Articles

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Through the Looking Glass: The Politics of Estate Tax Reform, ACTEC Journal (forthcoming) (2009)

This brief article summarizes an argument that the estate tax reform or repeal debate has...

 

Preprints

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Behavioral Dimensions of Tax Reform, University of Southern California (2009)

These are powerpoint slides from a presentation at a joint UCLA-Tax Policy Center Conference on...

 

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The Last Best Hope for Progressivity in Tax (with James R. Hines Jr.), University of Southern California (2009)

We argue that a spending tax, as opposed to an income or wage tax, is...

 

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Ten Facts About Fundamental Tax Reform, University of Southern California (2008)

This is a written version of testimony given to the Joint Economic Committee in November,...

 

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Behavioral Public Finance, University of Southern California (2008)

These are slides from a presentation to the Gruter Institute for Law and Behavioral Research,...

 

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Comments on Liebman and Zeckhauser, Simple Humans, Complex Insurance, Subtle Subsidies, University of Southern California (2008)

These are brief comments on an excellent paper by Jeffrey Liebman and Richard Zeckhauser, prepared...