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  • External Shocks in a Small Open Economy: A CGE-Microsimulation Analysis 

    Ahmed, Vaqar; O'Donoghue, Cathal (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2009)
    This paper studies the impact of changes in the external balance of a developing economy (Pakistan). We explain that the economic growth achieved during the past decade is highly dependent on the improvements in external ...
  • Redistributive Effect of Personal Income Taxation in Pakistan 

    Ahmed, Vaqar; O'Donoghue, Cathal (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2009)
    This paper studies the redistribution effect of personal income tax in Pakistan. We decompose the overall tax system in order to evaluate the contribution of rate, allowances, deductions, exemptions and credits. The structure ...
  • Using CGE and Microsimulation Models for In come Distribution Analyses: A Survey. 

    O Donoghue, Cathal; Ahmed, Vaqar (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2005)
    This paper carries out a survey of CGE and Microsimulation models used in the evaluation of issues related directly or indirectly to incomes distribution. Different model structures are discussed which have been employed ...