Panu Poutvaara

University of Helsinki - Department of Economics

Professor

P.O. Box 54

FIN-00014 Helsinki

Finland

http://www.valt.helsinki.fi/blogs/poutvaar/

Helsinki Center of Economic Research (HECER)

FI-00014 Helsinki

Finland

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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The Looks of a Winner: Beauty, Gender, and Electoral Success

CESifo Working Paper No. 2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jun 2007
Niclas Berggren, Henrik Jordahl and Panu Poutvaara
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 375 (60,980)
Citation 11

Abstract:

beauty, gender, elections, political candidates, beauty premium

The Looks of a Winner: Beauty, Gender and Electoral Success

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2311
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Sep 2006
Panu Poutvaara, Niclas Berggren and Henrik Jordahl
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics, Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Downloads 206 (117,563)
Citation 11

Abstract:

beauty, gender, elections, political candidates, beauty premium

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Student Flows and Migration: An Empirical Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1612, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1490
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Jun 2005
Axel Dreher and Panu Poutvaara
University of Heidelberg and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 537 (30,373)
Citation 6

Abstract:

migration, education, student flows, brain drain

Imperfect Transmission of Tacit Knowledge and Other Barriers to Entrepreneurship

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2859, CESifo Working Paper No. 2053
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Jul 2007
Panu Poutvaara and Vesa Kanniainen
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies
Downloads 187 (128,912)
Citation 3

Abstract:

barriers to entrepreneurship, tacit knowledge, occupational choice

Imperfect Transmission of Tacit Knowledge and Other Barriers to Entrepreneurship

Comparative Labor Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 28, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 10 May 2008
Vesa Kanniainen and Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 144 (162,777)
Citation 3

Abstract:

barriers to entrepreneurship, tacit knowledge

Does Military Draft Discourage Enrollment in Higher Education? Evidence from OECD Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4399
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Susquehanna University, University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 226 (107,189)
Citation 3

Abstract:

human capital, conscription

Does Military Draft Discourage Enrollment in Higher Education? Evidence from OECD Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2838
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Nov 2009
Susquehanna University, University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 92 (227,863)
Citation 3

Abstract:

conscription, human capital

The Political Economy of Conscription

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2821
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Oct 2009
Panu Poutvaara and Andreas Wagener
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 187 (128,912)

Abstract:

military draft, public choice, taxation, dynamic costs, fairness

The Political Economy of Conscription

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4429
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
Panu Poutvaara and Andreas Wagener
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 103 (210,768)

Abstract:

fairness, dynamic costs, military draft, public choice, taxation

Selfish and Prospective: Theory and Evidence of Pocketbook Voting

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3763
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Oct 2008
Mikael Elinder, Henrik Jordahl and Panu Poutvaara
Uppsala University - Department of Economics, Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 96 (221,298)
Citation 4

Abstract:

elections, economic voting, pocketbook voting, self-interest, prospective voting, retrospective voting, child care

Selfish and Prospective: Theory and Evidence of Pocketbook Voting

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2489
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Mikael Elinder, Henrik Jordahl and Panu Poutvaara
Uppsala University - Department of Economics, Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 88 (234,511)
Citation 4

Abstract:

elections, economic voting, pocketbook voting, self-interest, prospective voting, retrospective voting, child care

Selfish and Prospective: Theory and Evidence of Pocketbook Voting

Published as "Promises, policies and pocketbook voting" in European Economic Review, 75 (April), 177-194, 2015, IFN Working Paper No. 770
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2017
Mikael Elinder, Panu Poutvaara and Henrik Jordahl
Uppsala University - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Downloads 60 (293,145)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Elections, Economic voting, Pocketbook voting, Self-interest, Prospective voting, Retrospective voting, Child care

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Citation 1

Smoking and Social Interaction

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1956
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Panu Poutvaara and Lars H.R. Siemers
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and University of Siegen
Downloads 151 (156,269)
Citation 1

