Zanaj, S. (2020). Ethnocentric preferences and the environment with international trade. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from https://ideas.repec.org/p/luc/wpaper.
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We define a model of international trade with two countries, two vertically differentiated goods, and heterogenous consumers concerning their willingness to pay for quality. Trade generates two sources of ...
Joxhe, M., Zanaj, S., & Scaramozzino, P. (2020). Fiscal effects of migrants in Europe: a quantile regression approach. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://orbi.ulg.ac.be/handle/10993/42869.
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In this paper, we explore the fiscal impact of immigrants in Europe applying a quantile regression approach to data from the European Survey on Living Conditions (EU-SILC) for the period 2007-2015. Our ...
Zanaj, S. (2020). Poverty in Russia: the Role of the Marital Status and Gender. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from https://wwwen.uni.lu/research/fdef/dem/publications2/discussion_papers.
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Bertinelli, L., Bourgain, A., & Zanaj, S. (2019). Profit taxation and royalties: evidence from gold mines in Sub-Saharan Africa (December). Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://orbi.ulg.ac.be/handle/10993/44012.
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In this paper, we analyze theoretically and empirically the effects of tax changes on firms’ profits in extractive industries. In the theoretical part, we assume a country that levies a profit tax and a ...
Zanaj, S. (2019). Consumption home bias and ethnocentrism: an international duopoly. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://orbi.ulg.ac.be/handle/10993/40362.
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We define a model with two countries and two vertically differentiated goods, a high and a low-quality variant, and heterogenous consumers with respect to their willingness to pay for quality. Consumers in one ...
Zanaj, S. (2019). Social division in the market: conspicous consumption with nationalist feelings. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://orbi.ulg.ac.be/handle/10993/40363.
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In this paper, we explore the effects of conspicuous goods as a means of social division between native citizens and migrants. We push forward the hypothesis that choosing a particular good can confer a sense ...
Zanaj, S. (2018). Health and Pollution in a Vertically Differentiated Duopoly. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from https://ideas.repec.org/p/luc/wpaper/18-20.html.
Zanaj, S., & Bourgain, A. (2018). A tax competition approach to resource taxation in developing countries. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from https://ideas.repec.org/p/luc/wpaper/18-21.html.
Zanaj, S., Pieretti, P., & pulina, G. (2016). Tax havens compliance with international standards: a temporal perspective. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://wwwen.uni.lu/recherche/fdef/crea/publications/discussion_papers/2016.
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Zanaj, S., Tarola, O., & Ceccantoni, G. (2016). Green Consumption and relative preferences in an international ologopoly. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://wwwen.uni.lu/recherche/fdef/crea/publications/discussion_papers/2016.
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Gabszewicz, J., & Zanaj, S. (2014). Migration: a burden or a blessing for the natives. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://wwwfr.uni.lu/recherche/fdef/crea/publications/discussion_papers/2014.
Zanaj, S., Litina, A., & Moriconi, S. (2014). The cultural transmission of Environmental preferences: Evidence from International Migration. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://wwwfr.uni.lu/recherche/fdef/crea/publications/discussion_papers/2014.
Zanaj, S., Pieretti, P., & Thisse, J. (2014). Offshore financial centres and bank secrecy. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://wwwfr.uni.lu/recherche/fdef/crea/publications/discussion_papers/2014.
Bourgain, A., Pieretti, P., & Zanaj, S. (2013). From tax evasion to tax planning. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://orbi.ulg.ac.be/handle/10993/2986.
This paper analyzes within a simple model how a removal of bank secrecy can impact tax revenues and banks'profitability, assuming that offshore centers are able to offer sophisticated but legal, tax planning ...
Gabszewicz, J., Tarola, O., & Zanaj, S. (2013). Migration, Wages and Fiscal competition. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://ideas.repec.org/p/luc/wpaper/13-19.html.
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Jean, G., & Zanaj, S. (2013). (Un)stable vertical collusive agreements. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://wwwen.uni.lu/research/fdef/crea/publications2/discussion_papers.
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Thisse, J., Pieretti, P., & Zanaj, S. (2013). Offshore financial centers: Tax havens or safe havens. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://ideas.repec.org/p/luc/wpaper/13-20.html.
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Han, Y., Pieretti, P., Zanaj, S., & Zou, B. (2012). Asymmetric Competition among Nation States: A Differential Game Approach. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://ideas.repec.org/p/bie/wpaper/460.html.
This paper analyzes the impact of foreign investments on a small country's economy in the context of international competition. To that end, we model tax and infrastructure competition within a differential ...
Moriconi, S., Picard, P. M., & Zanaj, S. (2012). Commodity taxation and regulatory competition. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://ideas.repec.org/p/luc/wpaper/12-15.html.
This paper studies competition in regulation and commodity taxation between trading countries. We present a general equilibrium model in which destination based consumption taxes finance public goods, while ...
Pieretti, P., Zanaj, S., & Zou, B. (2012). On the long run economic performance of small economies. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://ideas.repec.org/p/luc/wpaper/12-14.html.
In this paper, we analyze the long run economic performance of a small economy open to foreign investments. Policy instruments used to attract investments are taxes and attractive public infrastructures ...