Publications of the Research Unit Corporate Taxation and Public Finance

  1. ZEW Discussion Paper // 2021

    Dispelling the Shadow of Fiscal Dominance? Fiscal and Monetary Announcement Effects for Euro Area Sovereign Spreads in the Corona Pandemic

    We use event study regressions to compare the impact of EU monetary versus fiscal policy announcements on government bond spreads of ten euro member countries. Our motivation is to evaluate which of the two…

  2. ZEW Discussion Paper // 2021

    Tax Strategy Disclosure: A Greenwashing Mandate

    Firms constantly face new and more stringent tax disclosure requirements and, increasingly, paying a fair share of tax is seen as part of corporate social responsibility. In this paper, we investigate whether…

  3. ZEWnews English edition // 2021

    05/06 - 2021

  4. ZEW policy brief // 2021

    EU Should Focus more on Indirect Taxes Instead of Proposals for a Digital Levy

    As of the beginning of 2021, the European Commission has restarted the formal process to develop a stable regulatory and tax framework to address the challenges of the digital economy. In 2018, the European…