The James Hausman Tax Law and Policy Workshop

The James Hausman Tax Law and Policy Workshop is designed to bring together distinguished tax scholars to share innovative scholarship that addresses a wide range of tax law and policy issues.

The workshop is in its eleventh year and has attracted leading tax academics from within Canada as well as from Argentina, Austria, Australia, Britain, Israel, and the United States.

The workshops are held on selected Wednesdays at lunchtime, 12:30-1:45 in the Solarium at 84 Queen's Park.  Light refreshments are generally served.

The workshop is run by Prof. Ben Alarie. If you would like to receive e-mail notification of upcoming tax law and policy workshop seminar events, please contact: Nadia Gulezko at n.gulezko@utoronto.ca.

Find out more about the estalishment of the James Hausman Tax Law and Policy Workshop in the Fall 2004 issue of Nexus.

See past workshops

2014-15 Schedule

DATE & TIME

LOCATION

SPEAKER & TOPIC

September 17
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Alex Edwards - University of Toronto Rotman School of Management
Does Earnings Lockout Make US Multinationals
Attractive to Acquirers?
October 1
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

Wolfgang Schön - Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
International Taxation of Risk

October 29
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

Amin Mawani - York University Schulich School of Business
Payout Policies of Canadian REITs

November 19
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Alan Macnaughton - University of Waterloo
Income Splitting and Anti-Avoidance Legislation:  Evidence from the Canadian “Kiddie Tax”
January 7
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Emily Cauble - DePaul University
Taxing Publicly Traded Entities
January 28
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45

Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

Enid Slack - University of Toronto Munk School of Global Affairs
The Political Economy of Property Tax Reform

February 25
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Heather Field - University of California Hastings College of Law
Aggressive Tax Planning and the Ethical Tax Lawyer 
March 18
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

Darien Shanske - UC Davis School of Law
A Dynamic Model of Local Public Finance and Political Economy: Some Surprising Roles for the Center