IREF - Institute for Research in Economic and Fiscal issues
Fiscal competition and economic freedom
The next IREF workshop will take place on the 6th of June co-organised and hosted by St. Mary’s University, London, in the Main Campus.
Attendance is free. Please, contact Prof. Enrico Colombatto for further information .
The workshop is scheduled to start at 10am.
The list of speakers and their talk is as follows.
Chairmen/Organisers: Philip Booth and Enrico Colombatto
Giovanni Ramello: Bankruptcy Delays and Firms’ Dynamics (co-authored with Alessandro Melcarne)
10:30 —10:45, Discussion
10:45 – 11:15
Lucy Minford: Tax, Regulation and Growth: A Case Study of the UK
11:15 – 11:30, Discussion
11:30 – 11:45 Coffee break
11:45 – 12:15
Sergio Beraldo: Welfare Economics for Superhumans. The legitimacy of public choice when preferences are incoherent.
12:15 – 12:30, Discussion
13:30 – 14:00
Francesco Ramella: Capture Mechanisms in the Transport Sector
14:00 – 14:15, Discussion
14:15 – 14:45
Alexander Fink: Income taxation and the timing of marriage
14:45 – 15:00, Discussion
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee break
15:15 – 15:45
Gordon Kerr: Stress Test Show UK Banks Have Been Subsidized But Remain Unreformed (co-authored with Kevin Dowd)
15:45 – 16:00, Discussion
A preliminary programme can be downloaded clicking the link below.