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Author:Auerbach, Alan J. 

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Simulating U.S. tax reform

A presentation of a large-scale, dynamic simulation model for comparing the equity, efficiency, and macroeconomic effects of five alternatives to the current U.S. federal income tax: a proportional income tax, a proportional consumption tax, a flat tax, a flat tax with transition relief, and a progressive variant of the flat tax called the "X tax."
Working Papers (Old Series) , Paper 9712

Conference Paper
Solutions for developed economies

Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole

Conference Paper
Activist fiscal policy to stabilize economic activity

Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole

Conference Paper
Tax policy and corporate borrowing

Conference Series ; [Proceedings] , Volume 33 , Pages 136-172

Conference Paper
The case for open-market purchases in a liquidity trap

Proceedings , Issue Mar

Working Paper
Generational accounting in Norway: is the nation overconsuming its petroleum wealth?

An examination of the generational imbalance in current Norwegian fiscal policy, showing that despite the government's net wealth, future Norwegians could be facing lifetime net tax burdens twice as large as those confronting today's children.
Working Papers (Old Series) , Paper 9305

Journal Article
Assessing the impact of income tax, social security tax, and health care spending on U.S. saving rates

An assessment of the effects of proposed reductions in income and Social Security taxes on middle-income Americans and of cuts in health care spending, using the generational accounting method to examine their likely impact on both current and future national saving rates.
Economic Review , Volume 28 , Issue Q IV , Pages 13-21

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Generational accounting: a new approach for understanding the effects of fiscal policy on saving

An application of generational accounting to fiscal policies that feature intergenerational redistribution. The authors consider different policies, only some of which show up as a change in the deficit, and explore their impact on the net national saving rate.
Working Papers (Old Series) , Paper 9107

Journal Article
Generational accounts: a new approach to fiscal policy evaluation

A discussion of why budget deficits are inadequate measures of the long-run effect of fiscal policy on intergenerational redistributi- on, and an assertion that policy evaluation would be better served by looking at generational accounts.
Economic Commentary , Issue Nov

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Generational accounts: a meaningful alternative to deficit accounting

A presentation of a set of generational accounts that can be used as an alternative to the federal budget deficit in assessing intergenerational policy, concluding that the fiscal burdens on future generations will be significantly larger than those on existing generations if current tax policy remains unchanged.
Working Papers (Old Series) , Paper 9103


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