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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- Boeing’s Confidential Site Location Wish List
- Declining Reliance on State Corporate Tax Revenues
- Average Property Tax as a Share of Home Value, 2007-2011
- Washington just awarded the largest state tax subsidy in U.S. history
- Boosting Growth: The Spending and Debt Responses to Minimum Wage Hikes
- The Long Short Run
- On the Origin of States: Stationary Bandits and Taxation in Eastern Congo
- Some Local Economic Statistics Eliminated Due to 2013 Budget Sequester
- RT @mattyglesias: Correction, it’s FHA dropping the max loan guarantee size. Gonna annoy people, but the right idea. online.wsj.com/news/articles/… 3 hours ago
- List of Free Stuff Boeing Wants in Exchange for Building a Factory in Your Town Includes a Free Factory slate.com/blogs/moneybox… via @slate 3 hours ago
- RT @CEAChair: Health care costs are growing at the slowest pace in 50 years. Learn more whitehouse.gov/sites/default/… http://t.co/keOgHKRBsf 7 hours ago
- Boeing's Confidential Site Location Wish List wp.me/p2otxR-vO 9 hours ago
- RT @greenhousenyt: Krugman: Obama Gets Real about the Growing Problem of Income Inequality. mobile.nytimes.com/2013/12/06/opi… 22 hours ago
Tag Archives: books
A historian recently recommended this book to me – it takes a pretty critical view of subsidies for infrastructure historically and sounds like a good book.
Michael Lind’s Land of Promise, which David Leonhardt reviewed here.
Barry Eichengreen sends us to Bloomberg’s interesting compilation of 2012 book recommendations from CEO, policy makers, investors, economists, academics and authors. The most popular picks were Robert A. Caro’s “The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson,” “Volcker: The Triumph … Continue reading
As I explained in a previous post, the effects of heterogenous productivity growth across sectors has huge impacts on the economy and on the cost of providing government services. Here’s Larry Summers on this issue: Third, increases in the price … Continue reading
I’ve been reading Michael Lind‘s book, Land of Promise, and found this Jefferson quote on page 39: Jefferson opposed Hamilton’s policy of promoting skilled immigration, because of his prejudice against urban mechanics and factory workers. He wrote that such ‘ephemeral … Continue reading
Amazon.com: The New Geography of Jobs (9780547750118): Enrico Moretti: Books.