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Seminars and Conference presentations

The Optimal Taxation of Household Savings: When Is a Rate of Return Allowance Optimal?
joint work with Robin Boadway
  • invited seminar at University of Oslo, Norway
  • NTA, Baltimore, United States
  • IIPF, South Lake Tahoe, United States
  • CORE, Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium
  • Public Economics Seminar, KU Leuven, Belgium
Optimal Taxation of Capital Income When Rates of Return Are Heterogeneous
joint work with Bas Jacobs, Aart Gerritsen and Alexandra Rusu
  • AEA, San Francisco, United States
  • IIPF Doctoral School on Tax Systems, Warsaw, Poland
  • CPEG, Kelowna, Canada
  • Winter School on Inequality and Social Welfare Theory, Canazei, Italy
  • CORE Welfare Seminar, Louvain La Neuve, Belgium
  • IIPF, Lugano, Switzerland
  • PE-ETE Joint Workshop, KU Leuven, Belgium
Intergenerational Inequality in Welfare: Facts and Values
joint work with André Decoster and Erik Schokkaert
  • Public Econ Workshop: Generational Justice and Pensions, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • Winter School on Inequality and Social Welfare Theory, Canazei, Italy
The Taxation of Commodities and Capital Returns When Taxes on Earnings Are Not Optimal
master thesis
  • IIPF, Taormina, Italy
  • CORE Welfare Seminar, Louvain La Neuve, Belgium
  • Journées Louis-André Gérard-Varet, Aix en Provence, France
  • PET, Lisbon, Portugal
  • ECINEQ, Bari, Italy
  • Public Economics Seminar, KU Leuven, Belgium
Simulating Indirect Taxes in EUROMOD
  • EUROMODupdate Project Meeting, Riga, Estonia
Discussions
  • "Optimal Taxation with Work Experience as a Risky Investment" by Louis Perrault at CPEG Meeting in Montreal, 2016
  • “Optimal Redistribution with Unionized Labor Markets” by Jacobs, B. and Hummel, J. at IIPF Conference in South Lake Tahoe, 2016
  • “Does Inequality Affect the Consumption Patterns of the Poor?” by Marjit, S., Santra, S. and Hati, K. K. at Conference on Public Economics of Inequality, Schwanenwerder, Berlin, 2014
  • “Investing in the Youngest: the Optimal Child Care Policy” by Carta, F. at Journées LAGV, 2013
  • “Can VATs Replace Trade Taxes in Africa?” by Cnossen, S. at IIPF Conference in Taormina, 2013