Various regulations in the German tax system creates negative labor supply incentives for married second earners. The project analyses theses disincentives by comparing the marginal tax rates on first and second earner incomes for a range of stylized households.

Client

Prognos AG , Basel , CH

Project duration

11.11.2008 - 19.11.2008

Contact

Prof. Dr. Holger Bonin
Prof. Dr. Reinhold Schnabel

Project members

Prof. Dr. Holger Bonin (Coordinator)
Prof. Dr. Reinhold Schnabel