Joshua Aizenman

Joshua Aizenman has been the Dockson Chair in Economics and International Relations at USC since 2013. Joshua also serves as a Research Associate for the National Bureau of Economic Research, and co-editor of the Journal of International Money and Finance.

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Harald Amberger

Harald Amberger was born in Austria and studied International Business Administration as well as Finance and Accounting at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna) and the University of Western Australia (UWA). Since September 2013 he has been studying for his doctorate degree in the Doctoral Program in International Business Taxation at WU Vienna. In spring 2016 he was invited to spend a semester at the University of Iowa as a visiting PhD-scholar. His research interests includes real-effects of taxation and the influence of taxes on financing and investment decisions as well as organizational form choices.

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Eli Amir

Eli Amir is a Professor of Accounting at the Coller School of Management at Tel Aviv University and and a visiting professor at London Business School.

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Nikolay Anguelov

Dr. Nikolay Anguelov is an Assistant Professor in the department of Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. He has a Ph.D. in Policy Studies, Regional Economic Development concentration, an MPA and a MS in Applied Economics and Statistics from Clemson University. Dr. Anguelov completed his undergraduate studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology in International Trade and Marketing. He's the author of Economic Sanctions vs. Soft Power: Lessons from North Korea, Myanmar and the Middle East (Springer), The Dirty Side of the Garment Industry: Fast Fashion and Its Negative Impacts on Environment and Society (CRC Press) and Policy and Political Theory in Trade Practice: Multinational Corporations and Global Governments (Palgrave Macmillan).

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Lilia Arcos Holzinger

Ms. Lilia Arcos Holzinger is a Research Assistant in the Research School of Social Sciences and the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute of the ANU, and holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) from the ANU.

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Akihito Asano

Akihito Asano joined Sophia University in 2010 after holding positions at the University of Melbourne and the Australian National University. He received his BA from Yokohama National University, his MA from Hitotsubashi University, and his MEc and PhD from the Australian National University. His current research interests are in the fields of international trade and natural resource economics.

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Aqib Aslam

Aqib Aslam is an economist in the Tax Policy Division of the Fiscal Affairs Department at the International Monetary Fund. Prior to joining the IMF, he has worked at Goldman Sachs International, the Bank of England and the U.K. Government Economic Service, as well as studying for a Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge. He also holds an M.Sc. from University College London and a B.A. (Hons) from the University of Oxford.

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Reuven S. Avi-Yonah

Reuven S. Avi-Yonah is Irwin I. Cohn Professor of Law and director of the International Tax LLM programme of the University of Michigan Law School, United States and specializes in corporate and international taxation. He has served as a consultant to the US Department of the Treasury and the OECD on tax competition, and is a member of the steering group for the OECD's International Network for Tax Research. He is also a member of the American Law Institute, a fellow of the American Bar Foundation and the American College of Tax Counsel, and an international research fellow at Oxford University's Centre for Business Taxation.

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Francisco Azpitarte

Francisco Azpitarte joined the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research in March 2011 as the Ronald Henderson Research Fellow within the Labour Economics and Social Policy research program. He holds a Masters degree in Economic Analysis from the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona and completed his PhD in Economics at the Universidade de Vigo in 2009.

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John Azzi

Dr. John Azzi is currently Senior Lecturer at the School of Law, Western Sydney University. Previously he was a barrister in Sydney and before that was Senior Research Associate with the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, Amsterdam. His research interests include international taxation and administrative law.

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Jonathan Barrett

Jonathan Barrett is a Senior Lecturer in Law and Taxation at the School of Accounting and Commercial Law, Victoria University of Wellington. Jonathan, who previously worked as internal counsel to large financial services providers and as a tax consultant for a Big Four accounting firm, holds degrees from British and South African Universities. His PhD examined the application of fundamental human rights to a taxation system. Jonathan’s research focuses on how tax relates to the rights-bearing citizen in society.

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Thomas Bauer

Thomas Bauer is currently Professor of Economics at the University of Bochum (Ruhr-Universität Bochum) and Vice-President of the RWI in Essen. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Munich in December 1997. His research interests include migration, population economics, and applied microeconometrics.

