Pierre Pestieau

University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics

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Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)

CORE

34 Vopie Roman Pays

Louvain la Neuve

Belgium

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1.
Downloads 406 ( 57,238)
Citation 14

Wealth Transfer Taxation: A Survey

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1061
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 304 (79,553)
Citation 14

Abstract:

Wealth Transfer Taxation: A Survey

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 394
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
Pierre Pestieau and Helmuth Cremer
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI)
Downloads 102 (216,922)
Citation 14

Abstract:

Bequests, inheritance, estate taxation

Tax Evasion, Welfare Fraud, and 'The Broken Windows' Effect: An Experiment in Belgium, France and the Netherlands

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3408
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Apr 2011
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics, University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics, Maastricht University and National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE)
Downloads 130 (180,764)
Citation 1

Abstract:

tax evasion, social fraud, social comparisons, cross-country comparisons, experiments

Tax Evasion, Welfare Fraud, and 'The Broken Windows' Effect: An Experiment in Belgium, France and the Netherlands

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 02/2011-110
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Jan 2012
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics, University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics, Maastricht University and National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE)
Downloads 105 (212,545)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Tax evasion, social fraud, social comparisons, cross-country comparisons, experiments

3.

Are We Retiring Too Early?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 522
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 14 Aug 2001
Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 213 (110,520)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Social Insurance and Redistribution with Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/83
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Queen's University, Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Department Economics and Finance, Catholic University of Louvain - Department of Economics (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 166 (146,975)
Citation 8

Abstract:

social insurance, redistribution, market failures

Social Insurance and Redistribution with Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4253
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Mar 2004
Queen's University, Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Department Economics and Finance, Catholic University of Louvain - Department of Economics (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 19 (459,359)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Social insurance, redistribution, market failures

Social Insurance and Redistribution with Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 108, No. 2, pp. 279-298, July 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Queen's University, Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) - Department Economics and Finance, Catholic University of Louvain - Department of Economics (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 14 (488,148)
Citation 8

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5.

Social Security, Retirement Age and Optimal Income Taxation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 693
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 May 2002
Helmuth Cremer, Jean Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Economics, Business Administration and Social Sciences and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 193 (122,830)
Citation 25

Abstract:

6.

The Political Economy of Social Security

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 259
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Feb 2001
Georges Casamatta, Helmuth Gremer and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics (GREMAQ-CNRS), University of Toulouse 1 and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 168 (142,410)
Citation 37

Abstract:

Social security, majority voting

7.

Income Taxation of Couples and the Tax Unit Choice

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2005, CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/13
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Mar 2007
Helmuth Cremer, Jean Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Economics, Business Administration and Social Sciences and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 127 (164,100)
Citation 4

Abstract:

8.

The Effects of Early Retirement on Youth Unemployment: The Case of Belgium

IMF Working Paper No. 08/30
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Feb 2008
University of Liege, University of Strasbourg, University of Liege - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 116 (189,292)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Unemployment, Belgium, Labor supply, Pensions

9.

Longevity and Pay-as-You-Go Pensions

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/54
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Aug 2006
Pierre Pestieau, Gregory Ponthiere and Motohiro Sato
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics and Hitotsubashi University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 106 (207,183)
Citation 1

Abstract:

longevity, health care, PAYG social security

10.
Downloads 105 (211,450)
Citation 5

Micro-Simulation of Social Security Reforms in Belgium

IZA Discussion Paper No. 735
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Apr 2003
Federal Planning Bureau, Belgium, University of Liege, University of Liege - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 87 (241,540)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Aging, Retirement, Incentives, Pension Reform

Micro-Simulation of Social Security Reforms in Belgium

NBER Working Paper No. w9494
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Feb 2003
Federal Planning Bureau, Belgium, University of Liege, University of Liege - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 18 (464,993)
Citation 5

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11.

Public and Private Environmental Spending. A Political Economy Approach

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/68
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Pierre-Andre Jouvet, Philippe Michel and Pierre Pestieau
Institut National d'Horticulture, GRQAM, National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - GREQAM (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 102 (214,263)

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12.

