Robert P. Inman

University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

Miller-Sherrerd Professor of Finance and Economics

The Wharton School

3620 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Should Suburbs Help Their Central City?

Brookings-Wharton Papers on Urban Affairs, 2002
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Nov 2002
Andrew Haughwout and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Metropolitan areas, fiscal policiy, firm location

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Citation 12

Local Revenue Hills: Evidence from Four U.S. Cities

PIER Working Paper No. 03-012
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 May 2003
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department, University of Houston - Department of Economics and Ameregis - Research
Downloads 136 (216,915)
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Taxes, Cities, Tax Elasticities, Jobs

Local Revenue Hills: Evidence from Four U.S. Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w9686
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 11 May 2003
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department, University of Houston - Department of Economics and Ameregis - Research
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Federalism's Values and the Value of Federalism

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 53, No. 4, December 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 May 2008
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Federalism, Political Economy

Federalism's Values and the Value of Federalism

NBER Working Paper No. w13735
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Federalism's Values and the Value of Federalism

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 53, Issue 4, pp. 522-560, 2007
Posted: 02 Jul 2008
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

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How Should Suburbs Help Their Central Cities?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 186
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Sep 2004
Andrew Haughwout and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
Downloads 109 (255,260)
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metropolitan areas, fiscal policy, taxes, agglomeration

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Subsidiarity and the European Union

NBER Working Paper No. w6556
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2008
Robert P. Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of California at Berkeley - School of Law
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The Flypaper Effect

NBER Working Paper No. w14579
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2009
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Financing Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w11203
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Political Institutions and Fiscal Policy: Evidence from the U.S. Historical Record

NBER Working Paper No. R1605
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jun 2004
Robert P. Inman and Michael A. Fitts
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and Tulane UniversityUniversity of Pennsylvania Law School
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Do Balanced Budget Rules Work? U.S. Experience and Possible Lessons for the Emu

NBER Working Paper No. w5838
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Aug 2000
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Balanced Budget Rules and Public Deficits: Evidence from the U.S. States

NBER Working Paper No. w5533
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 05 May 1998 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2010
Henning Bohn and Robert P. Inman
University of California, Santa Barbara and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Fiscal Federalism in Europe: Lessons from the United States Experience

NBER Working Paper No. w3941
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 May 2004
Robert P. Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of California at Berkeley - School of Law
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Local Revenue Hills: A General Equilibrium Specification with Evidence from Four U.S. Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w7603
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 17 May 2000 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2001
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department, University of Houston - Department of Economics and Ameregis - Research
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Macro Fiscal Policy in Economic Unions: States as Agents

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 14-20
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Aug 2014
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, ARRA, macroeconomics

Macro Fiscal Policy in Economic Unions: States as Agents

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 13-40
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 22 Oct 2013
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Fiscal policy of United States

Macro Fiscal Policy in Economic Unions: States as Agents

NBER Working Paper No. w19559
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Oct 2013
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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States in Fiscal Distress

NBER Working Paper No. w16086
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Fiscal Policies in Open Cities with Firms and Households

NBER Working Paper No. w7823
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2001
Andrew Haughwout and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Federal Institutions and the Democratic Transition: Learning from South Africa

NBER Working Paper No. w13733
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2010
Robert P. Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of California at Berkeley - School of Law
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Changing the Price of Pork: The Impact of Local Cost Sharing on Legislators' Demand for Distributive Public Goods

NBER Working Paper No. w6440
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Alison F. Del Rossi and Robert P. Inman
Saint Lawrence University - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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The Local Decision to Tax: Evidence from Large U.S. Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w2921
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Education, Welfare, and the "New" Federalism: State Budgeting in a Federalist Public Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w1562
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 12 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2008
Steven G. Craig and Robert P. Inman
University of Houston - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Federal Assistance and Local Services in the United States: the Evolution of a New Federalist Fiscal Order

NBER Working Paper No. w2283
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Local Deficits and Local Jobs: Can U.S. States Stabilize Their Own Economies?

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 3-11
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Apr 2013
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Stabilization Policy, Fiscal Federalism, Local Deficits

Local Deficits and Local Jobs: Can U.S. States Stabilize Their Own Economies?

NBER Working Paper No. w18930
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Mar 2013
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Understanding the Democratic Transition in South Africa

NBER Working Paper No. w17799
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Feb 2012
Robert P. Inman and Daniel L. Rubinfeld
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and University of California at Berkeley - School of Law
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Fiscal Stimulus in Economic Unions: What Role for States?

NBER Working Paper No. w21680
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 02 Nov 2015
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Fiscal Stimulus in Economic Unions: What Role for States?

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 15-41
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 18 Nov 2015
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Fiscal federalism, Intergovernmental aid, Aggregate Stabilization policy, Multiplier analysis

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The Political Economy of Fiscal Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w2405
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 06 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2010
Daniel E. Ingberman and Robert P. Inman
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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A Narrative Analysis of Post-World War II Changes in Federal Aid

FRB of Philadelphia Working Paper No. 12-23
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Sep 2012
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Fiscal policy, Fiscal foresight, Federal grants-in-aid, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA)

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The Funding Status of Teacher Pensions: an Econometric Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w1727
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Does Deductibility Influence Local Taxation?

NBER Working Paper No. w1714
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Central Policies for Local Debt: the Case of Teacher Pensions

NBER Working Paper No. w2166
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Dec 2006
Robert P. Inman and David J. Albright
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Presidential Leadership and the Reform of Fiscal Policy: Learning from Reagan's Role in Tra 86

NBER Working Paper No. w4395
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 10 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2010
Robert P. Inman
University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department
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Deterring Property Tax Delinquency in Philadelphia: An Experimental Evaluation of Nudge Strategies

NBER Working Paper No. w23243
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Mar 2017
University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics
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State Fiscal Policy and the Economic Crises: Does the Obama Stimulus Make Sense?

46th Annual AREUEA Conference Paper
Posted: 01 Dec 2010
Gerald A. Carlino and Robert P. Inman
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania - Finance Department

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