Kurt Schmidheiny

Kurt Schmidheiny

Advanced Public Economics: Fiscal Federalism

Universität Basel, Spring 2019
Master in Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Prof. Dr. Kurt Schmidheiny

General Information:

Assigned Readings for Discussion in Class:

Text Book

1. Facts on Fiscal Decentralization around the World and in Switzerland

2. The Tiebout Model

  1. Tiebout, C. (1956), A pure theory of local expenditures. Journal of Political Economy, 64, pp. 416–424.

3. Urban Sorting Models

4. Tax Competition Models

5. Multinational Enterprises, Base Erosion and Profit Shifting