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Targeting taxes on local externalities

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We consider optimal anonymous consumption taxes in situations where the magnitude of an externality varies with individuals who cause it.

14 August 2023

IFS WP2022/06 Measuring top income shares in the UK

Measuring top income shares in the UK

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This paper examines measurement error in the share of income going to the top 1% (and other subgroups) that comes from estimation of the denominator.

14 January 2022

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Inference on a distribution from noisy draws

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We consider a situation where the distribution of a random variable is being estimated by the empirical distribution of noisy measurements of that variable.

7 December 2021