Universal Minimum Old Age Pensions: Impact on Poverty and Fiscal Cost in 18 Latin American Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5292
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Jean-Jacques Dethier, Pierre Pestieau and Rabia Ali
World Bank, University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and World Bank
Downloads 101 (175,862)

Abstract:

Rural Poverty Reduction, Population Policies, Debt Markets, Regional Economic Development

13.

Estate Taxation with Both Accidental and Planned Bequests

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1799
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Oct 2006
Pierre Pestieau and Motohiro Sato
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Hitotsubashi University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 100 (211,450)
Citation 1

Abstract:

estate taxation, inheritance, bequests motives

14.
Downloads 99 (220,260)
Citation 4

Long Term Care: The State, the Market and the Family

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/82
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Apr 2005
Pierre Pestieau and Motohiro Sato
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Hitotsubashi University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 98 (223,116)
Citation 4

Abstract:

long term care, altruism, bequests

Long-Term Care: The State, the Market and the Family

Economica, Vol. 75, Issue 299, pp. 435-454, August 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Pierre Pestieau and Motohiro Sato
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Hitotsubashi University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 1 (564,552)
Citation 4

Abstract:

15.

The Macroeconomics of PAYG Pension Schemes in an Aging Society

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2014
Lionel Artige, Laurent Cavenaile and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - HEC Management School, New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 96 (188,077)

Abstract:

aging, defined benefit, defined contribution, fertility, longevity, PAYG pension

Aging, Social Security Design, and Capital Accumulation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5621
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Antoine Dedry, Harun Onder and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - HEC Management School, World Bank and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 37 (371,595)

Abstract:

aging, public finance sustainability, social security

Aging, Social Security Design, and Capital Accumulation

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7418
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Antoine Dedry, Harun Onder and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - HEC Management School, World Bank and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 27 (414,796)

Abstract:

Consumption, Population & Development, Social Protections & Assistance, Population Sciences, Economic Theory & Research, Industrial Economics, Population Policies, Economic Growth, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Demographics

Aging, Social Security Design, and Capital Accumulation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5979
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Jul 2016
Antoine Dedry, Harun Onder and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - HEC Management School, World Bank and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 25 (425,293)

Abstract:

aging, public finance sustainability, social security

Designing a Linear Pension Scheme with Forced Savings and Wage Heterogeneity

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/47
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 65 (287,372)
Citation 3

Abstract:

social security, myopia, dual-self model

Designing a Linear Pension Scheme with Forced Savings and Wage Heterogeneity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5914
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Dec 2006
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 16 (476,453)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Social security, myopia, dual-self model

18.

Education and Social Mobility

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2951
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Feb 2010
Helmuth Cremer, Philippe De Donder and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 80 (239,609)

Abstract:

elitism, egalitarianism, private education

19.
Downloads 79 (254,314)

Taxing Pensions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5930
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Jun 2016
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 46 (340,249)

Abstract:

private pensions, deferred tax, social security, retirement

Taxing Pensions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9821
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 33 (387,314)

Abstract:

private pensions, deferred tax, social security, retirement

20.

Optimal Accumulation in an Endogenous Growth Setting with Human Capital

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2081
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
Frédéric Docquier, Oliver Paddison and Pierre Pestieau
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL), United Nations - Economic Commission for Latin American and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 73 (254,314)
Citation 4

Abstract:

endogenous growth, human capital, intergenerational transfers

21.
Downloads 71 (270,568)
Citation 1

Taxing Sin Goods and Subsidizing Health Care

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2297
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 May 2008
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 68 (280,271)
Citation 1

Abstract:

paternalism, behavioral economics, dual self v single self

Taxing Sin Goods and Subsidizing Health Care

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 114, Issue 1, pp. 101-123, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Feb 2012
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 2 (554,425)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Paternalism, behavioral economics, dual self versus single self

Taxing Sin Goods and Subsidizing Health Care

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6777
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 1 (564,552)
Citation 1

Abstract:

behavioral economics, dual vs single self, paternalism

22.

The Spenders-Hoarders Theory of Capital Accumulation, Wealth Distribution and Fiscal Policy

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/40
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Aug 2007
Pierre Pestieau and Emmanuel Thibault
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE)
Downloads 71 (260,193)

Abstract:

Altruism, Preference for wealth, Capital accumulation, Wealth distribution,Ricardian equivalence.

