Programme

Program

Annual Meeting of the Austrian Economic Association 2017
Johannes Kepler University Linz

 

Friday, May 26, 2017: JKU Uni-Center

Registration

10:00 – 10:45

Welcome Address

10:45 – 11:00

Plenary: Henrik J. Kleven (London School of Economics)

Wealth Taxation and Wealth Inequality: Evidence from Denmark

11:00 – 12:15

Lunch, NOeG Executive Board

12:15 – 13:30

Parallel Session 1

13:30 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 15:45

Parallel Session 2

15:45 – 17:45

Bus Transfer

18:00

 Friday, May 26, 2017: Raiffeisen Landesbank (Europaplatz 1)

Welcoming Adress and Young Economist Award

  18:30 – 18:45

Plenary: Kurt Schmidheiny (University of Basel)

Emerging Lessons from Half a Century of Fiscal Federalism in Switzerland

  18:45 – 20:00

Reception

  20:00 – 22:30

Saturday, May 27, 2017: JKU Uni-Center

Parallel Session 3

09:00 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:30

Plenary: Thiess Büttner (FAU Erlangen Nürnberg)

Reforms and Quasi-Experiments: Empirical Research on the Deadweight Loss of Taxes

11:30 – 12:45

Lunch

12:45 – 13:15

NOeG Members’ Assembly

13:15 – 14:00

Parallel Sessions 4

14:00 – 16:00

End of Meeting

16:00