Olivier Bargain

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

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University College Dublin (UCD)

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1.

Public Sector Pay Gap in France: New Evidence Using Panel Data

IZA Working Paper No. 3427
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 May 2008
Olivier Bargain and Blaise Melly
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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wage gap, public sector, selection, fixed effects, quantile regression

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Is Informality Bad? Evidence from Brazil, Mexico and South Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4711
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Olivier Bargain and Prudence Kwenda
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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quantile regression, earnings differential, informal sector, salary work, self-employed, fixed effects model

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The Informal Sector Wage Gap: New Evidence Using Quantile Estimations on Panel Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4286
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
Olivier Bargain and Prudence Kwenda
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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wage gap, informal sector, quantile regression, fixed effects model, selection

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Happy Taxpayers? Income Taxation and Well-Being

SOEPpaper No. 526
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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subjective well-being, taxation, public goods

Happy Taxpayers? Income Taxation and Well-Being

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6999
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Nov 2012
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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subjective well-being, taxation, public goods

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Minimum Wages and the Gender Gap in Pay. Evidence from the UK and Ireland

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series 2016-02
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Jan 2016
Olivier Bargain, Karina Doorley and Philippe Van Kerm
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, ESRI and Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
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gender wage gap, minimum wages, distribution regression, UK, Ireland

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Caught in the Trap? The Disincentive Effect of Social Assistance

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4291
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
Olivier Bargain and Karina Doorley
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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regression discontinuity, welfare, social assistance, labor supply

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Labor Supply Elasticities in Europe and the US

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5820
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Jul 2011
Olivier Bargain, Kristian Orsini and Andreas Peichl
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, KU Leuven and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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household labor supply, elasticity, taxation, Europe, US

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Cooperative Models in Action: Simulation of a Nash-Bargaining Model of Household Labor Supply with Taxation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1480
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Feb 2005
Olivier Bargain and Nicolas Moreau
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Université Laval - Département d'Économique
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collective model, Nash-bargaining model, intrahousehold allocation, household labor supply, tax reform, microsimulation

Tax-Benefit Systems in Europe and the US: Between Equity and Efficiency

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3534
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 Aug 2011
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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social preferences, redistribution, optimal income taxation, labor supply

Tax-Benefit Systems in Europe and the US: Between Equity and Efficiency

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5440
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Jan 2011
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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social preferences, redistribution, optimal income taxation, labor supply

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Tax Policy and Income Inequality in the U.S., 1978-2009: A Decomposition Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5910
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Aug 2011
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Cologne - Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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tax policy, inequality, redistribution, political economy, Great Recession

Comparing Labor Supply Elasticities in Europe and the US: New Results

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6735
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Olivier Bargain, Kristian Orsini and Andreas Peichl
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, KU Leuven and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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household labor supply, elasticity, taxation, Europe, US

Comparing Labor Supply Elasticities in Europe and the US: New Results

SOEPpaper No. 525
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
Olivier Bargain, Kristian Orsini and Andreas Peichl
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, KU Leuven and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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household labor supply, elasticity, taxation, Europe, US

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On Modeling Household Labor Supply with Taxation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1455
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Olivier Bargain
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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multinomial logit, household labor supply, taxation, microsimulation, unitary model, collective model

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Is the Collective Model of Labor Supply Useful for Tax Policy Analysis? A Simulation Exercise

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1451; CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1052; CIRPEE Working Paper No. 03-08
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Jan 2005
Nicolas Moreau and Olivier Bargain
Université Laval - Département d'Économique and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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A Theory of Child Targeting

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2669
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Olivier Bargain and Olivier Donni
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Cergy-Pontoise - THEMA
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commodity taxation, child benefit, targeting, intrahousehold distribution, social welfare, paternalism, labeling

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Fiscal Union in Europe? Redistributive and Stabilising Effects of an EU Tax-Benefit System

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6585
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, ifo Institute – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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European income tax, automatic stabilisation, fiscal union

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Partisan Tax Policy and Income Inequality in the U.S., 1979-2007

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7190
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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tax policy, inequality, redistribution, partisan politics, political economy

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As SIMPL As That: Introducing a Tax-Benefit Microsimulation Model for Poland

