Courses and Workshops


PhD Workshop in Public Economics Uppsala, May 18-22, 2015

Niels Johannesen, University of Copenhagen

International taxation: evasion, avoidance and enforcement, O¤shore tax evasion by individuals

International taxation: evasion, avoidance and enforcement, International tax planning by multinational firms

Andreas Haufler, LMU Munich

Tax competition and prot shifting in multinational firms

Part 2: National policies against prot shifting

Part 3: Coordinated policies against prot shifting

Johannes Hagen (Uppsala University)
"Income under-reporting among the self-employed: a permanent income approach"

Mats Ekman (Hanken School of Economics)
"Puzzling evidence on voter turnout"

Melissa Berger (ZEW, Mannheim)
"Higher taxes, more evasion? Evidence from border differentials in TV license fees"

Mohammad Hoseini (Tilburg University)
"Value-added tax, informality, and distortions: evidence from state-level reform in India"

Annina Kainu (Åbo Akademi University)
"On the optimal public sector in a small open economy with labour mobility"

Marit Klemetsen (University of Oslo and Statistics Norways)
"Innovation policies and the eect on innovation: A study on rm level patenting"

Arnaldur Sölvi Kristjánsson (University of Oslo)
"Optimal taxation of investors and workers"

Riikka Savolainen (Aalto University)
"Does Being in Office Influence Policy Positions?"

Christian Wittrock (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
"Spending on public inputs, goods and services across German communities"


PhD course in Public Economics, Spring term 2014
Uppsala Center for Fiscal Studies, Norwegian Center for Taxation (Bergen) and Oslo Fiscal Studies are together with Professor Jukka Pirttilä, University of Tampere, organizing a PhD course in Public Economics in the spring of 2014. The organizers invite PhD students in economics from all the Nordic countries to attend the course.

PAST courses and Workshops

Mini-course in "Dynamic Public Finance"
Uppsala, 22-24 May, 2013 

Nordic workshop on tax evasion
Stockhom, 6-7 March 2013

Workshop in Public Economics
Uppsala, 4-8 June, 2012

UCFS and Faculty of Law Workshop: Taxing Cross-Border Commuters: Öresund and Beyond
Uppsala, 22-23 May, 2012

Workshop in Public Economics for PhD Students
Uppsala, June 7-11, 2010

Measuring the behavioral effects of tax changes
Uppsala, March 17-19, 2010