Prodigality and Myopia: Two Rationales for Social Security

CORE Discussion Paper No. 73
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Nov 2006
Pierre Pestieau and Uri M. Possen
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics
Downloads 69 (278,000)

Abstract:

social security, myopia, dual-self model, prodigality

Prodigality and Myopia - Two Rationales for Social Security

Manchester School, Vol. 76, No. 6, pp. 629-652, December 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Oct 2008
Pierre Pestieau and Uri M. Possen
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics
Downloads 2 (554,425)

Abstract:

24.

Limiting the number of charities

CORE Discussion Paper 2006/74
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Nov 2006
Pierre Pestieau and Motohiro Sato
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Hitotsubashi University - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 68 (252,433)
Citation 3

Abstract:

charities, joy of giving

25.

The Tax Treatment of Intergenerational Wealth Transfers

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/62
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Mar 2005
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 65 (272,772)

Abstract:

portfolio selection, Value-at-Risk, skewed-t distribution, weighted maximum likelihood

26.

Social Long Term Care Insurance and Redistribution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3452
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 May 2011
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 62 (281,610)

Abstract:

long term care, social insurance

27.

Are Differential Co-Payment Rates Appropriate in the Health Sector?

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/70
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Dec 2004
Facultes Universitaires Catholiques de Mons (FUCAM), Catholic University of Louvain - Department of Economics (Deceased), University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Universite du Luxembourg
Downloads 61 (286,219)

Abstract:

Pay-as-you-go social security, endogenous fertility, storage, moral hazard, Samuelson's condition

28.

Tax Evasion, Welfare Fraud, and 'the Broken Windows' Effect: An Experiment in Belgium, France and the Netherlands

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5609
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
University of Strasbourg, University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics, Maastricht University and National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE)
Downloads 58 (262,266)
Citation 1

Abstract:

tax evasion, social fraud, social comparisons, cross-country comparisons, experiments

29.

The Political Economy of Redistributive Social Security

IMF Working Paper No. 99/180
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 58 (288,567)
Citation 4

Abstract:

social security, majority voting, entitlements, aging

30.

Indirect Taxes for Redistribution: Should Necessity Goods Be Favored?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3667
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Robin Boadway and Pierre Pestieau
Queen's University and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 56 (277,132)

Abstract:

optimal income tax, Atkinson-Stiglitz Theorem, indirect taxes

31.

Fear of Ruin and Longevity Enhancing Investment

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/32
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Aug 2007
Louis Eeckhoudt and Pierre Pestieau
Facultes Universitaires Catholiques de Mons (FUCAM) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 54 (303,305)
Citation 2

Abstract:

longevity, fear of ruin

Voting Over Type and Generosity of a Pension System when Some Individuals are Myopic

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/79
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2011
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 37 (371,595)
Citation 5

Abstract:

social security, myopia, dual-self model

Voting Over Type and Generosity of a Pension System When Some Individuals are Myopic

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5923
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Dec 2006
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 17 (470,799)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Social security, myopia, dual-self model

33.

Is Migration a Good Substitute for Education Subsidies ?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4614
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ousmane Faye and Pierre Pestieau
CEPS/INSTEAD and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 52 (300,722)

Abstract:

Population Policies, Economic Theory & Research, Access to Finance, International Migration, Emerging Markets

34.

Long-Term Care Insurance and Optimal Taxation for Altruistic Children

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2003/63
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Jun 2007
University of Liege, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Catholic University of Louvain - Department of Economics (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 51 (308,526)
Citation 4

Abstract:

35.

Mitigating the Economic Impact of an Aging Population: Options for Bulgaria

Mitigating the Economic Impact of an Aging Population: Options for Bulgaria, World Bank, September 2013
Number of pages: 132 Posted: 29 Sep 2013
World Bank, World Bank - Human Development Sector, Vienna University of Economics and Busniess, World Bank, World Bank, Kyiv School of Economics, World Bank - Human Development, World Bank, Human Development, The World Bank - Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF), World Bank, World Bank, World Bank, Human Development, World Bank, Independent, Independent, World Bank, World Bank, Independent, Human Development, University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and University of Vienna
Downloads 49 (279,347)

Abstract:

Aging, Population, Economic Growth, Fiscal Policy, Balkans, Bulgaria

36.

