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PRI Discussion Papers

PRI “Discussion Paper” showcase fiscal and economic issues being developed by PRI Staff and/or Economists/Researchers. The purpose of this paper is to provide academic novelty on the issue.

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Income Redistribution Effect of a Shift from Income Deduction to Tax Credit―Discrete Choice Model-Based Simulation Incorporating Labor Supply-(PDF:574KB)

Keywords: income tax, income deduction, tax credit, income redistribution, labor supply, discrete choice model, structural estimation, simulation
JEL Classification: J20,H23,H24
Visiting Scholar, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan

Tomoki Ogasa

April 2019


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