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  • 19-April-2012

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    Reducing poverty in Chile: cash transfers and better jobs

    Notwithstanding impressive progress, poverty and inequality remain high in Chile in OECD comparison, and the tax-benefit system does little to improve on this.

  • 10-April-2012

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    Tax reform in Norway: a focus on capital taxation

    Norway’s dual income tax system achieves high levels of revenue collection and income redistribution, without overly undermining economic performance and while paying attention to environmental externalities.

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  • 27-March-2012

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    The short-term effects of structural reforms: an empirical analysis

    This paper sheds light on the impact of reforms over time, identifies the horizon over which their full effects materialise, and investigates whether such effects vary with prevailing economic conditions and institutions.

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  • 27-March-2012

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    Short-term gain or pain? A DSGE model-based analysis of the short-term effects of structural reforms in labour and product markets

    This paper explores the short-term effects of labour and product market reforms through a dynamic general equilibrium model that features endogenous producer entry, equilibrium unemployment and costly job creation and destruction.

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  • 13-March-2012

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    Do house prices impact consumption and interest rate? Evidence from OECD countries using an agnostic identification procedure

    This paper investigates the existence of significant spillovers from the housing sector onto the wider economy for the seven major OECD countries using Uhlig's (2005) agnostic identification procedure.

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  • 7-March-2012

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    OECD Journal: Economic Studies 2010. New International Evidence on Asset-Price Effects on Investment, and a Survey for Consumption

    A survey of the literature on asset price impacts on the real economy shows a much wider range of work on consumption and related wealth effects than on investment.

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  • 7-March-2012

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    OECD Journal: Economic Studies 2010. Intergenerational Social Mobility in OECD Countries

    This paper assesses recent patterns of intergenerational social mobility across OECD countries and examines the role that public policies can play.

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  • 7-March-2012

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    OECD Journal: Economic Studies 2010. Migration and Labour Market Outcomes in OECD Countries

    This article investigates the consequences of immigration for natives’ labour market outcomes, as well as issues linked to immigrants’ integration in the host country labour market.

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  • 7-March-2012

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    OECD Journal: Economic Studies 2010. Structural Indicators: A Critical Review

    This article reviews and assesses in terms of availability, reliability and transparency, existing policy and outcome indicators that have been found to be linked both directly and indirectly to economic growth and living standards.

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  • 29-February-2012

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    Structural reform in a crisis environment

    Note prepared for the G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies Meeting taking place in Mexico City, Mexico February 24-25, 2012.

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