Tax Policy and Giving

 

Recent Submissions

  • Osili, Una; Rooney, Patrick; Zarins, Sasha (2019-06-03)
    Over $400 billion were donated to nonprofits in 2017, a record high. However, despite the increases in charitable dollars, the share of households that donate has been declining: in 2000, 67 percent of American households ...
  • Rooney, Patrick; Osili, Una; Kou, Xianon; Zarins, Sasha; Bergdoll, Jonathan (2017-05-18)
    This study used the Philanthropy Panel Study (PPS), which is the only panel study of philanthropy in America, and data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID), which is the largest and longest running panel study ...
  • Rooney, Patrick; Osili, Una; Bhakta, Reema; Raghavan, Sindhu; Davis Kalugyer, Adriene; Hyatte, Cynthia (2011-10)
    As the United States addresses economic challenges following a deep recession, both President Obama and Congress are considering new tax policies to stimulate economic growth and reduce the federal government’s budget ...
  • Wilhelm, Mark Ottoni; Hungerman, Daniel M. (12/5/2007)
    This paper estimates the effects of three federal tax acts—the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (H.R. 1836), the Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 (H.R. 2), and the Working ...
  • IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy (2009-03)