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.

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2015-2016 Schedule

DATE & TIME

LOCATION

SPEAKER & TOPIC

September 16
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Room FA3
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Kevin Milligan  - University of British Columbia Vancouver School of Economics
Child Tax Benefits
October 28
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

Erich Kirchler - University of Vienna Faculty of Psychology

December 2
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Jack Mintz - University of Calgary School of Public Policy
Corporate Tax Reform
January 6
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall 
84 Queen's Park
Mirit Eyal-Cohen - University of Alabama School of Law
Taxing Economies of Scale, Scope, and Age
February 3
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
 Lisa Philipps - Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
The Tax Treatment of Personal Savings
March 2
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Willard Taylor - Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

March 16
Wednesday
12:30 - 1:45
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

Wei Cui - UBC School of Law
How Can Legal Scholars Contribute to the Study of Tax and Development?

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

Andrew Hayashi - University of Virginia School of Law
The Proper Role for Intent and Other Mental States in Tax Law