Habit Formation and Labor Supply

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2351
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jul 2008
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 44 (325,445)

Abstract:

habit formation, myopia, unretiring

Forced Saving, Redistribution and Nonlinear Social Security Schemes

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2325
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Jun 2008
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 43 (350,141)

Abstract:

non-linear social security, myopia, dual self model

Forced Saving, Redistribution and Nonlinear Social Security Schemes

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6775
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 1 (564,552)

Abstract:

dual self, myopia, paternalism

38.

Social Security in Belgium: Distributive Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1486
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Feb 2005
University of Liege, University of Strasbourg, University of Liege - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 44 (314,043)
Citation 1

Abstract:

pensions, inequality, social security, elderly

39.

Pensions with Endogenous and Stochastic Fertility

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/67
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Helmuth Cremer, Firouz Gahvari and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 44 (337,392)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Pay-as-you-go social security, endogenous fertility, storage, moral hazard, Samuelson's condition

40.

Desirable Misuse of Unemployment Benefits: The Economics of Canada Dry Retirement

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/70
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Nov 2006
Helmuth Cremer, Jean Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Economics, Business Administration and Social Sciences and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 43 (334,365)
Citation 2

Abstract:

United But (Un)Equal: Human Capital, Probability of Divorce and the Marriage Contract

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4020
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Dec 2012
Helmuth Cremer, Pierre Pestieau and Kerstin Roeder
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 30 (400,404)

Abstract:

post-marital education, marriage contract, divorce

United But (Un-)Equal: Human Capital, Probability of Divorce and the Marriage Contract

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7038
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Dec 2012
Helmuth Cremer, Pierre Pestieau and Kerstin Roeder
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Downloads 10 (510,848)

Abstract:

post-marital education, marriage contract, divorce

42.

Should We Subsidize Longevity?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2614
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2009
M.‐L. Leroux, Pierre Pestieau and Gregory Ponthiere
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics
Downloads 40 (340,526)

Abstract:

optimal taxation, longevity, genetic background, heterogeneity, myopia

Social Security and Retirement Decision: A Positive and Normative Approach

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5542
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Helmuth Cremer, Jean Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Economics, Business Administration and Social Sciences and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 28 (409,890)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Social security, early retirement, optimal income taxation, majority voting

Social Security and Retirement Decision: A Positive and Normative Approach

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 213-233, April 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Mar 2008
Helmuth Cremer, Jean-Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 12 (499,541)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Inherited Wealth and Demographic Aging

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7739
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
Harun Onder and Pierre Pestieau
World Bank and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 24 (430,755)

Abstract:

Pro-Poor Growth, Equity and Development, Achieving Shared Growth

Inherited Wealth and Demographic Aging

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5984
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Aug 2016
Harun Onder and Pierre Pestieau
World Bank and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 13 (493,810)

Abstract:

inherited wealth, inheritance, aging, inequality, social security

Inherited Wealth and Demographic Aging

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11387
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Jul 2016
Harun Onder and Pierre Pestieau
World Bank and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 1 (564,552)

Abstract:

aging, bequest motives, inherited wealth

45.

Fertility, Human Capital Accumulation, and the Pension System

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2736
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Aug 2009
Helmuth Cremer, Firouz Gahvari and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 38 (340,526)

Abstract:

pay-as-you-go social security, endogenous fertility, education, endogenous ratio of high to low ability types, three externality sources, education subsidies, child subsidies

46.

On the Policy Implications of Changing Longevity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3926
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Pierre Pestieau and Gregory Ponthiere
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
Downloads 34 (346,896)

Abstract:

life expectancy, mortality, optimal public policy

47.

