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Table 5 Uncompensated labor supply elasticities

From: Taxation and female labor supply in Italy

  Male elasticities Female elasticities
  Single Married Single Married
      Joint decisions Inelastic husband’s
        Labor supply
  Own wage Own wage Cross wage Own-wage Own wage Cross wage Own wage Cross wage
All 0.683 0.585 0.134 0.363 1.015 -0.055 0.741 0.824
10 % poorest 0.767 0.732 0.080 0.322 0.801 -0.056 0.613 0.205
80 % in the middle 0.651 0.523 0.135 0.365 1.049 -0.059 0.748 0.866
10 % richest 0.844 0.453 0.185 0.387 0.950 -0.027 0.827 1.165
North-East 0.482 0.529 0.156 0.307 1.093 -0.046 0.534 0.637
North-West 0.532 0.596 0.140 0.272 1.040 -0.083 0.757 0.911
Center 0.804 0.475 0.129 0.400 1.067 -0.028 0.897 1.037
South 0.846 0.742 0.120 0.425 0.950 -0.061 0.771 0.773
Islands 0.827 0.576 0.113 0.458 0.789 -0.074 0.700 0.666
w/o children 0.682 0.344 0.160 0.410 0.922 -0.071 0.678 0.694
with children 0.768 0.658 0.126 -0.238 1.043 -0.051 0.760 0.863