Tomer Blumkin

Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics

P.O. Box 39040

Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv, 69978

Israel

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics

Beer-Sheva 84105

Israel

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (25)

Are Income and Consumption Taxes Ever Really Equivalent? Evidence from a Real-Effort Experiment with Real Goods

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2194
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Jan 2008
Tomer Blumkin, Bradley J. Ruffle and Yosef Ganun
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, McMaster University and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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experimental economics, tax equivalence, income tax, consumption tax, behavioral economics

Are Income and Consumption Taxes Ever Really Equivalent? Evidence from a Real-Effort Experiment with Real Goods

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5145
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Aug 2010
Tomer Blumkin, Bradley J. Ruffle and Yosef Ganun
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, McMaster University and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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experimental economics, tax equivalence, income tax, consumption tax, behavioral economics

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The Role of Stigma in the Design of Welfare Programs

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2305
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 May 2008
Tomer Blumkin, Yoram Y. Margalioth and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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welfare, take up, targeting, inequality, stigma

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Deserving Poor and the Desirability of Minimum Wage Rules

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4721
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Apr 2014
Tomer Blumkin and Leif Danziger
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
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redistribution, minimum wage, efficient rationing

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Estate Taxation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 558
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Sep 2001
Tomer Blumkin and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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The Signaling Role of Corporate Social Responsibility

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4962
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Tomer Blumkin, Yoram Y. Margalioth and Adi Sharoni
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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signaling, corporate social responsibility, public goods, Pigouvian taxation

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On the Desirability of Taxing Charitable Contributions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1900
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Feb 2007
Tomer Blumkin and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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optimal taxation, re-distribution, charitable contributions, inequality

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Minimum Wage with Optimal Income Taxation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1125
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Aug 2004
Efraim Sadka and Tomer Blumkin
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Ideological Polarization, Sticky Information, and Policy Reforms

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1274
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Oct 2004
Volker Grossmann and Tomer Blumkin
University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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ideological polarization, sticky information, partisanship, policy reform

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A Case for Taxing Education

CESifo Working Paper No. 1440
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Apr 2005
Tomer Blumkin and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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optimal taxation, re-distribution, education, inequality

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Incorporating Affirmative Action into the Welfare State

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2003
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jun 2007
Tomer Blumkin, Yoram Y. Margalioth and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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affirmative action, optimal taxation, tagging

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Labor Migration and the Case for Flat Tax

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3471
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Jun 2011
Tomer Blumkin, Efraim Sadka and Yotam Shem-Tov
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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flat tax, re-distribution, migration, tax-competition

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Taxing Children: The Re-Distributive Role of Child Benefits - Revisited

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2970
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Mar 2010
Tomer Blumkin, Yoram Y. Margalioth and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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child allowance, re-distribution, means-testing, universal, tagging, optimal taxation

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On Vertically Challenged and Horizontal Equity - Reassessing Anti-Discrimination Rules

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1125
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 May 2004
Tomer Blumkin, Yoram Y. Margalioth and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Discrimination, optimal taxation, horizontal equity

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International Tax Competition: Zero Tax Rate at the Top Re-Established

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3820
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 May 2012
Tomer Blumkin, Efraim Sadka and Yotam Shem-Tov
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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tax competition, migration, zero marginal tax at the top

Optimal Wage Redistribution in the Presence of Adverse Selection in the Labor Market

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4938
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Sep 2014
Spencer Bastani, Tomer Blumkin and Luca Micheletto
Linnaeus University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and University of Milan
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adverse selection, labor market, optimal taxation, pooling, redistribution

Optimal Wage Redistribution in the Presence of Adverse Selection in the Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9154
Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Spencer Bastani, Tomer Blumkin and Luca Micheletto
Linnaeus University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Bocconi University
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adverse selection, labor market, optimal taxation, pooling, redistribution

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Firm Productivity Dispersion and the Matching Role of Ui Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1733
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Tomer Blumkin, Yossi Hadar and Eran Yashiv
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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productivity, heterogeneity, UI policy, endogenous assortative matching, search

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Anti-Discrimination Legislation and the Efficiency-Enhancing Role of Mandatory Parental Leave

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5917
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jun 2016
Spencer Bastani, Tomer Blumkin and Luca Micheletto
Linnaeus University - Department of Economics and Statistics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Bocconi University
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anti-discrimination, adverse selection, parental leave, efficiency

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The Desirability of Workfare as a Welfare Ordea Revisited

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5130
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Tomer Blumkin, Yoram Y. Margalioth and Efraim Sadka
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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workfare, welfare, means-testing, misreporting, utility maintenance

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Deserving Poor and the Desirability of a Minimum Wage

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8418
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Sep 2014
Tomer Blumkin and Leif Danziger
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
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deserving poor, minimum wage, redistribution, efficient rationing, negative marginal tax rate

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Transparency Gloves for Grabbing Hands? Politics and (Mis)Governance

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3668
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Jul 2003
Tomer Blumkin and Mark Gradstein
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
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Political corruption, transparency, democracy

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Leveraging Wage Subsidies to Facilitate Fair Wages and Increase Social Welfare

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6597
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Tomer Blumkin, Haim Pinhas and Ro'i Zultan
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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wage subsidies, welfare, gift exchange, tax incidence

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The Signaling Role of Charitable Contributions by Businesses: A Tax Policy Perspective

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6106
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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public goods, Pigouvian taxation, warm glow, signaling

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Efficient Unemployment Insurance Time Path

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3810
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Apr 2003
Tomer Blumkin, Yossi Hadar and Eran Yashiv
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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UI, benefit duration, technology dispersion, search, matching

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The Effects of Permanent Income Tax Cuts on Emigration from Israel

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6095
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Bank of Israel - Research Department
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permanent tax cut, emigration

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Optimal Unemployment Benefit Policy and the Firm Productivity Distribution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5931
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Jun 2016
Tomer Blumkin, Leif Danziger and Eran Yashiv
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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unemployment benefit policy, declining unemployment benefits, productivity distribution, skewness, dispersion