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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- 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’s Confidential Site Location Wish List
- Declining Reliance on State Corporate Tax Revenues
- Average Property Tax as a Share of Home Value, 2007-2011
- Boeing Looks Around, and a State Worries nyti.ms/1djGXpw 6 hours ago
- RT @bkavoussi: Interesting interview of Krugman by @TheStalwart: read.bi/1czfmSE 15 hours ago
- RT @raseman: White House Open Data Roundup whitehouse.gov/blog/2013/12/0… 18 hours ago
- RT @mileskimball: Time Machine: "Joshua Hausman: More Historical Evidence for What Federal Lines of Credit Would Do" blog.supplysideliberal.com/post/371843977…… 18 hours ago
- Bruegel | Blogs review: Updating the Phillips curve bruegel.org/nc/blog/detail… 1 day ago
Tag Archives: Obama
Jared Bernstein has a nice, but depressing chart on various revenue offers between Obama and Boehner.
The Case for Obama: Why He is a Great President. Yes, Great. I decided to support Barack Obama pretty early in the Democratic primary, around spring of 2007. But unlike so many of his supporters, I never experienced a kind … Continue reading
Romney won. Here’s why: 1. It’s hard to hit a moving target: When the President came ready to take on Romney’s $5 trillion tax plan, Romney simply changed his plan in real time. While this might make for good flip … Continue reading
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
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