2022 Fall SIEPR Policy Forum
Tax Policies for a Freer and Fairer Country
366 Galvez Street
Stanford, CA 94305
Thursday, October 27, 2022
Mark Duggan, the Trione Director of SIEPR, the Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University
Tax on Individuals: Equity and Efficiency
- Kimberly Clausing, the Eric M. Zolt Chair in Tax Law and Policy, UCLA; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Analysis in the US Department of the Treasury.
- Tyler Goodspeed, Kleinheinz Fellow at the Hoover Institution; Former Acting Chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers.
- Scott Hodge, President Emeritus and Senior Policy Advisor, the Tax Foundation.
Moderator: Mark Wolfson, Former Chaired Professor and Senior Associate Dean at the Stanford Graduate School of Business; Founder and Managing Partner of Jasper Ridge Partners.
Corporate Tax: Tax-induced Distortions, Profit Shifting, and Location and Investment Decisions
- Juan Carlos Suarez Serrato, Professor of Economics, Duke University.
- Alan Auerbach, the Robert D. Burch Professor of Economics and Law, UC Berkeley.
- Marcus Heyland, Managing Director, Washington National Tax, KPMG US.
Moderator: Rebecca Lester, Associate Professor of Accounting, Stanford Graduate School of Business; SIEPR Faculty Fellow.
State and Local Tax Issues in California
- Michael Coleman, Creator of the California Local Government Finance Almanac; Principal Fiscal Policy Advisor to the League of California Cities.
- Gabriel Petek, California Legislative Analyst. LAO.
- Joshua Rauh, the Ormond Family Professor of Finance, Stanford Graduate School of Business. Senior Fellow at SIEPR. Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution.
Moderator: Gopi Shah Goda, Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, SIEPR.
Keynote: Taxation as Moral and Civic Education
- Michael Sandel, the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government, Harvard University; author of Justice: What’s the Right Thing to Do?, The Tyranny of Merit: Can We Find the Common Good?, and Democracy's Discontent: A New Edition for Our Perilous Times.
Moderator: Mark Duggan, the Trione Director of SIEPR, the Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics, Stanford University