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  • papini Andrea Papini defended his PhD thesis Nov. 13, 2018 7:53 AM

    Andrea Papini defended his PhD thesis “Empirical essays on taxation and self-employment” on the 9th of November. Supervisors have been Thor O. Thoresen (Statistics Norway and OFS) and Wiji Arulampalam (University of Warwick and OFS). Opponents were Jean-Francois Wen (University of Calgary) and Åsa Hansson (Lund University).

  • torsvik-raaum OFS affiliates received funding from the Nordic Tax Counsel Nov. 1, 2018 7:59 AM

    Gaute Torsvik and Oddbjørn Raaum received funding from the Nordic Tax Counsel to conduct research on the compliance effects of tax audits. The funds will be used to finance a survey experiment assessing how audits affect the perceived riskiness or noncompliance. It will be undertaken in collaboration with The Norwegian Tax Administration.

    OFS congratulates.