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Salience and taxation

Raj Chetty

Salience and taxation

theory and evidence

by Raj Chetty

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumer goods -- Taxation -- Mathematical models

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRaj Chetty, Adam Looney, Kory Kroft.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 13330., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 13330.
    ContributionsLooney, Adam., Kroft, Kory., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62, [19] p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17635131M
    OCLC/WorldCa171299313

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Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence By Raj Chetty, Adam Looney, and Kory Kroft* Using two strategies, we show that consumers underreact to taxes that are not salient. First, using a field experiment in a grocery store, we find that posting tax-inclusive price tags reduces demand by 8 percent.

Second, increases in taxesFile Size: KB. Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence Raj Chetty, Adam Looney, Kory Kroft. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in August NBER Program(s):Law and Economics, Labor Studies, Public Economics A central assumption in public finance is that individuals optimize fully with respect to the incentives created by tax policies.

Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence by Raj Chetty, Adam Looney and Kory Kroft. Published in vol issue 4, pages of American Economic Review, SeptemberAbstract: Using two strategies, we show that consumers underreact to taxes that are not salient.

First, using a field exp. Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence Raj Chetty, Salience and taxation book Looney, and Kory Kroft NOTE: Salience and taxation book working papers in the Finance and Economics Discussion Series (FEDS) are preliminary materials circulated to stimulate discussion and critical comment.

The analysis and conclusions set forthFile Size: KB. Citation Chetty, Raj, Adam Looney, and Kory Kroft. Salience and taxation: theory and evidence.

American Economic Review 99(4): – The Simple Economics of Salience and Taxation Raj Chetty NBER Working Paper No. August JEL No. H0,H2 ABSTRACT This paper derives empirically implementable formulas for the incidence and efficiency costs of taxation that account for tax salience effects as well as other optimization errors.

Contrary to conventional wisdom. The Simple Economics of Salience and Taxation Raj Chetty. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in August NBER Program(s):Law and Economics, Public Economics This paper derives empirically implementable formulas for the incidence and efficiency costs of taxation that account for tax salience effects as well as other optimization errors.

Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence Raj Chetty, Adam Looney, and Kory Kroft NBER Working Paper No. August JEL No. D11,H0,J0,K34 ABSTRACT A central assumption in public finance is that individuals optimize fully with respect to the incentives created by tax policies.

In this paper, we test this assumption using two empirical Cited by:   Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence, by Raj Chetty, Adam Looney and Kory Kroft.

E-Z TAX: Tax salience and tax rates, by Amy FInkelstein. Three essays on Tax Salience, by David Gamage & Darien Shanske. The simple economics of salience and taxation, by Raj Chetty. Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence Raj Chetty Adam Looney Kory Kroft UC-Berkeley and NBER Federal Reserve Board UC-Berkeley August Abstract This paper presents evidence that consumers underreact to taxes that are not salient and characterizes the welfare consequences of tax policies when agents make such op-timization errors.

Exploiting the Salience Bias in Designing Taxes Deborah H. Schenkt In making decisions, individuals rely on heuristics or cognitive biases. One of these is salience, which refers to visibility or prominence. Individuals are likely to focus on information or items that are Cited by: Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence.

Raj Chetty, UC-Berkeley and NBER. Adam Looney, Federal Reserve Board. Kory Kroft, UC-Berkeley. June File Size: KB. Finance and Economics Discussion Series: Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence [Chetty, Raj, United States Federal Reserve Board, et al.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Amanda Han out of 5 stars "Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence," Scholarly ArticlesHarvard University Department of Economics. Kory Kroft & Raj Chetty & Adam Looney, "Salience and taxation: theory and evidence," Finance and Economics Discussion SeriesBoard of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.), revised This paper argues that salience may also be important for understanding the impact of taxation on business investment decisions, although through a more nuanced channel.

In this case, it is investors and other firm outsiders for whom book earnings are claimed to be particularly salient. Using a novel dataset, I study the property tax appeals process and find that the salience of the property tax has a large effect on the probability of appealing.

Although tax scholars have studied market and political responses to tax salience, I report the first evidence of how salience affects individuals’ use of the legal system and Cited by: 2. E-ZTAX: TAX SALIENCE AND TAX RATES is, however, a priori ambiguous; in other words, δ 0j (θ) can beeither sign.

For simplicity, I consider only cases of positive tax-ation (τ>0), and further assume that ˜τj > 0. II.A. Response of Consumer Economic Behavior to Tax Salience. Basic Income Tax Fourth Edition. William Kratzke. Professor of Law.

