Publications

December 22, 2011

Estimating the labour supply response to the earned income tax credit for single parents in the Netherlands

In 2002, the Dutch government extended the eligibility conditions of the earned income tax credit for single parents to single parents with a child of 12 to 15 years old.

December 22, 2011

Estimating labour supply responses in the Netherlands using structural models

We exploit a very large administrative dataset to estimate labour supply elasticities for a large number of subgroups in the Netherlands. We estimate parameters for a broad set of preference specifications.

December 22, 2011

Hoe prikkelbaar zijn Nederlanders?

This document is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

December 21, 2011

An evaluation of the financial transaction tax

The European Commission has proposed a Financial Transactions Tax (FTT).

December 21, 2011

Evaluatie van de financiële transactiebelasting

This document is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

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December 20, 2011

Did you really save so little for your retirement? An analysis of retirement savings and unconventional retirement accounts

We use a confirmatory factor analysis to study the relation between the importance of a broad spectrum of saving motives, such as saving for retirement, and saving behavior.

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December 19, 2011

The link approach to measuring consumer surplus in transport networks

Should one calculate user benefits from changes in door-to-door journeys or from changes in the use of separate links of the network?

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