Klara Sabirianova Peter

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Assistant Professor

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

United States

http://www.unc.edu/~kpeter

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Research Affiliate

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

Tax Progressivity and Income Inequality

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 08-26
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Sep 2008
Denvil Duncan and Klara Sabirianova Peter
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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income inequality, Gini, personal income tax, structural progressivity, tax evasion, redistribution, Kuznets hypothesis, democracy, law and order

Global Reform of Personal Income Taxation, 1981-2005: Evidence from 189 Countries

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 08-08
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2009
Klara Sabirianova Peter, Steve Buttrick and Denvil Duncan
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
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personal income tax, tax complexity, progressivity, flat tax, global trends

Global Reform of Personal Income Taxation, 1981-2005: Evidence from 189 Countries

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
Klara Sabirianova Peter and Steve Buttrick
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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personal income tax, marginal rate, average rate, tax complexity, progressivity, flat tax, revenue, global trends

Public Sector Pay and Corruption: Measuring Bribery from Micro Data

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Feb 2006
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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wage, wage differentials, public sector, corruption, bribery, Ukraine

Public Sector Pay and Corruption: Measuring Bribery from Micro Data

Journal of Public Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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corruption, bribery, public sector, wage, wage differentials, consumption, Ukraine

Public Sector Pay and Corruption: Measuring Bribery from Micro Data

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Jun 2006
Klara Sabirianova Peter and Yuriy Gorodnichenko
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Wage, wage differentials, public sector, corruption, bribery, Ukraine

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Unequal Inequalities: Do Progressive Taxes Reduce Income Inequality?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
Denvil Duncan and Klara Sabirianova Peter
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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income inequality, Gini, personal income tax, structural progressivity, tax evasion

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 08-25
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Feb 2008
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Tax Evasion, consumption-income gap, personal income tax, flat tax, difference-in-difference, regression discontinuity, deadweight loss, transition, Russia

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 May 2008
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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tax evasion, consumption-income gap, personal income tax, flat tax, difference-indifference, regression discontinuity, deadweight loss, transition, Russia

Myth and Reality of Flat Tax Reform: Micro Estimates of Tax Evasion Response and Welfare Effects in Russia

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2010
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Jorge Martinez-Vazquez and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Foreign Investment, Corporate Ownership, and Development: Are Firms in Emerging Markets Catching Up to the World Standard?

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Klara Sabirianova Peter, Jan Svejnar and Katherine Terrell
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, NY, USA and Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
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efficiency, productivity, economic development, foreign direct investment, ownership, convergence, frontier, Czech Republic, Russia, Washington Consensus

Foreign Investment, Corporate Ownership, and Development: Are Firms in Emerging Markets Catching Up to the World Standard?

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 13 May 2005
Klara Sabirianova Peter, Jan Svejnar and Katherine Terrell
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, NY, USA and Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
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Efficiency, productivity, economic development, foreign direct investment, ownership, convergence, frontier, Czech republic, Russia, Washington consensus

Income Tax Flattening: Does it Help to Reduce the Shadow Economy?

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 08-09
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2009
Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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shadow economy, tax evasion, personal income tax, corporate income tax, flat tax

Income Tax Flattening: Does it Help to Reduce the Shadow Economy?

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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shadow economy, tax evasion, personal income tax, corporate income tax, flat tax, structural progressivity, tax complexity, electricity approach, institutions

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Distance to the Efficiency Frontier and FDI Spillovers

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Klara Sabirianova Peter, Jan Svejnar and Katherine Terrell
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, NY, USA and Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
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Foreign direct investment, productivity, convergence, frontier, knowledge spillovers, Czech Republic, Russia

Distance to the Efficiency Frontier and FDI Spillovers

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Jan 2005
Klara Sabirianova Peter, Jan Svejnar and Katherine Terrell
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, NY, USA and Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
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Foreign direct investment, productivity, convergence, frontier, knowledge spillovers, Czech Republic, Russia

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Worker Training in a Restructuring Economy: Evidence from the Russian Transition

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Sep 2000
Mark Berger, John S. Earle and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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On-the-job Training, Restructuring, Wage Growth, Human Capital Investments

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Returns to Skills and the Speed of Reforms: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe, China, and Russia

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Jul 2004
Belton M. Fleisher, Klara Sabirianova Peter and Xiaojun Wang
Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and University of Hawaii - Department of Economics
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returns to schooling, skills, speed of reforms, meta-analysis, transition, Central and Eastern Europe, China, Russia

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How Late to Pay? Understanding Wage Arrears in Russia

SITE Working Paper No. 139; W.E. Upjohn Institute Staff Working Paper No. 02-77
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Apr 1999
John S. Earle and Klara Sabirianova Peter
George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Russia, pay, arrears, Earle, Zabirianova, Upjohn

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Compensating Differentials in Emerging Labor and Housing Markets: Estimates of Quality of Life in Russian Cities

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Nov 2003
Mark Berger, Glenn C. Blomquist and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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compensating differentials, equilibrium, hedonic, quality of life, amenities, implicit prices, labor market, housing market, transition, Russia

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Equilibrium Wage Arrears: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis of Institutional Lock-In

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Dec 2000
John S. Earle and Klara Sabirianova Peter
George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Wage arrears, contractual failure, institutions, institutional lock-in, social interactions, Russia, transition

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Skill-Biased Transition: The Role of Markets, Institutions, and Technological Change

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Oct 2003
Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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technological change, wage inequality, human capital, transition, Russia, linked employer-employee data

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Falling Tax Evasion: How Much Can Tax Rates and Labor Regulations Explain?