The University of Memphis. CALI eLangdell Press File Size: 2MB. Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence Raj Chetty Adam Looney Kory Kroft UC-Berkeley and NBER Federal Reserve Board UC-Berkeley September Abstract A central assumption in public –nance is that individuals optimize fully with respect to the incentives created by tax policies.

In this paper, we test this assumption us. Get this from a library. The Simple Economics of Salience and Taxation. [Raj Chetty] -- This paper derives empirically implementable formulas for the incidence and efficiency costs of taxation that account for tax salience effects as well as other optimization errors.

Contrary to. Get this from a library. Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence. [Raj Chetty; Adam Looney; Kory Kroft] -- A central assumption in public finance is that individuals optimize fully with respect to the incentives created by tax policies.

In this paper, we test this assumption using two empirical. that the salience and transparency of tax incentives matters as much or more than the –nancial incentives themselves. This testimony reviews some examples of such evidence and then discusses their implications for tax policy.

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"Salience and taxation: theory and evidence," Finance and Economics Discussion SeriesBoard of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.), revised Raj Chetty & Adam Looney & Kory Kroft, "Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence," NBER Working PapersNational Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence. Salience refers to the degree of (in)attention individuals pay to an important aspect of a choice (e.g., a tax): even though individuals know about. Salience and Taxation Raj Chetty Adam Looney Kory Kroft UC-Berkeley Federal Reserve Board UC-Berkeley March Abstract A central assumption in public –nance is that individuals optimize fully with respect to the incentives created by tax policies.

In this paper, we. This Article analyzes the literatures on how individuals understand taxation (i.e., tax salience). We evaluate how taxpayers respond to different presentations of tax prices both in their roles as market participants and as voters. We aim to combat naïve notions about tax salience that currently exert a pernicious influence on tax by: We disentangle the information effect from the salience effect developed by Chetty, Looney and Kroft ( Chetty, R., Looney, A.

and Kroft, K. Salience and taxation: theory and evidence. Schelker M. () Mark Schelker Recommends “Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence” by Raj Chetty, Adam Looney, and Kory Kroft.

In: Frey B., Schaltegger C. (eds) 21st Century Economics. Springer, Cham. First Online 10 July Author: Mark Schelker. Three Essays On Tax Salience 65 Tax L. Rev. _ (forthcoming) 2 reforms that would improve the efficiency of taxation have been opposed because of concerns about “hidden taxes” or “fiscal illusion.”6 Yet despite the ardent political rhetoric over tax salience, social science has only just begun to produce concrete results on the behavioralCited by: The seminal paper on the market salience of taxation – written by Raj Chetty, Adam Looney, and Kory Kroft (; hereinafter, CLK) – examines spotlighting with respect to sales and excise taxes.

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salience of taxation.8 The essence of our argument is that increasing the political salience of taxation is akin to providing voters with false or arbitrary information about tax costs. Neither the fields of philoso-phy nor of voter psychology are sufficiently developed to guide us asCited by: See, for example, Raj Chetty, Adam Looney, and Kory Kroft, Salience and Taxation: Theory and Evidence, 99 Am Econ Rev().

Lilian V. Faulhaber, The Hidden Limits of the Charitable Deduction: An Introduction to Hypersalience, 92 BU L Rev(). See Gamage and Shanske, 65 Tax L Rev at 49–50 (cited in note 11). Examples & Explanations: Corporate Taxation offers a remarkably clear treatment of a complex area of tax ifying Subchapter C, Cheryl D.

Block methodically explains all of the tax issues that arise from the formation of the corporation to liquidation/5(18). In Fig. 1, t ¯ h was not only the value of the high salience tax that induced the first-best consumption of x, it also happened to be the high salience tax's optimal value.

More generally, when θ l ≠ 0 or when θ h Cited by: America's number-one all-time best-selling tax guide, with 2, money-saving tips J.K. Lasser's Your Income Tax puts America's most trusted tax advice to work to help you with your tax return.

E-ZTax: Tax Salience and Tax Rates Amy Finkelstein MIT and NBER February Abstract: This paper tests the hypothesis that the salience of a tax system affects equilibrium tax rates. To do this, I analyze how toll rates change after toll facilities adopt electronic toll collection.This book should be required reading for anyone interested in the politics or sociology of taxation.’ David Gamage - University of California, Berkeley ‘Steve Sheffrin brings together insights from social psychology and philosophy to reconcile how economists think .While the political salience of unitary taxation is some way further off, achieving full public access CBCR was seen by some TJN members as the key interim step to further the political salience of the unitary taxation proposal, because public CBCR would highlight cases of misalignment between corporate economic activity and profits Cited by: