Senior Researcher, University of Zurich; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2017-2018, CES, Harvard ; Visiting Scholar 2017-1918, CES, Harvard
Post Doctoral Fellow, University of Frankfurt
** Please note: Those planning to attend events in this series should read the paper that will be posted on the CES website before the seminar.**
We will discuss a paper that explains the tax policy decisions governments make, not in terms of their redistributive impact, but in terms of the ways in which taxes affect the allocation of resources across economic sectors and the role of cross-class coalitions in the development of tax policy in the western democracies.