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Luca Gori and Luciano Fanti
 
''Labour income taxation, child rearing policies and fertility''
( 2007, Vol. 10 No.20 )
 
 
We examine how subsidy policies to support child-rearing affect the fertility rate in a textbook general equilibrium overlapping generations model extended to account for endogenous fertility decisions of individuals. It is shown the counter-intuitive result that increasing the child grant may actually reduce the long-run fertility rate.
 
 
Keywords:
JEL: J1 - Demographic Economics: General
H2 - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue: General
 
Manuscript Received : Dec 02 2007 Manuscript Accepted : Dec 20 2007

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