The cost of raising an additional dollar of revenue



Sebastian Wende, PhD candidate, Research School of Economics, ANU.


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Wednesday, 19 April, 2017 - 12:15 to 13:30

We quantify and compare the welfare loss from increasing government revenue using different tax instruments by applying the marginal excess burden approach. We use a dynamic general equilibrium, overlapping generations model calibrated to Australian data and primarily concentrate on three taxes: personal income tax, company income tax and consumption tax. Our results indicate that the company

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