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The Resource The Shadow Economy : an International Survey, Friedrich Schneider and Dominik H. Enste

The Shadow Economy : an International Survey, Friedrich Schneider and Dominik H. Enste

Label
The Shadow Economy : an International Survey
Title
The Shadow Economy
Title remainder
an International Survey
Statement of responsibility
Friedrich Schneider and Dominik H. Enste
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents new data to give an overview of shadow economies from OECD countries and propose solutions to prevent illicit work
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Schneider, Friedrich
Dewey number
  • 330
  • 330.9
Index
index present
LC call number
HD2341
LC item number
.S363 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Enste, Dominik
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Informal sector (Economics)
  • Business enterprises
  • Commercial crimes
  • Tax evasion
  • Illegal aliens
  • Welfare fraud
  • Fraud
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Business enterprises
  • Commercial crimes
  • Fraud
  • Illegal aliens
  • Informal sector (Economics)
  • Tax evasion
  • Welfare fraud
Label
The Shadow Economy : an International Survey, Friedrich Schneider and Dominik H. Enste
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-207) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Figures; Tables; 1 The shadow economy: a challenge for economic and social policy; 2 Defining the 'shadow economy'; 2.1 Informal economic activity and national income accounts; 2.2 Shadow economy, tax evasion, and illicit work; 3 Methods to estimate the size of the shadow economy; 3.1 Direct approaches; 3.2 Indirect approaches; 3.2.1 The discrepancy between national expenditure and income statistics; 3.2.2 The discrepancy between the official and actual labour force; 3.2.3 Monetary methods; 3.2.3.1 The transactions approach; 3.2.3.2 The currency demand approach
  • 3.2.4 The physical input (electricity consumption) method3.2.4.1 The Kaufmann-Kaliberda method; 3.2.4.2 The Lackó method; 3.3 The model approach; Causes; Indicators; 3.4 Summary of the methods used to estimate the size of the shadow economy; 4 Size of shadow economies around the world; 4.1 The results for 151 countries; 4.2 151 countries from all over the world; 4.2.1 Twenty-five high-income OECD countries; 4.3 Transition countries (Eastern Europe and central Asia); 4.4 Developing countries; 4.5 The size of shadow economies according to continents
  • 5 The size of the shadow-economy labour force5.1 Illicit work and the shadow-economy labour force; 5.2 Developing countries -- earlier results; 5.3 Transition countries -- earlier results; 5.4 Developing and transition countries -- latest results; 5.5 OECD countries; 6 An integrated approach to explain deviant behaviour; 6.1 Structure of the model; 6.1.1 Synergy effects of an integrative approach; 6.1.2 Developing a model; 6.2 Criticising the neoclassical and welfare-theoretical considerations; 6.2.1 Criticising the concept of Homo Oeconomicus; 6.2.1.1 An integrated human concept
  • 6.2.2 Modifications6.2.2.1 Satisficing and bounded rationality; 6.2.2.2 Frames; 6.2.2.3 Habits; 6.2.2.4 The man component of the RREEMM model; 6.3 Microeconomic foundation; 6.3.1 The explanatory contribution of economics; 6.3.2 Basic assumptions and aspects; 6.3.3 Models of taxation and punishment; 6.3.3.1 Models of time allocation; 6.3.3.2 Models of tax evasion; 6.3.4 The extended income-leisure model; 6.3.4.1 Graphical treatment of the basic neoclassical model; 6.3.4.2 Illicit work and regulated working time; 6.3.4.3 Effects of a reduction in working hours
  • 6.3.5 Limitations of the income-leisure model6.4 Institutional and sociological aspects; 6.4.1 The sociological explanatory contribution; 6.4.2 Descriptive variables, demography, and changing values; 6.4.3 Institutions and restrictions; 6.4.4 Some empirical investigation in Germany; 6.4.4.1 Attitudes towards illicit work in Germany; 6.4.4.2 Personal characteristics and sociological factors; 6.5 Explanatory approaches in socio- and economic psychology; 6.5.1 The explanatory contribution of socio- and economic psychology; 6.5.2 Control and reactance theory; 6.5.2.1 Control theory
Control code
827210298
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299009141
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
432164
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827210298
Label
The Shadow Economy : an International Survey, Friedrich Schneider and Dominik H. Enste
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-207) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Figures; Tables; 1 The shadow economy: a challenge for economic and social policy; 2 Defining the 'shadow economy'; 2.1 Informal economic activity and national income accounts; 2.2 Shadow economy, tax evasion, and illicit work; 3 Methods to estimate the size of the shadow economy; 3.1 Direct approaches; 3.2 Indirect approaches; 3.2.1 The discrepancy between national expenditure and income statistics; 3.2.2 The discrepancy between the official and actual labour force; 3.2.3 Monetary methods; 3.2.3.1 The transactions approach; 3.2.3.2 The currency demand approach
  • 3.2.4 The physical input (electricity consumption) method3.2.4.1 The Kaufmann-Kaliberda method; 3.2.4.2 The Lackó method; 3.3 The model approach; Causes; Indicators; 3.4 Summary of the methods used to estimate the size of the shadow economy; 4 Size of shadow economies around the world; 4.1 The results for 151 countries; 4.2 151 countries from all over the world; 4.2.1 Twenty-five high-income OECD countries; 4.3 Transition countries (Eastern Europe and central Asia); 4.4 Developing countries; 4.5 The size of shadow economies according to continents
  • 5 The size of the shadow-economy labour force5.1 Illicit work and the shadow-economy labour force; 5.2 Developing countries -- earlier results; 5.3 Transition countries -- earlier results; 5.4 Developing and transition countries -- latest results; 5.5 OECD countries; 6 An integrated approach to explain deviant behaviour; 6.1 Structure of the model; 6.1.1 Synergy effects of an integrative approach; 6.1.2 Developing a model; 6.2 Criticising the neoclassical and welfare-theoretical considerations; 6.2.1 Criticising the concept of Homo Oeconomicus; 6.2.1.1 An integrated human concept
  • 6.2.2 Modifications6.2.2.1 Satisficing and bounded rationality; 6.2.2.2 Frames; 6.2.2.3 Habits; 6.2.2.4 The man component of the RREEMM model; 6.3 Microeconomic foundation; 6.3.1 The explanatory contribution of economics; 6.3.2 Basic assumptions and aspects; 6.3.3 Models of taxation and punishment; 6.3.3.1 Models of time allocation; 6.3.3.2 Models of tax evasion; 6.3.4 The extended income-leisure model; 6.3.4.1 Graphical treatment of the basic neoclassical model; 6.3.4.2 Illicit work and regulated working time; 6.3.4.3 Effects of a reduction in working hours
  • 6.3.5 Limitations of the income-leisure model6.4 Institutional and sociological aspects; 6.4.1 The sociological explanatory contribution; 6.4.2 Descriptive variables, demography, and changing values; 6.4.3 Institutions and restrictions; 6.4.4 Some empirical investigation in Germany; 6.4.4.1 Attitudes towards illicit work in Germany; 6.4.4.2 Personal characteristics and sociological factors; 6.5 Explanatory approaches in socio- and economic psychology; 6.5.1 The explanatory contribution of socio- and economic psychology; 6.5.2 Control and reactance theory; 6.5.2.1 Control theory
Control code
827210298
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299009141
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
432164
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827210298

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