Abstract:

smoking policy, social norms, guilt aversion, deviant behavior, social interaction

Smoking and Social Interaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2666
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Panu Poutvaara and Lars H.R. Siemers
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and University of Siegen
Downloads 70 (269,670)
Citation 1

Abstract:

smoking policy, social norms, guilt aversion, deviant behavior, social interaction

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Social Security Incentives and Human Capital Investment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 438
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 May 2001
Panu Poutvaara and Morten I. Lau
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Durham Business School
Downloads 213 (109,988)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Social Security, Retirement, Education, Human Capital, Labor Supply

The Right Look: Conservative Politicians Look Better and Their Voters Reward It

Published as: Berggren, Niclas, Jordahl, Henrik and Poutvaara, Panu (2017). "The Right Look: Conservative Politicians Look Better and Voters Reward It". Journal of Public Economics, 146 (February): 79-86, IFN Working Paper No. 855
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Niclas Berggren, Henrik Jordahl and Panu Poutvaara
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 123 (184,695)

Abstract:

Beauty, Elections, Political candidates, Appearance, Ideology, Parties

The Right Look: Conservative Politicians Look Better and Their Voters Reward it

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3310
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jan 2011
Niclas Berggren, Henrik Jordahl and Panu Poutvaara
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 41 (349,079)

Abstract:

beauty, elections, political candidates, appearance, ideology, parties

The Right Look: Conservative Politicians Look Better and Their Voters Reward it

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5513
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Niclas Berggren, Henrik Jordahl and Panu Poutvaara
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (396,193)

Abstract:

beauty, elections, political candidates, appearance, ideology, parties

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Military Draft and Economic Growth in OECD Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2022
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Susquehanna University, University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 178 (131,700)
Citation 7

Abstract:

growth, military draft, augmented Solow model

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Unemployment and Gang Crime: Could Prosperity Backfire?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1944, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2710
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Mar 2007
Panu Poutvaara and Mikael Priks
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Stockholm University - Department of Economics
Downloads 174 (135,069)
Citation 1

Abstract:

violence, crime, gangs, unemployment, identity

Firms' Ethics, Consumer Boycotts, and Signalling

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2323
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Jun 2008
Amihai Glazer, Vesa Kanniainen and Panu Poutvaara
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 99 (216,669)

Abstract:

firm's ethical code, consumer morality, boycotts

Firms' Ethics, Consumer Boycotts, and Signalling

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3498
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Amihai Glazer, Vesa Kanniainen and Panu Poutvaara
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 71 (267,378)

Abstract:

firm's ethical code, consumer morality, boycotts

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Public Education in an Integrated Europe: Studying to Migrate and Teaching to Stay?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2478, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1369
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jan 2005
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 158 (146,069)
Citation 15

Abstract:

graduate taxes, public education, European Union, migration, brain drain and brain gain

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Citation 1

School Shootings and Student Performance

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3114
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Jul 2010
Panu Poutvaara and Olli Tapani Ropponen
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Finland - Government Institute for Economic Research (VATT)
Downloads 128 (179,037)
Citation 1

Abstract:

school shootings, school performance, shocking news, gender differences, treatment effect models

School Shootings and Student Performance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Panu Poutvaara and Olli Tapani Ropponen
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Finland - Government Institute for Economic Research (VATT)
Downloads 23 (426,919)
Citation 1

Abstract:

school shootings, school performance, shocking news, gender differences, treatment effect models

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On the Political Economy of Social Security and Public Education

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1408; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 424
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Nov 2004
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 151 (152,623)
Citation 5

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The Dynamic Cost of the Draft

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 774
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Nov 2002
Morten I. Lau, Panu Poutvaara and Andreas Wagener
Durham Business School, University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 147 (149,268)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Conscription, Draft, Time Allocation, Distortionary Taxation, Computable General Equilibrium Models

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To Draft or Not to Draft? Efficiency, Generational Incidence, and Political Economy of Military Conscription

