Helmuth Cremer
Research Fellow

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Cremer Helmuth Cremer is Professor of Economics at the University of Toulouse and is a senior member of Institut universitaire de France where he holds the Chair of Public Economics. He is an editor of the Berkeley Electronic Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy and of the German Economic Review and an associate editor of several journals including the Journal of Public Economic Theory and the Journal of Public Economics. He was a member of the “Conseil Economique de La Nation”, (Council of Economic Advisers of the French Minister of Finance) 2005--2010. In his research, he studies the optimal design of redistributive policies (including taxes, social insurance, pensions and education). Another part of his research deals with issues of pricing, competition and public service in network industries and in particular in the postal sector. Helmuth Cremer joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2012.
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IZA Discussion Papers:
No. Author(s)
10557  Helmuth Cremer
Jean-Marie Lozachmeur
Kerstin Roeder
Household Bargaining, Spouses' Consumption Patterns and the Design of Commodity Taxes
10502  Francesca Barigozzi
Helmuth Cremer
Kerstin Roeder
Women's Career Choices, Social Norms and Child Care Policies
10461  Chiara Canta
Helmuth Cremer
Firouz Gahvari
Maybe "Honor thy Father and thy Mother": Uncertain Family Aid and the Design of Social Long Term Care Insurance
9821  Helmuth Cremer
Pierre Pestieau
Taxing Pensions
9651  Helmuth Cremer
Kerstin Roeder
Social Insurance with Competitive Insurance Markets and Risk Misperception
(forthcoming in: Journal of Public Economics, 2017)
9335  Helmuth Cremer
Catarina Goulão
Kerstin Roeder
Earmarking and the Political Support of Fat Taxes
(published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2016, 50, 258-267.)
9191  Helmuth Cremer
Kerstin Roeder
Means Testing versus Basic Income: The (Lack of) Political Support for a Universal Allowance
(published in: Economics Letters, 2015, 136, 81-84)
8830  Helmuth Cremer
Jean-Marie Lozachmeur
Dario Maldonado
Kerstin Roeder
Household Bargaining and the Design of Couples' Income Taxation
(forthcoming in: European Economic Review, 2017.)
8815  David Bardey
Helmuth Cremer
Jean-Marie Lozachmeur
The Design of Insurance Coverage for Medical Products under Imperfect Competition
(published in: Journal of Public Economics, 2016, 137, 28 -37 [journal version])
8264  Helmuth Cremer
Kerstin Roeder
Transfers within a Three Generations Family: When the Rotten Kids Turn into Altruistic Parents
(published in: Economics Letters, 2014,124, 392-395)
7998  Helmuth Cremer
Kerstin Roeder
Rotten Spouses, Family Transfers and Public Goods
(forthcoming in: Journal of Population Economics, 2015)
7565  Helmuth Cremer
Kerstin Roeder
Long-Term Care and Lazy Rotten Kids
(forthcoming in: Journal of Public Economic Theory, 2017.)
7264  Helmuth Cremer
Dario Maldonado
Mixed Oligopoly in Education
7038  Helmuth Cremer
Pierre Pestieau
Kerstin Roeder
United but (Un-)Equal: Human Capital, Probability of Divorce and the Marriage Contract
(published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2015, 28 (1), 195-217)