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Ett nytt sätt att utvärdera skatteförändringar

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Arbetsmarknadsprogrammet, Jacob Lundberg, Skatter

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Skattesystemet påverkar individers ekonomiska beslut, vilket ger effekter på skatteintäkter och sysselsättning. Den här artikeln beskriver simuleringsmodellen Swedish Labour Income Microsimulation Model (Slimm), som konstruerats för att uppskatta dessa effekter. Beteendeförändringarna i modellen är hämtade från den empiriska forskningen. Enligt simuleringar i modellen försvinner 43 procent av intäkterna vid höjd kommunalskatt till följd av dynamiska effekter, jobbskatteavdraget har skapat 128 000 jobb och det skulle vara självfinansierande att sänka skatten för höginkomsttagare.

Lundberg, J. (2018). Ett nytt sätt att utvärdera skatteförändringar. Ekonomisk debatt, 46(6), s 38 – 45.


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