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1559; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1454
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Panu Poutvaara and Andreas Wagener
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 124 (174,131)
Citation 3

Abstract:

draft, conscription, education, intergenerational fairness

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Hooliganism in the Shadow of the 9/11 Terrorist Attack and the Tsunami: Do Police Reduce Group Violence?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1882
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Panu Poutvaara and Mikael Priks
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Stockholm University - Department of Economics
Downloads 117 (180,585)
Citation 1

Abstract:

police, violence, hooliganism, natural experiments

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Why is the Public Sector More Labor-Intensive? A Distortionary Tax Argument

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1413; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1259
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Andreas Wagener and Panu Poutvaara
Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 110 (193,601)
Citation 1

Abstract:

public sector, labor intensity, taxation

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The Invisible Hand Plays Dice: Eventualities in Religious Markets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1238
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Aug 2004
Panu Poutvaara and Andreas Wagener
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Economics and Business Administration Area
Downloads 109 (193,601)

Abstract:

sects, religion, tithes, religious markets

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Citation 4

Income Taxes, Property Values, and Migration

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1075
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Amihai Glazer, Vesa Kanniainen and Panu Poutvaara
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 59 (295,635)
Citation 4

Abstract:

taxes, land rents, property values, migration, redistribution

Income Taxes, Property Values and Migration

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1889
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Jan 2006
Amihai Glazer, Vesa Kanniainen and Panu Poutvaara
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 47 (329,699)
Citation 4

Abstract:

taxes, land rents, property values, migration, redistribution

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Initial Luck, Status-Seeking and Snowballs Lead to Corporate Success and Failure

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1426; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1216
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Amihai Glazer, Vesa Kanniainen and Panu Poutvaara
University of California, Irvine - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 105 (202,602)

Abstract:

industry equilibrium, initial luck, status effects

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Educating Europe

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1114
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Feb 2004
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 94 (213,922)
Citation 5

Abstract:

graduate taxes, European Union, individual accounts, income-contingent loans, migration

Why are More Redistributive Social Security Systems Smaller? A Median Voter Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1397, IZA Discussion Paper No. 1831, Econpubblica Working Paper No. 103
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Feb 2005
Marko Koethenbuerger, Panu Poutvaara and Paola Profeta
ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management
Downloads 90 (231,160)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Earnings-related and flat-rate benefits, social security, public pensions

Why are More Redistributive Social Security Systems Smaller? A Median Voter Approach

Oxford Economic Papers, Vol. 60, Issue 2, pp. 275-292, 2008
Posted: 24 Jun 2008
Marko Koethenbuerger and Panu Poutvaara
ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics

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Political Parties and Network Formation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1918, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1663
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jan 2006
Topi Miettinen and Panu Poutvaara
Stockholm School of Economics - Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 85 (222,969)

Abstract:

political parties, two-sided platforms, rent-seeking, network formation

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Pareto-Improving Bequest Taxation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1515, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2277
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Sep 2005
Volker Grossmann and Panu Poutvaara
University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 84 (234,355)
Citation 1

Abstract:

bequest taxation, bequests, education, Pareto improvement

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Candidate Quality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1195; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1106
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Jan 2004
Panu Poutvaara and Tuomas Takalo
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Hanken School of Economics - Department of Economics
Downloads 84 (234,355)
Citation 19

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Hooliganism and Police Tactics: Should Tear Gas Make Crime Preventers Cry?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2812
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Panu Poutvaara and Mikael Priks
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Stockholm University - Department of Economics
Downloads 80 (231,056)
Citation 1

Abstract:

violence, hooliganism, identity, police

Immigration, Search, and Redistribution: A Quantitative Assessment of Native Welfare

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8574
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Oct 2014
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Stuttgart-Hohenheim, University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 8 (511,909)

Abstract:

immigration, search, labor market frictions, fiscal redistribution, cross-country comparisons

