Search for dissertations about: "Taxation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 102 swedish dissertations containing the word Taxation.

  1. 1. Citizens and taxation : Sweden in comparative perspective

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Jonas Edlund; Umeå universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Sociology; Samhällsvetenskap Sociologi; taxation; tax policy; welfare state; Sweden; attitudes; class; comparative research;

    Abstract : In the contemporary critique of the welfare state a common target is taxation. The consequences of the high levels of taxes collected by the modern state, the critics argue, are slowdown in economic growth, high unemployment, and declining public legitimacy for taxes and state provided welfare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Taxation of intermediate goods : a CGE analysis

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Lars Bohlin; Örebro universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : Social Sciences; Samhällsvetenskap; Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Optimal taxation; energy taxation; environmental taxes; emission trading; climate policy; carbon leakage; CGE-analysis; input-output tables; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation is concerned with tax rates for the use of commodities in general, and energy in particular. Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) models are used to analyze the normative question of whether the tax rate for intermediate use by firms should be the same as the tax rate for final consumption by households. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bureaucracy, Informality and Taxation : Essays in Development Economics and Public Finance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economics, Stockholm University

    Author : Anders Fredriksson; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; Bureaucracy; Informality; Taxation; Corruption; Red tape; Investment; Formalization; Laffer effects; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three self-contained essays.Essay 1, "Dispatchers", is a study of a specialized service sector that has arisen in many developing countries.It is a well-established fact that the government bureaucracy in many developing countries is large, difficult to understand, non-transparent and time-consuming. READ MORE

  4. 4. Essays on the Economics of Income Taxation

    University dissertation from Uppsala universitet

    Author : Spencer Bastani; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; taxation; income redistribution; in-kind transfers; tagging; behavioral responses to income taxation; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of five self-contained essays.Essay 1. (with Sören Blomquist and Luca Micheletto) Using a calibrated overlapping-generations model we quantify the welfare gains of an age-dependent labor income tax. Agents face uncertainty regarding future abilities and can transfer consumption across periods through savings. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mitigating Double Taxation

    University dissertation from Uppsala universitet

    Author : Tobias Lindhe; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Economics and Business Economics; Samhällsvetenskap Ekonomi och näringsliv Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

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