Norman Gemmell

Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School

Chair in Public Finance

PO Box 600

Wellington 6140

New Zealand

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

36

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Tax Structure and the Incidence on the Poor in Developing Countries

CREDIT Research Paper No. 03/18
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Mar 2004
Norman Gemmell and Oliver Morrissey
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham - Development Economics
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2.

The Tax Gap: A Methodological Review

Advances in Taxation, Vol 20, December 2012, pp. 203-231, Victoria University of Wellington School of Business Working Paper No. 09/2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Jan 2013
Norman Gemmell and John Hasseldine
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and Nottingham University Business School
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Taxpayers' Behavioural Responses and Measures of Tax Compliance 'Gaps': A Critique

Victoria University of Wellington Working Paper in Public Finance No. 11/2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Jan 2014
Norman Gemmell and John Hasseldine
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics
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Does the Composition of Government Expenditure Matter for Long-Run GDP Levels?

Victoria University of Wellington Public Finance Working Paper No. 10
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Aug 2014
Norman Gemmell, Richard Kneller and Ismael Sanz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
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government expenditure composition, fiscal policy, GDP

Does the Composition of Government Expenditure Matter for Long‐Run GDP Levels?

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 78, Issue 4, pp. 522-547, 2016
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Jul 2016
Norman Gemmell, Richard Kneller and Ismael Sanz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
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5.

The Growth Effects of Tax Rate in the OECD

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Apr 2013
Norman Gemmell, Richard Kneller and Ismael Sanz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
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marginal tax rates, average tax rates, personal tax, corporate tax, GDP growth

6.

Fiscal Policy and Growth with Complementarities and Constraints on Government

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 11-018
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Florian Misch, Norman Gemmell and Richard Kneller
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Imperfect Knowledge, Economic Growth, Productive Public Spending, Optimal Fiscal Policy

7.

Estimating Firm-Level Effective Tax Rates and the User Cost of Capital in New Zealand

Victoria University of Wellington Working Paper in Public Finance No. 12/2013
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Jan 2014
Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Government of New Zealand - Treasury
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8.

Growth and Welfare Maximization in Models of Public Finance and Endogenous Growth

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 11-041
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Florian Misch, Norman Gemmell and Richard Kneller
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Economic Growth, Productive Public Spending, Optimal Fiscal Policy

9.

Average Marginal Income Tax Rates in New Zealand, 1907-2009

Victoria University of Wellington Public Finance Working Paper No. 01/2012
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jan 2013
University of Auckland, Harvard University - Department of Economics, New Zealand Treasury, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, Harvard Management Company and New Zealand Treasury
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Average marginal tax rates, New Zealand

10.

Government Size, Fiscal Policy and the Level and Growth of Output: A Review of Recent Evidence

Victoria University of Wellington Business School Working Paper No. 10/2012
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Jan 2013
Norman Gemmell and Joey Au
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and The New Zealand Treasury
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Abstract:

fiscal policy, government expenditure taxation, economic growth

11.

The Revenue Responsiveness of Consumption Taxes

Economic Record, Vol. 78, pp. 186-194, 2002
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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12.

Corporate Taxation and Productivity Catch-Up: Evidence from European Firms

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Apr 2013
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos and Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM)
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Abstract:

productivity, taxation, convergence

13.

Measuring Revenue-Maximising Elasticities of Taxable Income: Evidence for the US Income Tax

Victoria University of Wellington Working Paper in Public Finance No. 02/2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Jan 2014
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
Victoria University of Wellington and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Abstract:

Income Tax Revenue; Elasticity of taxable income; revenue elasticity, Laffer Curve

14.

Estimating Firm-Level Effective Marginal Tax Rates and the User Cost of Capital in New Zealand

Motu Working Paper 13-14
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2014
Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Government of New Zealand - Treasury
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User cost of capital, tax reform, EMTR, New Zealand

15.

Distribution and Poverty Impacts of Tax Structure Reform in Developing Countries: How Little we Know

Development Policy Review, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 131-144, March 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Feb 2005
Norman Gemmell and Oliver Morrissey
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham - Development Economics
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The Built-in Flexibility of Income and Consumption Taxes in New Zealand

Australian Economic Papers, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 459-474, December 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Dec 2004
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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17.

Pensions, Savings and Housing: A Life-Cycle Framework with Policy Simulations

Victoria University of Wellington Public Finance Working Paper No. 01/2015
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Feb 2015
John Creedy, Norman Gemmell and Grant M. Scobie
Victoria University of Wellington, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and Government of New Zealand - Treasury
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Savings; Housing; Retirement; Intertemporal elasticity of substitution; rate of interest; taxation

Using Surveys of Business Perceptions as a Guide to Growth-Enhancing Fiscal Reforms

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 13-012
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
Florian Misch, Norman Gemmell and Richard Kneller
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Economic Growth, Fiscal Policy, Imperfectly Informed Governments, Business Perceptions, Diagnostics, Subjective Data

Using Surveys of Business Perceptions as a Guide to Growth-Enhancing Fiscal Reforms

Victoria University of Wellington Business School Working Paper No. 04/2014
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 Feb 2014
Florian Misch, Norman Gemmell and Richard Kneller
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Economic Growth, Fiscal Policy, Business Perceptions, Diagnostics

Using Surveys of Business Perceptions as a Guide to Growth‐Enhancing Fiscal Reforms

Economics of Transition, Vol. 22, Issue 4, pp. 683-725, 2014
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Aug 2014
Florian Misch, Norman Gemmell and Richard Kneller
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Economic growth, fiscal policy, business perceptions, diagnostics

19.

