Richard Prisinzano, senior economist at PWBM, and Christine Speidel of Villanova University’s Federal Tax Clinic, discussed personal taxes, focusing on gig economy workers, on Knowledge@Wharton Business Radio Sirius XM 132 on April 12, 2019.
Brandon Pizzola, Senior Manager with EY Quantitative Economics and Statistics, will present on Carbon Regulations vs. a Carbon Tax: A Comparison of the Macroeconomic Impacts as part of PWBM's Computational and Macroeconomics Semiars (PCaMS).
Modeling Income in the Near Term (MINT) helps policymakers understand the effects of changes to benefits and payroll taxes. On May 30, 2019, the Social Security Advisory Board will host a policy forum to review the MINT model. PWBM’s Jagadeesh Gokhale will speak.
Robert A. Nathenson, Quantitative Education Researcher and Health Economist at the Consortium for Policy Research in Education at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, gave the presentation College Savings Behavior of 529 Account Holders: Initial Findings from a Partnership with the Pennsylvania Treasury Department.