Publications

  1. Who Benefits from State Corporate Tax Cuts? A Local Labor Markets Approach with Heterogeneous Firms (with O. Zidar), American Economic Review, 106(9): 2582-2624, September 2016

  2. Broken or Fixed Effects? (with M. Urbancic and C. Gibbons), December 2017, Journal of Econometric Methods 2018; 20170002

  3. The Structure of State Corporate Taxation and its Impact on State Tax Revenues and Economic Activity (with O. Zidar), Journal of Public Economics, Volume 167, November 2018, Pages 158-176

  4. State Taxes and Spatial Misallocation (with P. Fajgelbaum, E. Morales, and O. Zidar), The Review of Economic Studies, Volume 86, Issue 1, 1 January 2019, Pages 333-376.

  5. How Elastic is the Demand for Tax Havens? Evidence from the US Possessions Corporations Tax Credit (with D. Garrett), May 2019, AEA Papers and Proceedings, 109 : 493-99.

  6. Tax Policy and Local Labor Market Behavior (with D. Garrett and E. Ohrn), May 2019, forthcoming, American Economic Review: Insights

  7. The Limits of Meritocracy: Screening Bureaucrats Under Imperfect Verifiability
    (with X-Y. Wang and S. Zhang), May 2019, forthcoming, Journal of Development Economics


Working Papers

  1. Estimating Local Fiscal Multipliers
    (with P. Wingender), July 2016, R&R, Econometrica (3rd Round)

  2. Estimating the Incidence of Government Spending
    (with P. Wingender), December 2014

  3. Notching R&D Investment with Corporate Income Tax Cuts in China
    (with Z. Chen, Z. Liu, and D. Xu), March 2019, under review

  4. Tax Advantages and Imperfect Competition in Auctions for Municipal Bonds
    (with D. Garrett, A. Ordin, and J.W. Roberts), May 2018, R&R, The Review of Economic Studies

  5. Corporate Tax Cuts Increase Income Inequality
    (with S. Nallareddy and E. Rouen), December 2018, under review

  6. Unintended Consequences of Eliminating Tax Havens, July 2018, under review


Work in Progress

  1. Tax Policy and Lumpy Investment Behavior: Evidence from China's VAT Reform
    (with X. Jiang and D. Xu)

  2. A Kinky Consistency: Experimental Evidence of Behavior Under Linear and Non-Linear Budger Sets
    (with E. Huet-Vaughn)

  3. Monitoring Tax Compliance by Multinational Firms: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Chile
    (with Sebastián Bustos, Dina Pomeranz, José Vila-Belda, and Gabriel Zucman)

  4. Optimal Property Taxation: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Mexico
    (with Anne Brockmeyer, Alejandro Estefan, and Karina Ramírez)