Published Articles



CEQ WORKING PAPER 10
Bucheli, Marisa and Nora Lustig, Máximo Rossi and Florencia Amábile. 2013. “Social Spending, Taxes, and Income Redistribution in Uruguay.” CEQ Working Paper 10, CEQ Institute, Tulane University and Inter-American Dialogue. REVISED July.

PUBLISHED in Public Finance Review
Bucheli, Marisa and Nora Lustig, Máximo Rossi and Florencia Amábile. 2013. “Social Spending, Taxes, and Income Redistribution in Uruguay.” Public Finance Review, Volume: 42 issue: 3, page(s): 413-433. Article first published online: July 8, 2013; Issue published: May 1, 2014

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1091142113493493


CEQ WORKING PAPER 16

Higgins, Sean, Nora Lustig, Whitney Ruble and Tim Smeeding. 2013. Comparing the Incidence of Taxes and Social Spending in Brazil and the United States. CEQ Working Paper 16, Center for Inter-American Policy and Research and Department of Economics, Tulane University and Inter-American Dialogue, November. 

PUBLISHED in the Review of Income and Wealth
Higgins, Sean, Nora Lustig, Whitney Ruble and Timothy Smeeding. 2016. “Comparing the Incidence of Taxes and Social Spending in Brazil and the United States.” Review of Income and Wealth, Volume 62, no. 1 (August), pp. 22-46.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/roiw.12201

CEQ WORKING PAPER 19
Bucheli, Marisa, Máximo Rossi and Florencia Amábile. 2015. Inequality and Poverty in Uruguay by Race: The Impact of Fiscal Policies. CEQ Working Paper 19, Center for Inter-American Policy and Research and Department of Economics, Tulane University and Inter-American Dialogue, REVISED February.

PUBLISHED in The Journal of Economic Inequality
Bucheli, Marisa, Máximo Rossi and Florencia Amábile. 2018. “Inequality and Fiscal Policies in Uruguay by Race.” The Journal of Economic Inequality, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 389–411

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10888-017-9373-7
Also available: dECON version – February 2014.

CEQ WORKING PAPER 20
Cabrera, Maynor, Nora Lustig and Hilcías Morán. 2014. Fiscal Policy, Inequality and the Ethnic Divide in Guatemala. CEQ Working Paper 20, Center for Inter-American Policy and Research and Department of Economics, Tulane University and Inter-American Dialogue, October.

PUBLISHED in World Development
Cabrera, Maynor, Nora Lustig and Hilcias E. Moran. 2015. “Fiscal Policy, Inequality and the Ethnic Divide in Guatemala.” World Development 76 (December), pp. 263–279.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2015.07.008

CEQ WORKING PAPER 27
Bucheli, Marisa. 2015. Public Transfers and Poverty Reduction: an Evaluation of Program Contribution to the Exit Rate from Poverty of Children and the Elderly. CEQ Working Paper 27, Center for Inter-American Policy and Research and Department of Economics, Tulane University and Inter-American Dialogue, January.

PUBLISHED in Poverty & Public Policy
Bucheli, Marisa. 2016. “Public Transfers and the Poverty of Children and the Elderly in Uruguay.” Poverty & Public Policy. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/pop4.159


CEQ WORKING PAPER 31
Lustig, Nora. 2015. Inequality and Fiscal Redistribution in Middle Income Countries: Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Indonesia, Mexico, Peru and South Africa. Evidence from the Commitment to Equity Project (CEQ). CEQ Working Paper 31, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, October.

PUBLISHED in the Journal of Globalization and Development
Lustig, Nora. 2016. “Inequality and Fiscal Redistribution in Middle Income Countries: Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Indonesia, Mexico, Peru and South Africa.” Journal of Globalization and Development 7, no. 1, pp. 17-60. DOI: 10.1515/jgd-2016-0015.


CEQ WORKING PAPER 33
Higgins, Sean and Nora Lustig. 2015. Can a Poverty-Reducing and Progressive Tax and Transfer System Hurt the Poor? CEQ Working Paper 33. Center for Inter-American Policy and Research and Department of Economics, Tulane University and Inter-American Dialogue, April.  

PUBLISHED in the Journal of Development Economics
Higgins, Sean and Nora Lustig. 2016. “Can a Poverty-reducing and Progressive Tax and Transfer System Hurt the Poor?” Journal of Development Economics 122 (September), pp. 63-75. DOI: 10.1016/j.jdeveco.2016.04.001


WORKING PAPER 35

Younger, Stephen, Eric Osei-Assibey, and Felix Oppong. 2015. Fiscal Incidence in Ghana. CEQ  Working Paper 35, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, and Ithaca College, University of Ghana and the World Bank, December.

PUBLISHED  in the Review of Development Economics
Younger, Stephen, Eric Osei-Assibey, and Felix Oppong. 2017. “Fiscal Incidence in Ghana.” Review of Development Economics. Published electronically January 11, 2017. DOI: 10.1111/rode.12299.

WORKING PAPER 36
Younger, Stephen, Flora Myamba, and Kenneth Mdadila. 2016. Fiscal Incidence in Tanzania.  CEQ Working Paper 36, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, University, and Ithaca College and REPOA, January.

PUBLISHED  in the African Development Review
Younger, Stephen, Flora Myamba, and Kenneth Mdadila. 2016. Fiscal Incidence in Tanzania.” African Development Review 28, no. 3, pp. 264-276.
DOI: 10.1111/1467-8268.12204


WORKING PAPER 38

Shimeles, Abebe, Ahmed Moummi, Nizar Jouini and Nora Lustig. 2017. “Fiscal Policy, Income Redistribution and Poverty Reduction: Evidence from Tunisia.” CEQ Working Paper 38, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, REVISED June.

PUBLISHED in Review of Income and Wealth
Shimeles, Abebe, Ahmed Moummi, Nizar Jouini and Nora Lustig“Fiscal Policy, Income Redistribution and Poverty Reduction: Evidence from Tunisia.” Review of Income and Wealth 64: S225-S248.

WORKING PAPER 48
Enami, Ali, Nora Lustig and Alireza Taqdiri. 2017. Fiscal Policy, Inequality and Poverty in Iran: Assessing the Impact and Effectiveness of Taxes and Transfers. CEQ Working Paper 48, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, REVISED, September.

PUBLISHED  in Middle East Development Journal
Enami, Ali, Nora Lustig and Alireza Taqdiri. 2019. “Fiscal Policy, Inequality and Poverty in Iran: Assessing the Impact and Effectiveness of Taxes and Transfers.” Middle East Development Journal. March. 
DOI:
 https://doi.org/10.1080/17938120.2019.1583510

 

WORKING PAPER 62 
Lustig, Nora. 2017. “El Impacto del Sistema Tributario y el Gasto Social en la Distribucion del Ingreso y la Pobreza en America Latina. Una Aplicacion del Marco Metodologico del Proyecto Compromiso con la Equidad (CEQ),” CEQ Working Paper 62, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, July.

PUBLISHED in El Trimestre Económico
Lustig, Nora. 2017. “El impacto del sistema tributario y el gasto social en la distribución del ingreso y la pobreza en América Latina.” El Trimestre Economico. Number 335, July-September 2017.