Optimal Redistribution with Unobservable Disability: Welfarist Versus Non-Welfarist Social Objectives

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2007/35
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Aug 2007
Pierre Pestieau and Maria del Mar Racionero Llorente
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Australian National University (ANU) - School of Economics
Downloads 32 (374,572)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Optimal non-linear taxation, quasi-linear preferences, asymmetric information, responsibility

Private, Social and Self-Insurance for Long-Term Care in the Presence of Family Help - A Political Economy Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4352
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Aug 2013
Philippe De Donder and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 30 (400,404)

Abstract:

long-term care, social insurance, familism, crowding out, weak and strong prospects of family help, voting

Private, Social and Self-Insurance for Long-Term Care in the Presence of Family Help: A Political Economy Analysis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9587
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Aug 2013
Philippe De Donder and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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crowding out, familism, long-term care, social insurance, voting, weak and strong prospects of family help

49.

Retirement as a Hedge

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 05/2010-049
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Nov 2010
Pierre Pestieau and Uri M. Possen
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics
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Citation 2

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Retirement Decision, Defined Benefit, Defined Contribution

Accidental Bequests: A Curse for the Rich and a Boon for the Poor

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3094
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Jun 2010
Helmuth Cremer, Firouz Gahvari and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 22 (441,992)

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accidental bequests, estate tax, tagging, first best, second best

Accidental Bequests: A Curse for the Rich and a Boon for the Poor

ECONPUBBLICA Working Paper No. 147
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Mar 2012
Helmuth Cremer, Firouz Gahvari and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Accidental Bequests: A Curse for the Rich and a Boon for the Poor

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 114, Issue 4, pp. 1437-1459, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Nov 2012
Helmuth Cremer, Firouz Gahvari and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Accidental bequests, estate tax, first‐best, second‐best, tagging

51.

Optimal Redistribution when Different Workers are Indistinguishable

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 36, pp. 911-922, November 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Oct 2003
Catholic University of Louvain - Department of Economics (Deceased), University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Australian National University (ANU) - School of Economics
Downloads 26 (408,381)
Citation 8

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52.

Social Security and Economic Integration

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2014
Lionel Artige, Antoine Dedry and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - HEC Management School, University of Liege - HEC Management School and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 25 (390,381)

Abstract:

ageing, tax competition, social security

53.

Social Security and Retirement in Belgium

NBER Working Paper No. w6169
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Sep 2000
Pierre Pestieau and Jean-Philippe Stijns
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 25 (399,097)
Citation 12

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54.

Piracy Prevention and the Pricing of Information Goods

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5556
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 22 (428,142)
Citation 3

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Piracy, copying, intellectual property, information good

55.

Retirement Age and Health Expenditures

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4774
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Feb 2005
Helmuth Cremer, Jean Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Economics, Business Administration and Social Sciences and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 22 (423,036)
Citation 1

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56.

Macroeconomic and Fiscal Implications of Population Aging in Bulgaria

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6774
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Harun Onder, Pierre Pestieau and Eduardo Ley
World Bank, University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and World Bank
Downloads 21 (378,358)

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57.

Raising the Age of Retirement: An Example of Political Ratchet Effect

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Mar 2012
University of Strasbourg, University of Liege - Department of Economics, University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and European Central Bank (ECB)
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58.

Intergenerational Transfer of Human Capital and Optimal Education Policy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4201
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Feb 2004
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 21 (433,325)
Citation 5

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Education policy, intergenerational transfers, human capital, redistribution

59.

Voting on Pensions with Endogenous Retirement Age

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3778
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Apr 2003
Georges Casamatta, Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics (GREMAQ-CNRS), University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 21 (433,325)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Social security, retirement age, majority voting

60.

Disability Testing and Retirement

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5546
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Feb 2005
Helmuth Cremer, Jean Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Economics, Business Administration and Social Sciences and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Disability, retirement, social security

61.

Fiscal Policy with Agents Differing in Altruism and Ability

Economica, Vol. 72, No. 285, pp. 121-135, February 2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Feb 2005
Philippe Michel and Pierre Pestieau
National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - GREQAM (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Citation 3

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62.

Labour Mobility, Redistribution and Pensions Reform in Europe

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2792
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 May 2001
Alain Jousten and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Citation 1

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Europe, mobility, pension, redistribution

63.

Fiscal Policy with Agents Differing in Altruism and in Ability

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4254
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Mar 2004
Philippe Michel and Pierre Pestieau
National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) - GREQAM (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 17 (453,950)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Altruism, public debt, social security, estate tax

64.