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Social Security Reform and Intergenerational Trade: Is there Scope for a Pareto-Improvement?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 795
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Nov 2002
Marko Koethenbuerger and Panu Poutvaara
ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 75 (246,921)

Abstract:

Social Security Reform, Fixed Factor, Pay-as-you-go System, Capital Gains Taxation

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Violent Groups and Police Tactics: Should Tear Gas Make Crime Preventers Cry?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1639
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jan 2006
Panu Poutvaara and Mikael Priks
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Stockholm University - Department of Economics
Downloads 74 (250,657)
Citation 1

Abstract:

violence, terrorism, gangs, hooliganism, supporter clubs

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Social Security Incentives, Human Capital Investment and Mobility of Labor

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1729, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1544
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 74 (248,812)
Citation 4

Abstract:

social security, education, migration, earnings-related and flat-rate pensions

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Downloads 68 (271,033)
Citation 4

Outsourcing and Labor Taxation in Dual Labor Markets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2333
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Erkki Koskela and Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 50 (320,495)
Citation 4

Abstract:

outsourcing, dual labor markets, labor taxation, equilibrium unemployment

Outsourcing and Labor Taxation in Dual Labor Markets

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3522
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Jun 2008
Erkki Koskela and Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 18 (455,289)
Citation 4

Abstract:

outsourcing, dual labor markets, labor taxation, equilibrium unemployment

Pay for Politicians and Candidate Selection: An Empirical Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3126
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Jul 2010
Kaisa Kotakorpi and Panu Poutvaara
University of Turku - Department of Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 34 (374,937)
Citation 6

Abstract:

pay for politicians, candidate selection, gender differences in politics

Pay for Politicians and Candidate Selection: An Empirical Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4235
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
Kaisa Kotakorpi and Panu Poutvaara
University of Turku - Department of Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 30 (391,566)
Citation 6

Abstract:

pay for politicians, candidate selection, gender differences in politics

Flexible Outsourcing and the Impacts of Labour Taxation in European Welfare States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2440
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
Erkki Koskela and Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 42 (345,703)
Citation 5

Abstract:

flexible outsourcing, dual labour market, impacts of labour taxation, welfare state

Flexible Outsourcing and the Impacts of Labour Taxation in European Welfare States

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3699
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Sep 2008
Erkki Koskela and Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 19 (449,669)
Citation 5

Abstract:

flexible outsourcing, dual labour market, impacts of labour taxation, welfare state

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What Is Left to Residual Claimants? The Empirics of Income Reported by Entrepreneurs and Workers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1178
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Panu Poutvaara and Juha Tuomala
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Finland - Government Institute for Economic Research (VATT)
Downloads 51 (289,341)
Citation 4

Abstract:

entrepreneurs, workers, Finnish labor market, education

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Faces of Politicians: Babyfacedness Predicts Inferred Competence but Not Electoral Success

IFN Working Paper No. 803, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Vol. 45, No. 5, pp. 1132-1135, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 19 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2009
Panu Poutvaara, Henrik Jordahl and Niclas Berggren
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics, Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
Downloads 50 (307,132)
Citation 2

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Babyfacedness, Competence, Beauty, Trustworthiness, Elections

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The Expansion of Higher Education and Time-Consistent Taxation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3023, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2101
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Sep 2007
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 48 (307,132)

Abstract:

education, time-consistency problem, voting, subsidies to education

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Self-Selection and Earnings of Emigrants from a Welfare State

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4144
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Apr 2009
Panu Poutvaara, Martin Munk and Martin Junge
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics, Danish National Institute of Social Research (SFI) and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
Downloads 46 (307,132)

Abstract:

migration, emigration, redistribution, brain drain, education

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On Human Capital Formation with Exit Options: Comment and New Results

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1903, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1648
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 45 (318,217)

Abstract:

human capital formation, migration, economic volatility

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Gerontocracy Revisited: Unilateral Transfer to the Young may Benefit the Middle-Aged

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 500
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Aug 2001
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 44 (318,217)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Intergenerational Goods, Education, Land, Gerontocracy

