Michael J. Boskin

Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace

Stanford, CA 94305-6010

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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1.

Clean Water Act Brief

Reg-Markets Center Brief No. 08-03
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jul 2008
Stanford University - Department of Economics, New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Columbia University - Council on Foreign Relations, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Brookings Institution, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, University of Oxford, Smith School, NERA Economic Consulting, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) (Deceased), Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Yale School of Management (Deceased), George Mason University - Center for Study of Public Choice, NERA Economic Consulting, Cato Institute, Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Milken Institute, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, University of Maryland, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Brookings Institution, Arizona State University (ASU) - Economics Department, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Vanderbilt University - Law School, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Department of Economics and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) Brief

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. B00-01
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Nov 2006
Stanford University - Department of Economics, New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Columbia University - Council on Foreign Relations, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School, Brookings Institution, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, American Enterprise Institute (AEI), Charles River Associates (CRA), Mendocino College, Canadian Investment Review - Rogers Media, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Oxford, Smith School, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) (Deceased), Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business (Deceased), American Enterprise Institute (AEI), Yale School of Management (Deceased), University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, George Mason University - Center for Study of Public Choice, Cato Institute, Yale University - Department of Economics, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Milken Institute, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Arizona - Eller College of Management, Brookings Institution, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Brookings Institution, Arizona State University (ASU) - Economics Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, London Business School, Vanderbilt University - Law School, Washington University in Saint Louis - Murray Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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EPA, D.C. Circuit, regulatory actions

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Brief of Amici Curiae Economists in Support of Petitioners, Bell Atlantic V. Twombly

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
New York University - Stern School of Business, Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Brookings Institution, University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Global Economics Group, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University - Strategy and Business Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group, Stanford University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Georgetown University, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Economics, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group, Stanford University - Law School, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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Twombly, Bell Atlantic, Bell Atlantic v Twombly, Amici Curiae, Sherman Section 1

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Some Lessons from the New Public Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w0151
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Feb 2007
Joseph E. Stiglitz and Michael J. Boskin
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Some Lessons from the New Public Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w0151
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Joseph E. Stiglitz and Michael J. Boskin
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Ideas About Possible NSF Grand Challenges in Economics Over the Next Twenty Years

American Economic Association, Ten Years and Beyond: Economists Answer NSF's Call for Long-Term Research Agendas
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 Aug 2011
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Generalized Solow-Neutral Technical Progress and Postwar Economic Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w8023
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Dec 2000
Michael J. Boskin and Lawrence J. Lau
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor
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New Estimates of the Value of Federal Mineral Rights and Land

NBER Working Paper No. w1447
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, University of Houston - Department of Finance, Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance and Willamette University - College of Law
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Optimal Tax Treatment of the Family: Married Couples

NBER Working Paper No. w0368
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Eytan Sheshinski
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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The Effect of Social Security on Early Retirement

NBER Working Paper No. w0204
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Feb 2001
Michael J. Boskin and Michael D. Hurd
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and RAND Corporation
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Taxation, Saving and the Rate of Interest

NBER Working Paper No. w0135
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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New Results on the Effects of Tax Policy on the International Location of Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w1862
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin and William G. Gale
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Brookings Institution
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Concepts and Measures of Federal Deficits and Debt and Their Impact on Economic Activity

NBER Working Paper No. w2332
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Apr 2004
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Notes on the Tax Treatment of Human Capital

NBER Working Paper No. w0116
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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An Analysis of Postwar U.S. Consumption and Saving: Part I -- the Model and Aggregation

NBER Working Paper No. w2605
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Jan 2001
Michael J. Boskin and Lawrence J. Lau
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor
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Social Security and Retirement Decisions

NBER Working Paper No. w0107
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Post-War Economic Growth in the Group-of-Five Countries: a New Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w3521
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 25 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Lawrence J. Lau
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor
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An Analysis of U.S. Postwar Consumption and Saving: Part Ii -- Empirical Results

NBER Working Paper No. w2606
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Jan 2001
Michael J. Boskin and Lawrence J. Lau
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor
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New Estimates of State and Local Government Tangible Capital and Net Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w2131
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2001
Michael J. Boskin, Marc Robinson and Alan M. Huber
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Future Social Security Financing Alternatives and National Saving

NBER Working Paper No. w2256
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 10 Jan 2007
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Social Security: a Financial Appraisal Across and within Generations

NBER Working Paper No. w1891
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Boston University - Department of Economics, Leeds University Business School (LUBS) - Division of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Economic Agenda: A View from the US

Review of International Economics, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 178-186, May 2004
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Poverty Among the Elderly: Where are the Holes in the Safety Net?

NBER Working Paper No. w1923
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin and John B. Shoven
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Government Saving, Capital Formation and Wealth in the United States, 1947-1985

NBER Working Paper No. w2352
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
Michael J. Boskin, Marc S. Robinson and Alan M. Huber
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Pubic Debt and U.S. Saving: a New Test of the Neutrality Hypothesis

NBER Working Paper No. w1646
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Optimal Tax Theory: Econometric Evidence and Tax Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w0152
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Optimal Income Redistribution When Individual Welfare Depends Upon Relative Income

NBER Working Paper No. w0144
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Eytan Sheshinski
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Concepts and Measures of Earnings Replacement During Retirement

NBER Working Paper No. w1360
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Dec 2001
Michael J. Boskin and John B. Shoven
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Social Security and the American Family

NBER Working Paper No. w2117
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Douglas J. Puffert
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Leeds University Business School (LUBS) - Division of Economics
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Are Inflation Rates Different for the Elderly?

NBER Working Paper No. w0943
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Apr 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Michael D. Hurd
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and RAND Corporation
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The Financial Impact of Social Security by Cohort Under Alternative Financing Assumptions

NBER Working Paper No. w2225
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Jul 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Douglas J. Puffert
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Leeds University Business School (LUBS) - Division of Economics
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Issues in the Measurement and Interpretation of Saving and Wealth

NBER Working Paper No. w2633
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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Taxation and Aggregate Factor Supply: Preliminary Estimates

NBER Working Paper No. w0221
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Michael J. Boskin and Lawrence J. Lau
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor
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Modeling Alternative Solutions to the Long-Run Social Security Funding Problem

NBER Working Paper No. w0583
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin, Marcy Avrin and Kenneth Cone
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Pension Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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New Estimates of Federal Government Tangible Capital and Net Investment

NBER Working Paper No. w1774
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jun 2004
Michael J. Boskin, Marc S. Robinson and John M. Roberts
Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Independent and Federal Reserve Board - Macroeconomic and Quantitative Studies Section
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The Effect of Social Security on Retirement in the Early 1970s

NBER Working Paper No. w0659
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jul 2004
Michael D. Hurd and Michael J. Boskin
RAND Corporation and Stanford University - The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
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