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Ralph-Christopher Bayer

Professor Ralph-C Bayer joined the School of Economics at the University of Adelaide in 2002 after completing his PhD at the London School of Economics. Professor Bayer’s research spans public finance, applied microeconomic theory and experimental economics. He has established AdLab -- the Adelaide Laboratory for Experimental Economics, one of the first experimental laboratories for Economics in Australia. Professor Bayer currently is the director of AdLab and is also serving as an editor of the Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics.

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Anna Belgiorno-Nettis

Anna Belgiorno-Nettis is a graduate lawyer in Gilbert + Tobin’s Competition and Regulation team. She holds a Juris Doctor from Melbourne Law School and a Bachelor of Media and Communications from the University of Sydney. Her published work covers many topics, from regulation of digital platforms and news media, women in student leadership, conversations about sexual assault, prejudicial pre-trial publicity, behavioural economics and environmental policy.

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Serkan Benk

Serkan Benk is an Associate Professor in the Department of Public Finance at Inonu University in Turkey. His research interests in public finance are the theory of taxation, public economics, tax compliance and taxpayer behaviour. In recent years, he has focused on ethics of tax evasion. He has collaborated actively with researchers in several other disciplines of social science, particularly psychology, business and law.

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Nicholas Biddle

Dr. Nicholas Biddle is a quantitative social scientist and a Fellow at the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) at the ANU. He is also Deputy Director of the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods (CSR&M). Both centres are in the Research School of Social Sciences.

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Hazel Blunden

Hazel Blunden is currently a Research Associate at the Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW, where she is working on a variety of housing-related and other research projects. She is the author and co-author of reports, articles and book chapters on housing policy issues including negative gearing of investment properties and homelessness. Hazel also teaches and tutors on social science and economics subjects at UNSW and UTS.

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Marina Bornman

Dr Marina Bornman is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Accountancy in the College of Business and Economics at the University of Johannesburg. She holds a PhD (Taxation) from University of Johannesburg (2015). Her research interests are tax compliance; tax administration; tax education; and research methodology.

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Melisso Boschi

Melisso Boschi is a Senior Parliamentary Official at the Senate of the Republic of Italy where he serves as Head of the Economic and Finance Research Unit of the Research Service and member of the Working Group on Public Policy Analysis and Evaluation of the Impact Assessment Office. He is also a Research Associate at the Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA) of the Australian National University. His primary research interest lies in the fields of Public Policy Analysis and Evaluation, Public Finance, and Macroeconomics.

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Bruce Bradbury

Dr Bruce Bradbury is an Associate Professor at the Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney. He is an economist and statistician with research interests including the measurement of living standards, child poverty, child development, income support and labour market policies, consumer equivalence scales, and the geographic dimensions of social policies.

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Rob Bray

Rob Bray joined the ANU in 2010 after a long career in the Australian Public Service. His research interests range across a wide span of social policy areas, including the interaction of social policy with the economy. This has included work on the interaction of the tax transfer system and the role of the Australian minimum wage.

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Hugh Breakey

Hugh Breakey is a Research Fellow at Griffith University’s Institute for Ethics, Governance and Law, Australia. His work stretches across the philosophical sub-disciplines of political theory, legal philosophy, normative ethics and applied philosophy. He is the author of Intellectual Liberty: Natural Rights and Intellectual Property (Ashgate). Since 2013, Hugh has served as President of the Australian Association for Professional and Applied Ethics.

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Robert Breunig

Professor Breunig is the Director of the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute at the ANU and held the role of Acting Director of the Crawford School of Public Policy in 2015–16. He has worked in a number of important public policy areas including: the relationship between child care and women’s labour supply; the effect of immigration to Australia on the labour market prospects of Australians; and the intergenerational transmission of disadvantage.

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Tamer Budak

Tamer Budak is an associate professor of tax law in the Faculty of Law at the Inonu University, Turkey. He was a visiting fellow at the University of Exeter Business School, UK, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance, Germany, and University of Florida Levin College of Law, USA.

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Irene Burgers

Dr. Irene Burgers is Professor of International Tax Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Groningen and Professor of Economics of Taxation at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. Her interests focus on tax aspects of doing international business.

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Paul Burke

Paul Burke is an economist focusing on energy, the environment, and transport challenges. He is a Fellow in the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University.

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Mark Burton

Associate Professor Mark Burton teaches and researches taxation law at Melbourne Law School, The University of Melbourne. He has authored and co-authored research publications regarding tax expenditures, including Tax Expenditure Management: A Critical Analysis, Cambridge University Press, 2013 (with Professor Kerrie Sadiq).

