Category Archives: Resilience through fiscal policy

ADEMU explained: The case for a tax on automation, video with Pedro Teles


June 18, 2018

Pedro Teles presents the case for a tax on automation in this short video. Continue reading

POLICY BRIEF: Reassessing tax policies and tax coordination: The case for a tax on automation


Objectives

  • Assessing the positive and negative impacts of automation on employment
  • Analysing how appropriate taxation may be used to compensate those negatively impacted
  • Understanding how an appropriate policy could be implemented

By Pedro Teles

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ADEMU explained: Stimulus packages? Better be persistent! Video with Patrick Fève and Martial Dupaigne


Patrick Fève and Martial Dupaigne explain why stimulus packages in the economy need to be persistent to be effective in this short video.  Continue reading

POLICY BRIEF: Stimulus packages? Better be persistent!


Objectives

  • To understand whether fiscal stimulus is effective in stabilising the economy
  • To analyse how persistence of government spending affects the size of the fiscal multiplier

By Martial Dupaigne and Patrick Fève, Toulouse School of Economics

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