Pensions, Taxes and the Budgetary Process

14 Pages Posted: 15 Aug 2012

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Peter A. Diamond

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Date Written: August 13, 2012

Abstract

Comparison of the treatment of the needs for flexibility and stability in the income taxation of earnings and Social Security and their treatment in the budgetary process.

Keywords: Social Security, Income Tax

JEL Classification: H24, H55

Suggested Citation

Diamond, Peter A., Pensions, Taxes and the Budgetary Process (August 13, 2012). MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-21, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2129517 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2129517

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