• Buy to let: Investment buyers in a housing search model 

      Bø, Erlend Eide (Discussion Paper;No. 896, Working paper, 2019-02-07)
      This paper explores and explains how buy-to-let investors affect housing price dynamics In this paper, I explore and explain how buy-to-let investors affect housing price dynamics. The impact of buy-to-let investors on ...
    • Evaluating the redistributional effects of tax policy changes: with an application to the 2006 Norwegian tax reform 

      Thoresen, Thor Olav; Bø, Erlend Eide; Fjærli, Erik; Halvorsen, Elin (Discussion Papers;No. 648, Working paper, 2011)
      Abstract: An evaluation strategy is presented for answering the question is the tax schedule more redistributive after a reform than prior to a reform? The proposed procedure builds upon addressing measures of tax ...
    • Heterogeneity of the Carnegie Effect 

      Thoresen, Thor Olav; Bø, Erlend Eide (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-08-15)
      The Carnegie effect is the harm inherited wealth does to a recipient's work effort. Carnegie effect estimates are few, reflecting that such effects are hard to trace. Most previous studies rely on data from limited-size ...
    • Horizontal inequity under a dual income tax system : principles and measurement 

      Bø, Erlend Eide; Lambert, Peter J.; Thoresen, Thor Olav (Discussion Papers;No. 647, Working paper, 2011)
      Abstract: Tax systems with separate taxation of wage and capital income, also called dual income tax systems, have gained relevance through the Mirrlees Review. Obviously, such tax systems are exposed to horizontal equity ...
    • Match quality in housing transactions. What can we learn from comparing buyers and sellers? 

      Bø, Erlend Eide (Discussion Papers;No. 865, Working paper, 2017-10-02)
      Match quality, the part of housing value to the buyer which is unique for each buyer-house match, is important in several housing market matching models, but measuring it is difficult for an econ-ometrician. I suggest ...
    • Om rentens effekt på konsum og sparing 

      Bø, Erlend Eide (Journal article, 2010)
      Pengepolitikk har i lengre tid vært et viktig virkemiddel i konjunkturstyringen. Renten kuttes for å øke konsum og investeringer hvis økonomien går dårlig, og heves for å hindre overoppheting av økonomien. Mye av ...
    • Taxation of housing. Killing several birds with one stone 

      Bø, Erlend Eide (Discussion Papers;No. 829, Working paper, 2015-11-19)
      The Norwegian public policy debate regularly returns to the private housing market. Housing prices have increased by 200 percent in real terms over the last two decades, a large share of households have high debt ratios, ...