NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH, INC.

 

SUMMER INSTITUTE 2006

 

Economics of Taxation

 

Austan Goolsbee, Organizer

 

Royal Sonesta Hotel

Somerset Room

Edwin H. Land Blvd.

Cambridge, Massachusetts

 

July 27, 2006

 

PROGRAM

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 26:

 

 

6:00 pm

Clambake, Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

 

 

THURSDAY, JULY 27:

 

 

8:30 am

Coffee and Pastries

 

 

9:00 am

CLEMENS SIALM, University of Michigan and NBER

 

Investment Taxes and Equity Returns

 

 

10:00 am

Break

 

 

10:15 am

RAJ CHETTY and EMMANUEL SAEZ, UC, Berkeley and NBER

 

An Agency Theory of Dividend Taxation

 

 

11:15 am

Break

 

 

11:30 am

AUSTAN GOOLSBEE, University of Chicago and NBER

 

Taxes and Entrepreneurial Ventures

 

 

12:30 pm

Lunch- Ballroom B

 

 

1:45 pm

MIKHAIL GOLOSOV, MIT and NBER

 

ALEH TSYVINSKI, Harvard University and NBER

 

IVAN WERNING, MIT and NBER

 

New Dynamic Public Finance: A Userís Guide

 

 

2:45 pm

Break

 

 

3:00 pm

JONATHAN GRUBER, MIT and NBER

 

A Tax-Based Estimate of the Intertemporal Elasticity of Substitution

 

 

4:00 pm

Adjourn

 

 

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