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 08-10
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Feb 2008
Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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tax evasion, tax rate, flat tax, labor regulation, transition

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The Great Human Capital Reallocation: A Study of Occupational Mobility in Transitional Russia

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 12 Dec 2000
Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Community Norms and Organizational Practices: The Legitimization of Wage Arrears in Russia, 1992-1999

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Feb 2004
John S. Earle, Andrew Spicer and Klara Sabirianova Peter
George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government, University of California, Riverside (UCR) - A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Institutions, norms, legitimacy, arrears, organizational practices, sociology, Russia

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Returns to Schooling in Russia and Ukraine: A Semiparametric Approach to Cross-Country Comparative Analysis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Oct 2004
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Downloads 113 (307,569)
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returns to schooling, earnings function, semiparametric approach, decomposition, counterfactual, cross-country analysis, retrospective data, transition, Russia, Ukraine

Inequality and Volatility Moderation in Russia: Evidence from Micro-Level Panel Data on Consumption and Income

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 09-09
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 10 Jun 2009
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Klara Sabirianova Peter and Dmitriy Stolyarov
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Inequality, income, consumption, transition, Russia

Inequality and Volatility Moderation in Russia: Evidence from Micro-Level Panel Data on Consumption and Income

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Klara Sabirianova Peter and Dmitriy Stolyarov
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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inequality, income, consumption, transition, Russia

Inequality and Volatility Moderation in Russia: Evidence from Micro-Level Panel Data on Consumption and Income

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 16 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2021
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Klara Sabirianova Peter and Dmitriy Stolyarov
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Does Labor Supply Respond to a Flat Tax? Evidence from the Russian Tax Reform

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 30 Jun 2009
Denvil Duncan and Klara Sabirianova Peter
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Downloads 106 (321,420)
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labor supply, personal income tax, flat tax, labor supply elasticity, difference-in-difference, regression discontinuity, wage endogeneity, employment participation, Russia, transition

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College Expansion and the Marginal Returns to Education: Evidence from Russia

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Olga Belskaya, Olga Belskaya, Klara Sabirianova Peter and Christian Posso
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel HillOhio University, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill
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education, returns to college, marginal treatment effect, policy‚Äźrelevant treatment effect, local instrumental variable, selection bias, college expansion, Russia

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Contract Violations, Neighborhood Effects, and Wage Arrears in Russia

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Jul 2004
John S. Earle and Klara Sabirianova Peter
George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Wage arrears, contract violation, neighborhood effect, social interactions, multiple equilibria, network externality, strategic complementarity, transition, Russia

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Complementarity and Custom in Wage Contract Violation

Upjohn Institute Staff Working Paper 06-129
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Jul 2006
John S. Earle and Klara Sabirianova Peter
George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Downloads 75 (397,941)
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contract violation, wage arrears, social custom, strategic complementarity, neighborhood effect, social interactions, multiple equilibria, network externality, transition, Russia

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Does Labor Supply Respond to a Flat Tax? Evidence from the Russian Tax Reform

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 09-10
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Jul 2009
Denvil Duncan and Klara Sabirianova Peter
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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Labor supply, personal income tax, flat tax, labor supply elasticity, difference-in-difference, regression discontinuity, wage endogeneity, employment participation, Russia, transition.

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Limits to Wage Growth: Understanding the Wage Divergence between Immigrants and Natives

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Apoorva Jain and Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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migration, assimilation, divergence, wage growth, skill prices, post-migration human capital, discrimination, doubly robust estimator, instrumental variables, panel, Germany

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A Joint Hazard-Longitudinal Model of the Timing of Migration, Immigrant Quality, and Labor Market Assimilation

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Jul 2017
Klara Sabirianova Peter
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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migration, joint hazard-longitudinal model, mixed effects, random slope, individual-specific wage assimilation, unobserved skills, survival analysis, timing of migration, maximum likelihood, selection due to endogenous entry, Germany

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Evidence from the Russian Tax Reformdoes Labour Supply Respond to a Flat Tax?

Economics of Transition, Vol. 18, Issue 2, pp. 365-404, April 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Mar 2010
Denvil Duncan and Klara Sabirianova Peter
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
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