OFS Workshop: Big Brother, Sugar, and Wealth

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. Depending on the Covid-19 situation, participation at room 1047 at the Department of Economics UiO might also be possible. More information will follow. 

The OFS logo on a white background.

Photo: UiO

To sign up for the event, follow the link below and fill out the form:

Link to registration

Once you have signed up you will receive an email with a link to the Zoom-meeting.

Program:

20 minutes presentation, 10 minutes general discussion

08:45 Coffee
09:00

Sugar Tax

The effect of sin taxes – distribution and consumption patterns

- Tyra Merker, PhD Student, Department of Economics/OFS
09:30

Public Disclosure of Taxes

Public Disclosure of Tax Information: Compliance Tool or Social Network?

(Daniel Reck, Joel Slemrod and Trine Vattø)

-Trine Engh Vattø, Researcher, SSB
10:00 Coffee Break
10:30

Wealth Tax

- Simen Markussen, Senior Research Fellow, the Frisch Centre
11:00

Marginal Cost of Public Funds

- Katinka Holtsmark, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics/OFS
11:30

Tax Auditing

Do Think Twice, it´s Alright: Effects and Mechanisms of Tax Enforcement Policies

(Andreas Kotsadam, Knut Løyland, Oddbjørn Raaum, Gaute Torsvik and Arnstein Øvrum)

- Gaute Torsvik, Scientific Leader OFS/Professor, Department of Economics
12:00 Lunch (depending on the Covid situation)

Funded by the Research Council of Norway

Published Nov. 2, 2020 12:53 PM - Last modified Nov. 2, 2020 1:31 PM