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2988
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Sep 2007
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Warsaw - Department of Economics and Business, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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microsimulation, tax and benefit systems, income distribution, Poland

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Tax Policy and Income Inequality in the U.S., 1979-2007

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 14-001
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Jan 2014
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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Tax policy, Inequality, Redistribution, Partisan Politics, Political Economy

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Female Labor Supply and Divorce: New Evidence from Ireland

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4959
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Jun 2010
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland and Yale University
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divorce law, natural experiment, labor supply, fixed effects, propensity score

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'Making Work Pay' in a Rationed Labor Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2033
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Mar 2006
Olivier Bargain, Marco Caliendo, Peter Haan and Kristian Orsini
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Potsdam, DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research and KU Leuven
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tax-benefit systems, microsimulation, household labor supply, multinomial

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Earnings Differences between Chinese and Indian Wage Earners, 1987-2004

IZA Working Paper No. 3284
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 May 2008
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Aston University - Aston Business School, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
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returns to education, earnings, India, China, quantile regression, Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition

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Remittances and Child Labour in Africa: Evidence from Burkina Faso

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8007
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Olivier Bargain and Delphine Boutin
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and EDHEC Business School
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remittances, migration, child labour, Africa

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Normative Evaluation of Tax Policies: From Households to Individuals

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1441
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Olivier Bargain
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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collective model, intrahousehold distribution, social welfare, household labor supply, microsimulation, tax reform

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The Distributional Effects of Tax-Benefit Policies Under New Labour: A Shapley Decomposition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4296
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
Olivier Bargain
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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tax-benefit policy, inequality, poverty, Shapley decomposition, microsimulation

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Analysing the Effects of Tax-Benefit Reforms on Income Distribution: A Decomposition Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3078
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Nov 2007
Olivier Bargain and Tim Callan
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland
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tax-benefit policy, inequality, poverty, decomposition, microsimulation

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Beans for Breakfast? How Exportable is the British Workfare Model?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2025
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Kristian Orsini and Olivier Bargain
KU Leuven and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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tax-benefit systems, in-work benefits, microsimulation, household labor supply

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In-Work Policies in Europe: Killing Two Birds with One Stone?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1445
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Olivier Bargain and Kristian Orsini
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and KU Leuven
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tax-benefit systems, in-work benefits, microsimulation, household labor supply, multinomial logit

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Intrahousehold Distribution and Child Poverty: Theory and Evidence from Côte D’Ivoire

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6029
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Oct 2011
Olivier Bargain, Olivier Donni and Prudence Kwenda
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Cergy-Pontoise - THEMA and University College Dublin (UCD)
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collective model, consumer demand, Engel curves, Rothbarth method, cost of children, bargaining power, sharing rule, scale economies, equivalence scales, indifference scales

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Steady-State Labor Supply Elasticities: A Survey

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 13-084
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Oct 2013
Olivier Bargain and Andreas Peichl
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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household labor supply, elasticity, taxation, Europe, US

Steady-State Labor Supply Elasticities: A Survey

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7698
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Nov 2013
Olivier Bargain and Andreas Peichl
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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household labor supply, elasticity, taxation, Europe, US

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Relative Concerns of Rural-to-Urban Migrants in China

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5480
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Alpaslan Akay, Olivier Bargain and Klaus F. Zimmermann
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Harvard University
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China, relative concerns, well-being

Validating the Collective Model of Household Consumption Using Direct Evidence on Sharing

CRREP working paper serie 2018-10
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2018
Olivier Bargain, Guy Lacroix and Luca Tiberti
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval
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Collective Model, Engel Curves, Rothbarth Method, Sharing rule.

