Lars Osberg

Dalhousie University - Department of Economics

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3J5

Canada

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Income Distribution and Social Expenditures: A Cross-National Perspective

Luxembourg Income Study Working Paper No. 350
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Sep 2003
Urban Institute, University of Wisconsin - Madison and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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Keeping in Touch: A Benefit of Public Holidays

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2089
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Joachim Merz and Lars Osberg
Research Institute on Professions and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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public holidays, social contacts, social leisure time, time allocation, time use

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An Anatomy of the Sen and Sen-Shorrocks-Thon Indices: Multiplicative Decomposability and its Subgroup Decompositions

Dalhousie Working Paper Series 1999
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Oct 1999
Kuan Xu and Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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Nobody to Play with? The Implications of Leisure Coordination

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Aug 2003
Stephen P. Jenkins and Lars Osberg
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Social Policy and Administration and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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time use, leisure, labour supply, work hours

Understanding Growth and Inequality Trends: The Role of Labour Supply in the USA and Germany

Luxembourg Income Study Working Paper No. 302
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Oct 2002
Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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Understanding Growth and Inequality Trends: The Role of Labour Supply in the USA and Germany

Canadian Public Policy, Vol. 29, January 2003
Posted: 18 Aug 2003
Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics

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The Missing Link: Data on the Demand Side of Labor Markets

Statistics Canada Working Paper 77
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jul 1996
Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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Drawing Down Retirement Savings - Do Pensions, Taxes and Government Transfers Matter Much for Optimal Decisions?

2018 Academic Research Colloquium for Financial Planning and Related Disciplines
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Sep 2017
Ryerson University - The National Institute of Aging (NIA), Independent, Human Resources and Skills Development (HRSD), Retired and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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annuity, self-managed retirement savings drawdown, taxes, government transfers, social security, comprehensive and integrated retirement planning, retirement, life-cycle model, stochastic microsimulation

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The Social Welfare Implications, Decomposability, and Geometry of the Sen Family of Poverty Indices

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Dec 2002
Kuan Xu and Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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An Index of Economic Well-Being for Selected OECD Countries

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Nov 2003
Lars Osberg and Andrew Sharpe
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Center for the Study of Living Standards
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How Should We Measure the 'Economic' Aspects of Well-Being?

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 311-336, June 2005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jun 2005
Lars Osberg and Andrew Sharpe
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Center for the Study of Living Standards
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How Should We Measure Poverty in a Changing World? Methodological Issues and Chinese Case Study

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 419-441, May 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Mar 2008
Lars Osberg and Kuan Xu
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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On the Limitations of Some Current Usages of the Gini Index

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 63, Issue 3, pp. 574-584, 2017
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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inequality, Gini, redistribution effort, Social Welfare

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The Hunger of Old Women in Rural Tanzania: Can Subjective Data Improve Poverty Measurement?

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 61, Issue 4, pp. 723-738, 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics
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elderly poverty, gendered disadvantage, intra‐household inequality, poverty measurement, subjective deprivation

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Economic Insecurity in Australia: Who is Feeling the Pinch and How?

Economic Record, Vol. 91, Issue 292, pp. 1-15, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Mar 2015
Griffith University, University of Queensland - School of Economics, Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and University of Queensland - School of Economics
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Measuring Economic Insecurity in Rich and Poor Nations

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 60, pp. S53-S76, 2014
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 May 2014
Lars Osberg and Andrew Sharpe
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Center for the Study of Living Standards
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H400, I310, economic security, social insurance, social protection, social security, vulnerability

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A Distribution-Free Test for Deprivation Dominance

Econometrics Reviews, Vol. 17, No. 4, 1998
Posted: 21 Jul 1999
Kuan Xu and Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics

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The Link between Inflation and Output Variability in Canada: A Note

Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 30, No. 2, May 1998
Posted: 12 Jan 1998
Talan Iscan and Lars Osberg
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and Dalhousie University - Department of Economics

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