I'm an Economics Ph.D. student at UC Berkeley focusing on public finance topics at the intersection of labor economics and macroeconomics. My current research focus is on the interaction of corporate taxation, firm location decisions, and the location and scale of economic activity. You can follow me on twitter @omzidar.
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- Housing Collateral and Entrepreneurship
- The Dynamic Effects of Personal and Corporate Income Tax Changes in the United States
- Housing Dynamics
- The Effect of Uncertainty on Investment: Evidence from Texas Oil Drilling
- The Future of Capital Income Taxation
- Rethinking capital and wealth taxation
- Is it too late to get an arborist into the budget negotiations?
- The Impact of Immigration on Wages, Internal Migration and Welfare
- Boeing to shift research jobs to South, Midwest - seattlepi.com seattlepi.com/news/us/articl… via @SeattlePI 13 hours ago
- The Dakotas Are Drilling Their Way to Prosperity slate.com/blogs/moneybox… via @slate 13 hours ago
- Housing Collateral and Entrepreneurship wp.me/p2otxR-w5 19 hours ago
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- Housing Dynamics wp.me/p2otxR-w1 1 day ago
Monthly Archives: September 2012
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A new op-ed from Carl Shaprio and Pascal Noel. When large, important parts of a modern economy fail, like the banks or the housing market, policy makers have a choice. They can do nothing and hope that the problems will … Continue reading
David Cay Johnston of Reuters covered my research today: Tax cuts are the key to job creation, or so Mitt Romney, running mate Paul Ryan and the 2012 Republican platform all say. But what does the empirical evidence show? Is the … Continue reading
I just saw Adair Morse of U Chicago present a recent working paper on tax evasion in Greece that has been getting a lot of attention (e.g. Economist). She shows that banks give loans with payment amounts that exceed reported income and … Continue reading
To understand the competing claims about job growth under Obama and Bush, you really need to look at these two graphs (from Paul Krugman) that separate private and public employment. Key Points Private sector job growth is much more impressive … Continue reading
Watch this awesome 16 second video showing how summer temperatures have evolved since 1950. HT: Marginal Revolution