Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Agustin Velasquez , and Svetlana Vtyurina
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 17 June 2019
Keywords: Tax revenue, Tax exemptions, Tax incentives, Tax rates, Fiscal policy, hours worked, labor supply, labor tax, consumption tax, EU new member states
Hours worked vary widely across countries and over time. In this paper, we investigate the role played by taxation in explaining these differences for EU New Member States. By extending a standard growth model with...