The Built-in Flexibility of Income and Consumption Taxes

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 16, pp. 509-532, 2002
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jan 2003
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Tax Perceptions and Preferences Over Tax Structure in the United Kingdom

Economic Journal, Vol. 114, pp. F117-F138, February 2004
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Apr 2004
Norman Gemmell, Oliver Morrissey and Abuzer Pinar
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham - Development Economics and Ankara University
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Complementarity in Models of Public Finance and Endogenous Growth

Victoria University of Wellington Working Paper in Public Finance No. 1/2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Jan 2014
Florian Misch, Norman Gemmell and Richard Kneller
Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Complementarity, Economic Growth, Productive Public Spending, Optimal Fiscal Policy

22.

The Distribution of Income and Fiscal Incidence by Age and Gender: Some Evidence from New Zealand

Victoria University of Wellington Working Paper in Public Finance No. 10/2013
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Jan 2014
Omar Aziz, Norman Gemmell and Athene Laws
Government of New Zealand - Treasury, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and Victoria University of Wellington
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23.

Regression Estimates of the Elasticity of Taxable Income and the Choice of Instrument

Victoria University of Wellington School of Business Working Paper No. 03/2012
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jan 2013
Simon Carey, John Creedy, Norman Gemmell and Josh Teng
The New Zealand Treasury, University of Melbourne - Department of Economics, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and New Zealand Inland Revenue Department
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24.

Revenue-Maximising Elasticities of Taxable Income in Multi-Rate Income Tax Structures

Victoria University of Wellington Business School Working Paper No. 05/2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Jan 2013
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Abstract:

Income Tax Revenue, elasticity of taxable income, revenue elasticity

25.

The Prices of Goods and Services in New Zealand: An International Comparison

Victoria University of Wellington Working Papers in Public Finance, Working Paper 06/2014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Norman Gemmell
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Price levels, Purchasing power parity, New Zealand, Tradables, Non-tradables

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Explaining International Differences in the Prices of Tradables and Non-Tradables (with a New Zealand Perspective)

Victoria University of Wellington Working Papers in Public Finance, Working Paper 08/2014
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Rod Falvey and Norman Gemmell
Bond University - Department of Economics and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Price levels, Purchasing power parity, New Zealand, Tradables, Non-tradables,

27.

Measuring Revenue Responses to Tax Rate Changes in Multi-Rate Income Tax Systems: Behavioural and Structural Factors

International Tax and Public Finance, Forthcoming, Victoria University of Wellington School of Business Working Paper No. 04/2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Jan 2013
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Income Tax Revenue, elasticity of taxable income, revenue elasticity

28.

Can Automatic Tax Increases Pay for the Public Spending Effects of Population Ageing in New Zealand?

Victoria University of Wellington Working Paper in Public Finance No. 03/2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Jan 2014
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Income Redistribution and Direct Taxes and Transfers in New Zealand

Australian Economic Review, Vol. 43, Issue 1, pp. 39-51, March 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
John Creedy, Jamas Enright, Norman Gemmell and Nick McNabb
University of Melbourne - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Timing and Persistence of Fiscal Policy Impacts on Growth: Evidence from OECD Countries

The Economic Journal, Vol. 121, Issue 550, pp. F33-F58, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Feb 2011
Norman Gemmell, Richard Kneller and Ismael Sanz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
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Taxation and the User Cost of Capital

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 31, Issue 1, pp. 201-225, 2017
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jan 2017
John Creedy and Norman Gemmell
Victoria University of Wellington and Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School
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Corporate taxation, User cost

32.

Income and Fiscal Incidence by Age and Gender: Some Evidence from New Zealand

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 62, Issue 3, pp. 534-558, 2016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Aug 2016
Omar Aziz, Norman Gemmell and Athene Laws
Government of New Zealand - Treasury, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and Victoria University of Wellington
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age, fiscal incidence, gender, income redistribution, New Zealand

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The Growth Effects of Tax Rates in the OECD

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 47, Issue 4, pp. 1217-1255, 2014,
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Norman Gemmell, Richard Kneller and Ismael Sanz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
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Estimating the Elasticity of Taxable Income in New Zealand

Economic Record, Vol. 91, Issue 292, pp. 54-78, 2015
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Mar 2015
Simon Carey, John Creedy, Norman Gemmell and Josh Teng
The New Zealand Treasury, Victoria University of Wellington, Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and New Zealand Inland Revenue Department
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Fiscal Decentralization and Economic Growth: Spending Versus Revenue Decentralization

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 51, Issue 4, pp. 1915-1931, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Aug 2013
Norman Gemmell, Richard Kneller and Ismael Sanz
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
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Technology Transfer and External Shocks: Developing Country Growth from 1960 to 1990

GEP Research Paper No. 2002/05
Posted: 22 Jul 2003
Norman Gemmell and Richard Kneller
Victoria University of Wellington - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham

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