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 ERP
- Retirement Security in an Aging Society
- Poverty and the Tax Code
- Weekend reading
- Use-it-or-Lose-it Budget Rules
- Isolated Capital Cities, Accountability and Corruption Evidence from US States
- From Natural Variation to Optimal Policy? The Importance of Endogenous Peer Group Formation
- “Cash on Hand” and Consumption: Evidence from Mortgage Refinancing
- The ERP wp.me/p2otxR-yS 4 hours ago
- RT @JCSBruegel: Stiglitz: "The Innovation Enigma" feedly.com/e/naAVQvlj 1 day ago
- RT @johnvanreenen: Solow vs Mankiw on the just deserts of the top 1% bit.ly/1ksW8Uh RT @LarsPysll 1 day ago
- RT @mileskimball: If you are very, very careful to choose a model with only the essential elements for the problem, starting with math can … 2 days ago
- RT @Noahpinion: Roger Farmer: Good economics is about ideas, not fancy math tricks: rogerfarmerblog.blogspot.com/2014/03/doing-… 2 days ago
An interview of Daron Acemoglu.
See here for more info from this paper by Bart Hobijn and Aysegul Sahin.
Back from Hungary. Here’s an interesting roughly 1o minute PBS segment on a series of studies on the Psychology of Wealth by by Paul Piff, Dacher Keltner, Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton, Daniel Stancato, and Stéphane Côté. My favorite segment is the monopoly board … Continue reading
Interview with Barry Eichengreen: Economic History, the Great Depression, and the Recent Financial Crisis
Here’s a link. HT:@profsufi
After the forum that I posted about yesterday, there was a Q&A with Larry Summers. I asked him about the policy implications of living in a world of “Doers” and whether that should change how we think about pro-capital vs … Continue reading
Larry Summers on Economic Possibilities for Our Children – Robots, Inequality, & Government Spending
I came across the lecture Larry Summers gave on the future of the next generation in which he talks about the rise of robots, inequality, government spending and many other interesting issues. Very much worth watching. Here’s a summary of some … Continue reading
Brian Deese makes the case for the 2012 Revenue Deal
Wish we would see similar anger for the lack of emergency spending for the jobs crisis as well.