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capital gains tax, real responses, avoidance, re-timing

Permanent and Transitory Responses to Capital Gains Taxes: Evidence from a Lifetime Exemption in Canada

NBER Working Paper No. w28514
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 01 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 30 May 2022
Adam Lavecchia and Alisa Tazhitdinova
McMaster University and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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Permanent and Transitory Responses to Capital Gains Taxes: Evidence from a Lifetime Exemption in Canada

Number of pages: 79 Posted: 25 Apr 2022
Adam Lavecchia and Alisa Tazhitdinova
McMaster University and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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capital gains tax, real responses, avoidance, re-timing

Permanent and Transitory Responses to Capital Gains Taxes: Evidence from a Lifetime Exemption in Canada

IZA Discussion Paper No. 14331
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 15 May 2021
Adam Lavecchia and Alisa Tazhitdinova
McMaster University and University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
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Pathways to Education: An Integrated Approach to Helping At-Risk High School Students

NBER Working Paper No. w20430
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 02 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2022
Philip Oreopoulos, Robert Brown and Adam Lavecchia
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, Toronto District School Board and McMaster University
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Long-Run Effects from Comprehensive Student Support: Evidence from Pathways to Education

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12203
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 21 May 2019
Adam Lavecchia, Philip Oreopoulos and Robert Brown
McMaster University, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Toronto District School Board
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comprehensive high school student coaching, tutoring, financial support, Pathways to Education, long run effects

Long-Run Effects from Comprehensive Student Support: Evidence from Pathways to Education

NBER Working Paper No. w25630
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2022
Adam Lavecchia, Philip Oreopoulos and Robert Brown
McMaster University, University of Toronto - Department of Economics and Toronto District School Board
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'Back-Loaded' Tax Subsidies for Saving, Asset Location and Crowd-Out: Evidence from Tax-Free Savings Accounts

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Jun 2019
Adam Lavecchia
McMaster University
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tax-preferred savings accounts; back-loaded versus front-loaded subsidies; Tax-Free Savings Accounts; crowd-out

Minimum Wage Policy with Optimal Taxes and Unemployment

Number of pages: 98 Posted: 05 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2018
Adam Lavecchia
McMaster University
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minimum wage, sufficient statistics, optimal policy, labor force participation

Minimum Wage Policy with Optimal Taxes and Unemployment

McMaster University Department of Economics Working Paper No. 2019–03
Posted: 25 Feb 2019
Adam Lavecchia
McMaster University

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Minimum Wage, Sufficient Statistics, Optimal Policy, Labor Force Participation