Articles in refereed journals

(with Ronnie Schöb), Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 113, No. 1, pp. 93-119, 2011.


Keywords: Offshoring; import competition; unemployment; oligopoly; redistribution

(with Aleksandra Riedl), Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 45, Issue 2, pp. 632-671, 2012.


Keywords: Tax competition; national corporate income tax base elasticity; international fiscal externalities; instrumental variables; panel data estimation

Working Papers

CESifo Working Paper Series 3739, February 2012 (submitted).


Keywords: production relocation; unionised oligopoly; labour market segmentation; labour income tax progression; trade union preferences

Regional post-enlargement net migration in the European Union

(with Sascha Sardadvar), mimeo WU, February 2012 (submitted).


Keywords: regional net migration; enlarged EU; push and pull factors; spatial econometrics; human capital

(with Ronnie Schöb)


Discussion Paper 2009/14, Free University Berlin, School of Business and Economics,

CESifo Working Paper Series 3032, April 2010

Testing the Tax Competition Theory: How Elastic are National Tax Bases in OECD Countries?

(with Aleksandra Riedl), CESifo Working Paper Series 2669, June 2009

(with Aleksandra Riedl), WU Department of Economics Working Paper no. 112, November 2007; Oesterreichische Nationalbank Working Paper no. 142, April 2008.

Labour tax policies and strategic offshoring under unionised oligopoly

WU Department of Economics Working Paper no. 99, November 2006