Institute for Research in Economic and Fiscal issues

IREF Europe - Institute for Research in Economic and Fiscal issues

Fiscal competition
and economic freedom


What’s Wrong With

Social Responsibility: Compulsory Voluntarism?

Social Responsibility: Compulsory Voluntarism?

How Long is Long-Term Persistence?

How Long is Long-Term Persistence?


Karl Marx? I Knew Him Well...

Karl Marx? I Knew Him Well...

Aging Populations and the Size of Government

Aging Populations and the Size of Government

by Ryan H. Murphy and Meg Tuszynski


Populinomics Italian Style

Populinomics Italian Style

An Appraisal of Sovereign Bond-Backed Securities

An Appraisal of Sovereign Bond-Backed Securities


Latest publications

What’s Wrong With | increasing budget for EU Parliamentary assistants

What's Wrong With | increasing budget for EU Parliamentary assistants European Parliament has just voted to increase the budget each MEP can spend on their assistants. This can hardly be justified. Worse, it can increase the deluge of new regulations.

What’s Wrong With | Greek death tax uncharitable to foreigners
Greek death tax uncharitable to foreigners

What's Wrong With | Greek death tax uncharitable to foreignersSay you want to pass your wealth to others after you die, since you cannot take it with you. If you pass it to friends and family, many (18) EU governments will take a hefty portion of it in inheritance tax. If you pass it to a charity, most governments won’t charge you tax. If you pass it to a (...)

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