We invite you to join us in Philadelphia, Pennyslvania for our 110th Annual Conference on Taxation!
DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia City Center
November 9-11, 2017
The 110th Annual Conference on Taxation will cover a broad range of topics including, but not limited to, taxation and tax policies; expenditure policies; government budgeting; intergovernmental fiscal relations; and subnational, national, and international public finance. The conference will focus, as always, on policy-relevant research bearing on taxation and government spending.
We are pleased to announce our luncheon speakers for Philadelphia: Former Treasury Secretary and President Emeritus at Harvard, Lawrence H. Summers; and Amy Finkelstein, the John & Jennie S. MacDonald Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and co-Scientific Director, J-PAL North America.
Also on the agenda: a plenary session panel discussion on the state of tax reform with distinguished panelists including Jason Furman, former Chairman of Economic Advisers (CEA), Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics, and Professor of Practice at the Harvard Kennedy School; and a continuing education session on Housing Markets and Local Public Finance with Fernando Ferreira, Associate Professor of Real Estate and Business Economics & Policy, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
To volunteer as a potential discussant for the conference please fill out this form, where you can suggest yourself in up to three fields. Please note that suggesting yourself now does not commit you to attend the conference (although we hope to see you there).
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Stay tuned for detailed program and registration information. Please direct any questions to the program chairs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See you in Philly!