Validating the Collective Model of Household Consumption Using Direct Evidence on Sharing

Partnership for Economic Policy Working Paper No. 2018-06
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Olivier Bargain, Guy Lacroix and Luca Tiberti
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval
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Collective Model, Engel Curves, Rothbarth Method, Sharing rule

Validating the Collective Model of Household Consumption Using Direct Evidence on Sharing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11653
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2018
Olivier Bargain, Guy Lacroix and Luca Tiberti
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Université Laval - Département d'Économique and Université Laval
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sharing rule, Rothbarth Method, Engel Curves, collective model

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How Tight are Safety-Nets in Nordic Countries? Evidence from Finnish Register Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Sep 2007
Olivier Bargain, Herwig Immervoll and Heikki Viitamaki
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia and Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research
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take-up, social assistance, poverty, register data

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Putting Structure on the Rd Design: Social Transfers and Youth Inactivity in France

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7508
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Olivier Bargain and Karina Doorley
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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behavioral model, regression discontinuity, labor supply

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The Measurement of Child Costs: A Rothbarth-Type Method Consistent with Scale Economies

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4654
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Dec 2009
Olivier Bargain and Olivier Donni
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Cergy-Pontoise - THEMA
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consumer demand, collective model, Rothbarth method, cost of children, scale economies, equivalence scales, indifference scales

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The Effect of Social Benefits on Youth Employment: Combining RD and a Behavioral Model

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series 2016-12
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Sep 2016
Olivier Bargain and Karina Doorley
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and ESRI
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behavioral model, regression discontinuity, labor supply

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Distributional Consequences of Labor-Demand Shocks: The 2008-09 Recession in Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3403
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Apr 2011
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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labor demand, output shock, tax-benefit system, crisis, income distribution

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Flexible Labor Supply Models

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4281
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
Olivier Bargain
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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multinomial logit, labor supply, taxation

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The Measurement of Child Costs: Evidence from Ireland

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4672
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Jan 2010
Olivier Bargain, Olivier Donni and Monnet Gbakou
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Cergy-Pontoise - THEMA and University of Lyon 2 - Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE)
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consumer demand, collective model, sharing rule, cost of children, equivalence scales, indifference scales

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The Formal Sector Wage Premium and Firm Size for Self-Employed Workers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6604
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Cergy-Pontoise - THEMA, University College Dublin (UCD), Ecole Polytechnique, Paris - Department of Economic Sciences and National University of Ireland - University College Dublin
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informality, self-employment, Burdett and Mortensen model

Optimal Commodity Taxation and Redistribution within Households

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5608
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Olivier Bargain and Olivier Donni
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Cergy-Pontoise - THEMA
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optimal commodity taxation, targeting, intrahousehold distribution

Optimal Commodity Taxation and Redistribution within Households

Economica, Vol. 81, Issue 321, pp. 48-62, 2014
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Olivier Bargain and Olivier Donni
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Cergy-Pontoise - THEMA
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Changes in Income Distributions and the Role of Tax-Benefit Policy During the Great Recession: An International Perspective

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7737
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Olivier Bargain, Tim Callan, Karina Doorley and Claire Keane
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland, University College Dublin (UCD) and Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland
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tax-benefit policy, inequality, poverty, decomposition, microsimulation, crisis

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In-Work Transfers in Good Times and Bad: Simulations for Ireland

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4644
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Dec 2009
Olivier Bargain and Karina Doorley
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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microsimulation, working poor, welfare, labour supply, take-up

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Public Sector Wage Gaps Over the Long-Run: Evidence from Panel Administrative Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11924
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Nov 2018
Olivier Bargain, Audrey Etienne and Blaise Melly
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Aix-Marseille University and Brown University - Department of Economics
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public wage gap, unconditional quantile regression, fixed effects, incidental parameter bias, jackknife

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Back to the Future: Decomposition Analysis of Distributive Policies Using Behavioural Simulations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5226
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Olivier Bargain
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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tax-benefit policy, inequality, poverty, Shapley value decomposition, behavioural microsimulation, labour supply

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Home Sweet Home? Macroeconomic Conditions in Home Countries and the Well-Being of Migrants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7862
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jan 2014
Alpaslan Akay, Olivier Bargain and Klaus F. Zimmermann
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Harvard University
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migrants, well-being, GDP, unemployment, relative concerns/deprivation

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Distributional Consequences of Labor Demand Adjustments to a Downturn: A Model-Based Approach with Application to Germany 2008-09

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5220
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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labor demand, tax-benefit system, crisis, income distribution

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Tax-Benefit Revealed Redistributive Preferences Over Time: Ireland 1987-2005

