Stephen Roach makes his case.
by Michael Bar, San Francisco State University and Oksana Leukhina, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Estimates effects of tax law changes on labor force participation for married couples; the average effect is reportedly small, though there is a large effect for spouses of high-earners. Conversely, the Earned Income Tax Credit discourages LFP by spouses of low-earning men.
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August 25, 2009 by Tom Bozzo