Dirk Van de Gaer

Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics

Hoveniersberg 24

Gent, 9000

Belgium

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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Empirical Approaches to Inequality of Opportunity: Principles, Measures, and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6672
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Jun 2012
Xavier Ramos and Dirk Van de Gaer
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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equality of opportunity, measurement, compensation, responsibility, effort, circumstances

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Consequences of Specification Error for Distributional Analysis with an Application to Intergenerational Mobility

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Dec 2001
Donal O'Neill, Olive Sweetman and Dirk Van de Gaer
National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) - Department of Economics, National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) - Department of Economics and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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Specification Error, Mobility, Conditional Distribution

A Comparison of Optimal Tax Policies When Compensation or Responsibility Matter

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 12/2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Feb 2010
Laurence Jacquet and Dirk Van de Gaer
Catholic University of Louvain - Economic & Social Research Institute (IRES) and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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Optimal income taxation, equality of opportunity, heterogeneous preferences for labor

A Comparison of Optimal Tax Policies When Compensation or Responsibility Matter

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2997
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Apr 2010
Laurence Jacquet and Dirk Van de Gaer
Catholic University of Louvain - Economic & Social Research Institute (IRES) and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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optimal income taxation, equality of opportunity, heterogeneous preferences for labor

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Measurement of Inequality of Opportunity Based on Counterfactuals

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9582
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Dec 2015
Dirk Van de Gaer and Xavier Ramos
Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
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counterfactuals, inequality measurement, opportunities

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Children's Health Opportunities and Project Evaluation: Mexico's Oportunidades Program

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6345
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Dirk Van de Gaer, Joost Vandenbossche and Jose Luis Figueroa
Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Disease Control & Prevention, Gender and Law, Primary Education, Street Children

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Is Inequality of Opportunity Robust to the Measurement Approach?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11157
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Xavier Ramos and Dirk Van de Gaer
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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equality of opportunity, measurement, ex-ante, ex-post, direct approach, indirect approach, responsibility, effort, income, EU-SILC

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Inequality and Growth: From Micro Theory to Macro Empirics

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 54, No. 4, pp. 508-530, September 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Aug 2007
Niko Gobbin, Glenn Rayp and Dirk Van de Gaer
Ghent University-Universiteit Gent, Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of General Economics and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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History Dependent Growth Incidence: A Characterization and an Application to the Economic Crisis in Italy

SERIES Working Papers n. 45
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Flaviana Palmisano and Dirk Van de Gaer
University of Bari and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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Individual income growth, pro-poor growth, economic crisis

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Growth, Mobility and Social Welfare

SOEPpaper No. 988
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 Nov 2018
Dirk Van de Gaer and Flaviana Palmisano
Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics and University of Bari
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intertemporal growth, mobility, income streams, time horizon

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Upward Structural Mobility, Exchange Mobility, and Subgroup Consistent Mobility Measurement: U.S.-German Mobility Rankings Revisited

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 57, No. 1, pp. 1-22, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Christian Schluter and Dirk Van de Gaer
University of Southampton - Division of Economics and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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Approaches to Inequality of Opportunity: Principles, Measures and Evidence

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 30, Issue 5, pp. 855-883, 2016
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Oct 2016
Xavier Ramos and Dirk Van de Gaer
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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Circumstances, Compensation, Effort, Equality of Opportunity, Measurement, Responsibility

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Inequality Adjusted Income Growth

Economica, Vol. 79, Issue 316, pp. 747-765, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Thomas Demuynck and Dirk Van de Gaer
Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Campus Kortrijk (KULAK) - Subfaculty of Economics and Applied Economics and Ghent University-Universiteit Gent - Department of Social Economics
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