Tax Policy Colloquium
This colloquium will introduce students to the current research in tax policy and will give them an opportunity to develop skills in reading and critiquing contemporary legal scholarship.
Davis Polk & Wardwell Tax Policy Colloquium 2016
Professors Alex Raskolnikov and Wojciech Kopczuk
Tuesdays, 4:20 to 6:10 p.m., Room 304, Jerome Greene Hall
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Chicago Booth Business School
"Business in the United States: Who Owns It and How Much Tax Do They Pay?"
OCTOBER 4, 2016
Columbia Law School
"Follow the Money: Essays on International Taxation" (Introduction + Chapter 7)
OCTOBER 11, 2016
Duke Law School
"The Tax-Free Basis Step-Up at Death, the Charitable Deduction for Unrealized Appreciation, and the Persistence of Error"
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Shannon Weeks McCormack
University of Washington School of Law
"Postpartum Taxation: The Internal Revenue Code and the Opt Out Mom"
OCTOBER 25, 2016
UC San Diego Department of Economics
"The Minimum Wage and the Great Recession"
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
Boston University School of Law
"The Practice and Tax Consequences of Nonqualified Deferred Compensation"
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
University of Michigan Department of Economics
"Tax Benefits of College Attendance"
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
Yale Law School
"A New Deal for Old Age: Toward a Progressive Retirement"
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Brown University Department of Economics
"Do Colleges Mediate Intergenerational Mobility? Evidence from US Tax Records"
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Columbia Business School
"Tax Avoidance at Public Corporations Driven by Shareholder Demand: Evidence from Changes in Shareholder Dividend Tax Policy"