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Citation 1

International Migration of Couples

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8352
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
Martin Junge, Martin Munk and Panu Poutvaara
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, Danish National Institute of Social Research (SFI) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 6 (522,301)
Citation 1

Abstract:

international migration, family migration, education, gender differences, dual-earner couples

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Comment on Education Returns of Wage Earners and Self-Employed Workers

Published as "Education returns of wage earners and self-employed workers: Comment" in Economics of Education Review 28, 641-644, 2009, IFN Working Paper No. 762
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2017
Henrik Jordahl, Panu Poutvaara and Juha Tuomala
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Government of the Republic of Finland - Government Institute for Economic Research (VATT)
Downloads 33 (362,772)
Citation 2

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Education, Entrepreneurship, Human capital, EGIV estimator

Self‐Selection of Emigrants: Theory and Evidence on Stochastic Dominance in Observable and Unobservable Characteristics

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9434
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
George J. Borjas, Ilpo Kauppinen and Panu Poutvaara
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Government of the Republic of Finland - Government Institute for Economic Research (VATT) and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 7 (517,168)

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international migration, Roy model, self-selection

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Should Old-Age Benefits Be Earnings-Tested?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2616
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Niku Määttänen and Panu Poutvaara
ETLA, Research Institute of the Finnish Economy and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 31 (355,741)
Citation 1

Abstract:

social security, retirement, means-testing

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Rent Taxation and its Intertemporal Welfare Effects in a Small Open Economy

CESifo Working Paper No. 2158
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Marko Koethenbuerger and Panu Poutvaara
ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 26 (373,889)

Abstract:

rent taxes, capitalization, transitional dynamics, labor supply, asset prices

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Rent Taxation in a Small Open Economy: The Effect on Transitional Generations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2559
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Marko Koethenbuerger and Panu Poutvaara
ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 25 (381,768)

Abstract:

rent taxes, capitalization, transitional dynamics, labor supply, asset prices

Returns to Office in National and Local Politics

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10003
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Kaisa Kotakorpi, Panu Poutvaara and Marko Terviö
University of Turku - Department of Economics, University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Aalto University
Downloads 7 (517,168)

Abstract:

returns to office, elections, regression discontinuity

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Social Security Reform and Investment in Education: Is There Scope for a Pareto Improvement?

Economica, Vol. 73, No. 290, pp. 299-319, May 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 May 2006
Marko Koethenbuerger and Panu Poutvaara
ETH Zurich - Department of Management, Technology and Economics and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 14 (459,843)
Citation 1
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Is There Scope for Gains from Revenue-Neutral Labor Tax Reforms with Flexible Outsourcing?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3984
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Erkki Koskela and Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 12 (449,536)
Citation 3

Abstract:

flexible outsourcing, wage bargaining, employment, tax-revenue neutral labor tax reforms

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Public and Private Education in an Integrated Europe: Studying to Migrate and Teaching to Stay?

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 110, Issue 3, pp. 591-608, September 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Sep 2008
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics
Downloads 3 (512,280)
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Bitterness in Life and Attitudes Towards Immigration

SOEPpaper No. 800
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Dec 2015
Panu Poutvaara and Max Friedrich Steinhardt
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics and Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWI)
Downloads 0 (413,909)

Abstract:

Immigration, bitterness, native attitudes

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Alternative Tax Constitutions and Risky Education in a Federation

Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 31, No. 2-3, pp. 355-377, 2001
Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Economics

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Fiscal federalism, Tax competition, Optimal taxation, Education subsidies, Tax constitution

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Why to Invest in your Neighbor? Social Contract on Educational Investment

International Tax and Public Finance, Forthcoming
Posted: 18 Jun 2001
Vesa Kanniainen and Panu Poutvaara
University of Helsinki - Department of Political and Economic Studies and University of Helsinki - Department of Economics

Abstract:

Externalities in education, complementarity, social contract, tax competition