Norman Gemmell

Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School

Chair in Public Finance

PO Box 600

Wellington 6140

New Zealand

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka
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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham - Development Economics
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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and Nottingham University Business School
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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
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government expenditure composition, fiscal policy, GDP

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics
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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 - Te Herenga Waka - 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

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - 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

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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 Business School, Harvard University - Department of Economics, New Zealand Treasury, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School, Circle Internet Financial and New Zealand Treasury
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Average marginal tax rates, New Zealand

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

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

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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
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Economic Growth, Productive Public Spending, Optimal Fiscal Policy

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and The New Zealand Treasury
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fiscal policy, government expenditure taxation, economic growth

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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
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Imperfect Knowledge, Economic Growth, Productive Public Spending, Optimal Fiscal Policy

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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 - Te Herenga Waka and Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School
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Income Tax Revenue; Elasticity of taxable income; revenue elasticity, Laffer Curve

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School, University of Nottingham and Government of New Zealand - Treasury
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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
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - 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
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Economic Growth, Fiscal Policy, Business Perceptions, Diagnostics

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Microsimulation Analysis of Optimal Income Tax Reforms: An Application to New Zealand

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 7/18
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 May 2018
John Creedy, Norman Gemmell, Nicolas Herault and Penny Mok
Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School, Bordeaux School of Economics and Government of New Zealand - Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment
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optimal taxation, tax reform, behavioural microsimulation, social welfare function, money metric utility

17.

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
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham
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Complementarity, Economic Growth, Productive Public Spending, Optimal Fiscal Policy

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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 - Te Herenga Waka, Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and Government of New Zealand - Treasury
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Savings; Housing; Retirement; Intertemporal elasticity of substitution; rate of interest; taxation

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - 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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School
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Price levels, Purchasing power parity, New Zealand, Tradables, Non-tradables,

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School
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Income Tax Revenue, elasticity of taxable income, revenue elasticity

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and New Zealand Inland Revenue Department
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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School
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Income Tax Revenue, elasticity of taxable income, revenue elasticity

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School
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Do Local Property Taxes Affect New Building Development? Results from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in New Zealand

Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics February 2019, Volume 58, Issue 2, pp 310–333
Posted: 08 May 2019
Norman Gemmell, Arthur Grimes and Mark Skidmore
Victoria University of Wellington - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics

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Property taxes; Land tax; Development contributions; Impact fees; Property development

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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 - Te Herenga Waka - Victoria Business School and University of Nottingham

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