André Decoster

Department of Economics KU Leuven

Prof.

Naamsestraat 69

Leuven, B-3000

Belgium

http://www.andredecoster.be

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

The Gini Coefficient Reveals More

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Sep 2005
Peter J. Lambert and André Decoster
University of Oregon - Department of Economics and Department of Economics KU Leuven
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Gini Coefficient, Inequality Decomposition, Gini Residuel

Empirical Welfare Analysis in Random Utility Models of Labour Supply

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Department of Economics Discussion Paper No. 10.30
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Nov 2010
André Decoster and Peter Haan
Department of Economics KU Leuven and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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Welfare Measures, Labour Supply, Random Utility, Preference Heterogeneity

Empirical Welfare Analysis in Random Utility Models of Labour Supply

SOEPpaper No. 340
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jan 2011
André Decoster and Peter Haan
Department of Economics KU Leuven and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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Welfare measures, labour supply, random utility, preference heterogeneity

Empirical Welfare Analysis in Random Utility Models of Labour Supply

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5301
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
André Decoster and Peter Haan
Department of Economics KU Leuven and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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welfare measures, labour supply, random utility, preference heterogeneity

Empirical Welfare Analysis in Random Utility Models of Labour Supply

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1074
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2010
André Decoster and Peter Haan
Department of Economics KU Leuven and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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Welfare measures, labour supply, random utility, preference heterogeneity

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The Evolution of Global Inequality: Absolute, Relative and Intermediate Views

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Apr 2011
Kristof Bosmans, Koen Decancq and André Decoster
Maastricht University, University of Antwerp and Department of Economics KU Leuven
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global inequality, intermediate inequality, Lorenz dominance

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How Stimulating is the Flat Tax? Does the Flat Tax Earn Itself Back?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Mar 2008
André Decoster and Kristian Orsini
Department of Economics KU Leuven and KU Leuven
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flat tax, labour supply, microsimulation

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The Evolution of World Inequality in Well-Being

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Feb 2007
Koen Decancq, André Decoster and Erik Schokkaert
University of Antwerp, Department of Economics KU Leuven and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL)
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Multidimensional Inequality Measurement, Index of Well-being, Inter-country Inequality

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Why and How to Construct a Genuine Belgian Price Index of House Sales

CES Discussion Paper No. 05.15
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Sep 2005
André Decoster and Kris De Swerdt
Department of Economics KU Leuven and KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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Hedonic house price index, hedonic regression, house price inflation

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A Belgian Flat Income Tax: Effects on Labour Supply and Income Distribution

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Feb 2009
André Decoster, Kris De Swerdt and Kristian Orsini
Department of Economics KU Leuven, KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB) and KU Leuven
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Indirect Taxes and Social Policy: Distributional Impact of Alternative Financing of Social Security

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Oct 2007
André Decoster, Kris De Swerdt and Gerlinde Verbist
Department of Economics KU Leuven, KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB) and University of Antwerp
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Welfare Effects of Alternative Financing of Social Security: Some Calculations for Belgium

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 May 2008
KU Leuven - HIVA - Research Institute for Work and Society, Department of Economics KU Leuven, KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB) and KU Leuven
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microsimulation, social security contributions, demand system, indirect taxes, labour supply

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A Bird's Eye View on 20 Years of Tax-Benefit Reforms in Belgium

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Apr 2015
Department of Economics KU Leuven, University of Liège - Department of Economics, University of Antwerp - Centrum voor Sociaal Beleid, KU Leuven - Center for Economic Studies and University of Antwerp
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Labour supply, Marginal Cost of Public Funds, Microsimulation, Redistribution, Taxation, Tax-Benefit system

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Maternal Employment: The Impact of Triple Rationing in Childcare in Flanders

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 May 2013
University of Antwerp - Centrum voor Sociaal Beleid, KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) - Center for Economic Studies-v, Department of Economics KU Leuven, Maastricht University - Top Institute for Evidence Based Education Research (TIER) and University of Antwerp
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Labor supply, Childcare, Microsimulation

A Bounded Index Test to Make Robust Heterogeneous Welfare Comparisons

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Sep 2005
André Decoster and Erwin Ooghe
Department of Economics KU Leuven and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Center for Economic Studies
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Heterogenous Welfare Comparisons, Equivalence Scales, Dominance

A Bounded Index Test to Make Robust Heterogeneous Welfare Comparisons

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 361-376, September 2006
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
André Decoster and Erwin Ooghe
Department of Economics KU Leuven and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Center for Economic Studies
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A Switch from Joint to Individual Taxation is Welfare Improving

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1175
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Jan 2012
André Decoster and Peter Haan
Department of Economics KU Leuven and DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
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Taxation of couples, welfare measures, labour supply, preference heterogeneity

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Labour Market Responses of Survival Pensioners: Estimating a Labour Supply Model and Predicting the Effect of the Reform

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
André Decoster, Kristian Orsini and Guy Van Camp
Department of Economics KU Leuven, KU Leuven and KU Leuven - Center for Economic Studies
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Tax-benefit Systems, Microsimulation, Household Labour Supply

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Enriching Income Data with Expenditure Information: A Semi-Parametric Imputation Technique

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 May 2008
André Decoster and Kris De Swerdt
Department of Economics KU Leuven and KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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Nonparametric Welfare Analysis for Discrete Choice: Levels and Differences of Individual and Social Welfare

CESifo Working Paper No. 9071
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 May 2021
KU Leuven, KU Leuven, KU Leuven and Department of Economics KU Leuven
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How Progressive are Indirect Taxes in Russia?

Economics of Transition, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 705-729, October 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
André Decoster
Department of Economics KU Leuven
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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 EconomicsUniversity College Dublin (UCD), 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 EconomicsUniversity of Mannheim - Department of Economics
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welfare measures, preference heterogeneity, labor supply, Beyond GDP

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The Relativity of Decreasing Inequality between Countries

Economica, Vol. 81, Issue 322, pp. 276-292, 2014
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Mar 2014
Kristof Bosmans, Koen Decancq and André Decoster
Maastricht University, University of Antwerp and Department of Economics KU Leuven
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