Author: Steven F. Koch

Equivalence scales with endogeneity and base independence
This study estimates food budget share equations to calculate house...
1 March 2022
Working Paper
Household debt and consumption dynamics: A non-developed world view following the financial crisis
According to recent macroeconomic evidence (Bosch and Koch 2020b; F...
30 July 2021
Working Paper
Measuring energy poverty in South Africa based on household required energy consumption
Energy poverty is a major concern in most of developing countries w...
15 December 2020
Working Paper
Modelling required energy consumption with equivalence
This study proposes an equivalence scale model for required energy ...
3 February 2020
Working Paper
Does the Equivalence Scale Matter? Equivalence and Out-of-Pocket Payments
This research questions that estimate, since it was based, in part,...
24 October 2017
Policy Brief
Does the Equivalence Scale Matter? Equivalence and Out-of-Pocket Payments
We evaluate the effects of different equivalence scale parameter es...
12 June 2017
Policy Brief