Public Economics, Fourth Mini, Spring 2019


Monday 3.30pm, Tuesday 10.00am, Hanson 4-168.



Tuesday March 12th                         Ramsey Taxation; Atkeson, Chari and Kehoe     “Taxing Capital Income: A Bad Idea” My Notes


Monday March 25th                          Ramsey Taxation: Straub and Werning 2018       “Positive Long Run Capital Taxation: Chamley-Judd Revisited”       Slides    Notes


Tuesday March 26th                         Mirrlees Taxation                                                     Notes


Monday April 1st                              Mirrlees Taxation                                                     “Optimal Income Taxation: Mirrlees Meets Ramsey”


Tuesday April 2nd                            Dynamic Mirrlees Taxation                                    Job Boerma’s Notes


Monday April 8th                             Mirrleesian Wealth Taxation: Shourideh             “Optimal Taxation of Wealthy Households”


Tuesday April 9th                             Ramsey Wealth Taxation: Guvenen et al.            “Use It or Lose It: Efficiency Gains from Wealth Taxation”

                                                                                                                                                Capitalists in the 21st Century”: Smith et al.