Photo Attribution The 56th Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2019 Conference Program

Public Finance 2


Saturday, March 16
2:40pm — 4:10pm

Public Finance 2

Session Chair: Kaetana Leontjeva
Session Organizer: Public Choice Society President


Fiscal Illusion: Would Information on the Personalized Tax Burden and Costs of Public Services Affect Taxpayers’ Fiscal Preferences? Evidence from a UK Survey Experiment
Presenter: Kaetana Leontjeva
Discussant: Carlos Scartascini


Cognitive capacity and inattention: A field experiment on taxation
Presenter: Carlos Scartascini
Co-Author(s): Castro, Edgar
Discussant: Roger Congleton


On the Causes of Social Security: Post Sample Forecasts of the Congleton and Shughart Model
Presenter: Roger Congleton
Co-Author(s): Marsella, Alex; Kim, Youngshin
Discussant: Gary Wagner


So Just How Strong Are Public Sector Unions? Evidence from Pension Generosity
Presenter: Gary Wagner
Co-Author(s): Elder, Erick M.
Discussant: Kaetana Leontjeva