OFS is inviting Joel Slemrod and Michael Keen to talk about their new book on tax history.
OFS is hosting a half-day workshop on taxation on December 8th 2020. The workshop is open for everyone and aimed at both researchers and policy makers. The event will be on Zoom.
Er korona-pengebruken forankret i prinsipper fra økonomifaget? Og vil kutt i formuesskatten gi økt verdiskapning og sysselsetting?
"Optimal carbon taxation with carbon leakage at the extensive and the intensive margin: Proposal for a carbon tax reform" - OFS lecture with Peter Birch Sørensen
OFS seminar. Michael Keen is deputy director of IMF's fiscal affairs department. Before joining IMF he was a professor of economics at the University of Essex, and a visiting professor at the university of Kyoto. He will present "Exploring residual profit allocation".
OFS seminar. Attila Lindner is an assistant professor at UCL. His research interests are how public policies can alleviate inequality, the effects of minimum wage policies, and the interaction between unemployment insurance and job search. He will present a paper called "Technological Change and Skill-Demand in Non-Competitive Labor Markets", co-authored by Balázs Muraközy, Balázs Reizer, and our own Ragnhild Schreiner from OFS.
Attila Lindner, assistant professor at The University College London, will hold a course for Ph. D. students in public economics with the title "Methods and Applications in Public Economics and Labor Economics".
Marianne Marthinsen and Maria S. Wahlberg are economists and politicans. They have written a book together about common tax avoidance strategies: Rødt lys. Det store skatteranet- og hvordan vi kan stoppe det. The guest lecture is a part of ECON4415, but is open for all.
Joint SSB and OFS seminar. Davud Rostam-Afschar is an assistant professor at the University of Hohenheim. His research interests are decisions of the household and firm in the context of public economics. He will present the paper "Freedom of Movement, Taxation and Job Mobility in Europe." The seminar will be at Statistics Norway.
Joint OFS and SSB seminar. Marius Ring is a Ph.D. candidate at the Finance department at Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. His research interests are corporate finance, household finance, labor economics, and entrepreneurship. He will present his paper entitled "Household Responses to Capital Taxation: Evidence from Geographic Wealth Tax Discontinuities in Norway." The seminar will be at SSB.
OFS seminar. Michael Lovenheim is a Professor of Economics, Industrial and Labor Relations, and Policy Analysis and Management and is Chair of the Economics Department at Cornell University. He will present a paper entitled "The Effect of State Funding for Postsecondary Education on Long-Run Student Outcomes", co-authored by Rajashri Chakrabarti and Nicole Gorton.
Joint OFS and SSB seminar. Jarkko Harju is a senior researcher at the VATT Institute for Economic Research. Harju’s research is focused on empirical public economics with a particular focus on behavioral responses to income taxes and value added taxes. He will present “Do Payroll Taxes Turn Workers Into Machines?”
OFS seminar. Benjamin B. Lockwood is an Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at Wharton, University of Pennsylvania. He will present a paper entitled "Regressive Sin Taxes, with an Application to the Optimal Soda Tax" co-authored with Hunt Allcott, and Dmitry Taubinsky.
"Tax is local, global and digital: New challenges for taxation” - OFS lecture with Hans-Christian Holte, Director at Tax Norway
Michael Devereux is a Professor of Business Taxation at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. He will talk about reforming international business taxation.
Department seminar. Jakob Munch is a Professor at the University of Copenhagen. He will present a paper entitled "Globalization and CEO Pay: Good Managers or Good Luck?", co-authored by Svend Andersen and David Hummels.
Department seminar. Glen Weyl is a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research New York City. He will present a paper entitled "Taking Vickrey Seriously, Not Literally", co-authored with Vitalik Buterin
Department seminar. Dinand Webbink is a Professor of Policy Evaluation at the Erasmus School of Economics in Rotterdam. He will present a paper entitled "The Price of Forced Attendance" co-authored by Sacha Kapoor and Matthijs Oosterveen.
Hvor mye oljepenger bruker vi egentlig? Kan vi betale studentene til å bli flinkere til å fullføre studiene? Og (hvordan) bør vi skattlegge sukker?
ESOP seminar. Jesper Roine is an Associate Professor of Economics at the Stockholm School of Economics. He will discuss around the topic "Men and Women in the Top of the Income Distribution" presenting the paper entitled "Women in Top Incomes: Evidence from Sweden 1974–2013" co-authored by Anne Boschini and Kristin Gunnarsson, as well as other results.
OFS-seminar. Katharina Jenderny is Senior research assistant at Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics (USBE). Katharina Jenderny will present the paper "The Quality of the Estimators of the ETI" co-authored by Thomas Aronsson and Gauthier Lanot.
Department seminar. Felix Tintelnot is an Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. He will present a paper entitled "Trade and Domestic Production Networks", co-authored by Ayumu Ken Kikkawa, Magne Mogstad and Emmanuel Dhyne.
ESOP seminar. Gregor Jarosch is an Assistant Professor at Princeton University. He will present a paper entitled "Learning from coworkers", co-authored by Ezra Oberfield and Esteban Rossi-Hansberg.