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Main Title: How to make a carbon tax reform progressive
Subtitle: the role of subsistence consumption
Author(s): Klenert, David Christian
Mattauch, Linus
Type: Article
Language Code: en
Is Part Of: 10.14279/depositonce-5567
Abstract: This letter analyzes the distributional effects of a carbon tax reform when households must consume carbon-intensive goods above a subsistence level. The reform is progressive if revenues are recycled as uniform lump-sum transfers, in other cases it is regressive.
Issue Date: 2016
Date Available: 17-Jan-2017
DDC Class: 336 Öffentliche Finanzen
330 Wirtschaft
Subject(s): carbon tax reform
revenue recycling
non-homothetic preferences
Journal Title: Economics letters
Publisher: Elsevier
Publisher Place: Amsterdam
Volume: 138
Publisher DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2015.11.019
Page Start: 100
Page End: 103
ISSN: 0165-1765
Appears in Collections:Inst. Landschaftsarchitektur und Umweltplanung » Publications

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