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5221
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Olivier Bargain and Claire Keane
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland
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social preferences, optimal taxation, labour supply

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No Claim, No Pain: Measuring the Non-Take-Up of Social Assistance Using Register Data

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5355
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Dec 2010
Olivier Bargain, Herwig Immervoll and Heikki Viitamaki
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia and Government of the Republic of Finland - VATT Institute for Economic Research
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register data, take-up, social assistance, poverty

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Women's Political Participation and Intrahousehold Empowerment: Evidence from the Egyptian Arab Spring

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11534
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 May 2018
Olivier Bargain, Delphine Boutin and Hugues Champeaux
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, EDHEC Business School and Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI)
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Arab Spring, revolutions, gender, empowerment, Egypt

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'Fair' Welfare Comparisons with Heterogeneous Tastes: Subjective Versus Revealed Preferences

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10908
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Alpaslan Akay, Olivier Bargain and Holguer X. Jara
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and KU Leuven
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fair allocation, money metric, decision utility, experienced utility, labor supply, subjective well-being

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Comparing Inequality Aversion Across Countries When Labor Supply Responses Differ

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7215
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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social preferences, redistribution, optimal income taxation, labor supply

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Welfare, Labor Supply and Heterogeneous Preferences: Evidence for Europe and the US

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6102
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Nov 2011
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Department of Economics KU Leuven, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, University of Cologne, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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welfare measures, preference heterogeneity, labor supply, Beyond GDP

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Back to Bentham, Should We? Large-Scale Comparison of Experienced Versus Decision Utility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10907
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Alpaslan Akay, Olivier Bargain and Holguer X. Jara
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and KU Leuven
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decision utility, experienced utility, labor supply, subjective well-being

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Everybody's a Victim? Global Terror, Well-Being and Political Attitudes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11597
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jul 2018
Alpaslan Akay, Olivier Bargain and Ahmed Elsayed
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
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global terror, subjective well-being, media, political attitudes

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Minimum Wages and the Gender Gap in Pay: New Evidence from the UK and Ireland

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11502
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 May 2018
Olivier Bargain, Karina Doorley and Philippe Van Kerm
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University College Dublin (UCD) and Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
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gender wage gap, minimum wage, distribution regression

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Remittances and Relative Concerns in Rural China

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9163
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Department of Economics, Universidad de Costa Rica - School of Economics and Harvard University
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positional concerns, remittances, subjective well-being

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Earnings Structures, Informal Employment, and Self-Employment: New Evidence from Brazil, Mexico, and South Africa

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 57, pp. S100-S122, 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 May 2011
Olivier Bargain and Prudence Kwenda
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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self-employed, informal sector, conditional earnings differential, quartile regression, fixed effects model

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The Distributional Effects of Tax‐Benefit Policies Under New Labour: A Decomposition Approach

Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 74, Issue 6, pp. 856-874, 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Oct 2012
Olivier Bargain
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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Taxbenefit-Revealed Redistributive Preferences Over Time: Ireland 1987-2005

LABOUR, Vol. 24, pp. 141-167, 2010
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Dec 2010
Olivier Bargain and Claire Keane
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and Economic and Social Research Institute, Ireland
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Earnings Differences between Chinese and Indian Wage Earners, 1987–2004

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 55, Issue s1, pp. 562-587, July 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Jun 2009
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Aston University - Aston Business School, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
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Learning from the 'Best': The Impact of Tax-Benefit Systems in Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12017
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Jan 2019
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Essex, University College Dublin (UCD) and University of Cape Town (UCT)
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tax-benefit policy, microsimulation, inequality, poverty, Africa

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Tax Policy and Income Inequality in the United States, 1979–2007

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 53, Issue 2, pp. 1061-1085, 2015
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Feb 2015
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, World Bank, Europe and Central Asia, Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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Fiscal Union in Europe? Redistributive and Stabilizing Effects of a European Tax‐Benefit System and Fiscal Equalization Mechanism

Economic Policy, Vol. 28, Issue 75, pp. 375-422, 2013
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jul 2013
IZA Institute of Labor Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, ifo Institute – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, University of Freiburg, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, IZA Institute of Labor Economics and IZA Institute of Labor Economics
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