Research News

 

Publication in 'British Tax Review'
Svea Holtman has published an article entitled 'Tax Avoidance Using Hybrid Financial Instruments Among European Countries' in the current edition of 'British Tax Review' (Issue 2-2020).

Research stay in Copenhagen
Svea Holtmann was at the University of Copenhagen from 01.02. to 15.03.2020 for a research stay. In a seminar she presented the project 'Tax avoidance with hybrid financial instruments'

Annual Conference of the International Institute of Public Finance in Glasgow
From 21st to 23rd August 2019 Prof. Langenmayr and her team gave several sessions on the Annual Conference of IIPF in Glasgow.

Annual Congress of the European Economic Association
Lennard Zyska participated in the 33rd Annual Congress of the Euopean Economic Association on 29 August 2018 in Cologne with his contribution "The Effect of Old-Age Pensions on Fertility: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Brazil".

Research stay at the NHH in Bergen
On 15 August 2018, during his research stay at the NHH in Bergen (Norway), Lennard Zyska held a Brownbag seminar on his research project on invitation of the Departement of Business and Management Science an NoCeT.

Annual Conference of the International Institute of Public Finance in Tempere
Our two research associates Philipp Krug and Lennard Zyska presented their research projects on 23 August 2018 at the 74th Annual Conference of the International Institute of Public Finance in Tempere (Finland). Philipp Krug spoke about his project "Optimal Estate Taxation: More (about) Heterogeneity across Dynasties", Lennard Zyska presented his project " The Effect of Old-Age Pensions on Fertility: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Brazil".

BGPE Research Workshop in Ingolstadt
On 8 June 2018, Philipp Krug presented the project "Successful Succession: Inheritance Taxes on Family Firms" at the BGPE Research Workshop in Ingolstadt. After the workshop, he was awarded with the "BGPE Doctoral Student" status.

Working Conference of the Public Finance Committee in Nuremberg
On 24 May 2018, Dominika Langenmayr gave a lecture on "Why the current tax rate tells you little: Competing for mobile and immobile firms" at the 61st Working Conference of the Public Finance Committee in Nuremberg.

Lecture at the Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen
Prof. Langenmayr gave a lecture on "Why the current tax rate tells you little: Competing for mobile and immobile firms" at the Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen on 15 May 2018.

Prof. Martin Ruf (Universität Tübingen)

Doctoral Seminar in Augsburg
On 27 April 2018, the common doctoral seminar together with the chairs of Prof. Koch and Prof. Ullmann (Augsburg) took place in Augsburg. Prof. Ruf (Tübingen) presented his current research project.

Dr. Philipp Dörrenberg,
Deputy in the ZEW's Research Group "International Distribution and Redistribution"  gave a lecture about "Asymmetric labor-supply responses to wage-rate changes: Experimental evidence from an online labor market" on 31 January 2018.

BGPE Research Workshop in Bamberg
Lennard Zyska presented the project “The Effect of Old Age Pensions on Fertility: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Brazil” at the BGPE Research Workshop in Bamberg on 26 January 2018. After the workshop, he was awarded with the "BGPE Doctoral Student" status.