Social Desirability of Earning Tests

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5551
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Helmuth Cremer, Jean Marie Lozachmeur and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Liege - Economics, Business Administration and Social Sciences and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 16 (459,025)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Earnings test, social security

65.

Pensions with Heterogenous Individuals and Endogenous Fertility

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5553
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jun 2006
Helmuth Cremer, Firouz Gahvari and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Citation 6

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Pensions, fertility, adverse selection

66.

Is There a Political Support for the Double Burden on Prolonged Activity?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4706
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Dec 2004
Georges Casamatta, Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics (GREMAQ-CNRS), University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
Downloads 11 (484,726)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Pensions, implicit taxation, retirement age

67.

Habit Formation and Labour Supply

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6776
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI), Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI, Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Habit formation, Myopia, Unretiring

68.

Assessing the Performance of the Public Sector

Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, Vol. 80, Issue 1, pp. 133-161, March 2009
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Jan 2009
Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Citation 10

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69.

Long-Term Care and Births Timing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11370
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Pierre Pestieau and Gregory Ponthiere
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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birth timing, childbearing age, family policy, long term care, OLG models

70.

The Public Economics of Long Term Care

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11365
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Pierre Pestieau and Gregory Ponthiere
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Dependence, family solidarity, long term care, Social Insurance

71.

Long-Term Care Social Insurance. How to Avoid Big Losses?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11359
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Justina Klimaviciute and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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Arrow's theorem, capped spending, long-term care insurance, optimal taxation

72.

Fair Retirement Under Risky Lifetime

International Economic Review, Vol. 57, Issue 1, pp. 177-210, 2016
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Feb 2016
Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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73.

Compliance, Informality and Contributive Pensions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5656
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Jan 2016
M.‐L. Leroux, Dario Maldonado and Pierre Pestieau
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), Universidad del Rosario - Department of Economics and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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compliance costs, majority voting, public pensions, tax evasion

74.

Lobbying, Family Concerns, and the Lack of Political Support for Estate Taxation

Economics & Politics, Vol. 27, Issue 3, pp. 389-403, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Oct 2015
Philippe De Donder and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics - GREMAQ-IDEI and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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75.

Social Security and Family Support (Sécurité Sociale et Support de la Famille)

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 47, Issue 1, pp. 115-143, 2014,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Jan 2014
M.‐L. Leroux and Pierre Pestieau
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics
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76.

On the Convergence of Social Protection Performance in the European Union

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 56, No. 2, pp. 300-322, 2010
Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Mathieu Lefebvre, Tim Coelli and Pierre Pestieau
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics, University of Queensland - Centre for Efficiency and Productivity Analysis (CEPA) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics

Abstract:

performance measure, best practice frontier, social protection

77.

Demographic Shock and Social Security: A Political Economy Perspective

International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 417-431, August 2001
Posted: 07 Nov 2001
Georges Casamatta, Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics (GREMAQ-CNRS), University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics

Abstract:

Social security, majority voting, entitlements, aging

78.

Political Sustainability and the Design of Social Insurance

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 75, No. 3, March 2000
Posted: 01 Aug 2001
Georges Casamatta, Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
Toulouse School of Economics (GREMAQ-CNRS), University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics

Abstract:

Social insurance, Political support

79.

Redistribution with Unobservable Bequests: A Case for Taxing Capital Income

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 102, Issue 2, June 2000
Posted: 27 Nov 2000
Robin Boadway, Maurice Marchand and Pierre Pestieau
Queen's University, Catholic University of Louvain - Department of Economics (Deceased) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics

Abstract:

80.

Investing Social Security in the Equity Market. Does it Make a Difference?

National Tax Journal, March 2000
Posted: 25 Apr 2000
Pierre Pestieau and Uri M. Possen
University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics and Cornell University - Department of Economics

Abstract:

81.

Redistributive Taxation and Social Insurance

INTERNATIONAL TAX AND PUBLIC FINANCE, Vol. 3, No. 3, 1996
Posted: 04 May 1998
Helmuth Cremer and Pierre Pestieau
University of Toulouse (GREMAQ & IDEI) and University of Liege - Research Center on Public and Population Economics

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