Chung Tran

Chung Tran's primary research interests are in the areas of macroeconomics and public economics. Much of his current work is to explore the role and implications of economic policies. Some specific research topics have included; evaluating dynamic general equilibrium effects of social insurance systems including social security and public health insurance; analyzing implications of taxation; and understanding dynamic effects of public debt, fiscal stress and fiscal austerity.

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  • US Health Insurance: Are There Better Ways to Insure Americans?, 19 Sep 2022
  • [Budget Forum 2022] On the Limits of Fiscal Financing in Australia, 24 Mar 2022
  • [Budget Forum 2019] Tax Progressivity in Australia: Things Aren’t as Simple as They Seem, 28 Mar 2019
  • Budget Forum 2017: The Excess Burden of Company Tax, 11 May 2017
  • Facing Demographic Challenges: Pension Cuts or Tax Hikes?, 29 Sep 2016
  • Fiscal Austerity: Tough Choices for Australia’s Future, 24 Jun 2016