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Glenys Byrne

Glenys has an honours degree in Commerce (economics major) from the University of Melbourne. Joining the Department of Finance in 1987, Glenys specialised in federal financial relations, and developed an extensive knowledge of indirect tax issues and tax expenditures. In 2003, Glenys organised the first Women in Economics seminar for the ACT Branch of the Economic Society of Australia (ESA) and in 2005 she chaired the ESA’s National Committee for Women in Economics. She retired from the Australian Public Service in March 2017 and remains inspired by the public policy contributions of Professor Freda Briggs (dec. 2016) and Professor Helen Hughes (dec. 2013).

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Elena Capatina

Elena Capatina is a Research Fellow at the Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) at UNSW. She received a PhD in Economics from the University of Toronto. Elena’s research interests are in the fields of macroeconomics, health and labour economics.

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Robert Carling

Robert Carling is a senior fellow at The Centre for Independent Studies.

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Terry Carney

Terry Carney AO, FAAL is an Emeritus Professor at Sydney Law School and Visiting Research Professor at UTS. He has written extensively on social security, oversaw the writing of the 1991 Social Security Act, chaired the National Advisory Council on Social Welfare and served for nearly 40 years as a member of the Social Services and Child Support Division of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and its predecessor the Social Security Appeals Tribunal.

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Andrew Carter

Andrew is an Assistant Director in Tax Policy Research at the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). He has previously held tax and macroeconomic related roles at the World Bank and the Department of Treasury. Andrew is currently a part-time PhD candidate at the Crawford School in Economics. His research is examining responses to the income tax and superannuation systems.

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Serhan Cevik

Serhan Cevik is a Senior Economist in the Fiscal Affairs Department of the IMF. He completed his graduate studies in economic history at the London School of Economics and in economics at American University in Washington, DC.

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Lekha Chakraborty

Lekha S. Chakraborty is an Associate Professor at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, India. She is also affiliated as Research Associate with the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College, New York. She is the author of the book "Fiscal Consolidation, Budget Deficits and the Macroeconomy".

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Jim Chalmers

Dr Jim Chalmers MP has been the Shadow Minister for Finance since 2016 and the Member for Rankin in the Australian Parliament since 2013. He was formerly Shadow Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, Shadow Minister for Sport, Shadow Assistant Minister for Trade, Investment and Productivity, Shadow Assistant Minister for Resources, and Shadow Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Opposition.

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Eugene Chan

Eugene Chan is senior lecturer in marketing at Monash University. His research interests are in the psychological factors that influence how consumer make financial decisions, such as investments and tax compliance. He is also interested in the impact of political ideology on consumers’ decision-making.

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Bruce Chapman

Bruce Chapman is a Professor of Economics at the Research School of Economics and the Research School of Finance and Actuarial Statistics, at the Australian National University. His research spans the topics of income contingent loans, long-term unemployment, the meaning of job flows data, the economics of crime, the economics of cricket, fertility, marital separation and government as a risk manager.

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Usman W. Chohan

Dr. Usman W. Chohan is an economist specializing in the processes of fiscal reform. He has previously worked at the World Bank and the National Bank of Canada, and completed his doctoral work on Independent Fiscal Institutions at UNSW Canberra.

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Helen Christensen

Helen Christensen is an Associate and a PhD Candidate at the Institute of Public Policy and Governance, University of Technology Sydney. Her research is in the professionalisation of community engagement in local government.

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Kay Cook

Kay Cook is an ARC Future Fellow and Associate Professor in the Department of Social Sciences at Swinburne University. Her work explores how new and developing social policies such as welfare-to-work, child support and child care policies, transform relationships between individuals, families and the state.

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Amanda Cooklin

Amanda is a Senior Research Fellow and social scientist at La Trobe University. Her expertise includes large-scale survey design and analyses, implementation and evaluation of parenting interventions; and translating evidence into policy and practice.

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Monica Costa

Dr Monica Costa is gender and development researcher with a particular focus on the application of Gender Responsive Budgeting. She has published widely in leading journals and has worked on gender issues in Portugal, Timor Leste, Solomon Islands, and Indonesia. She has worked with a range of partners including the Australian aid program, UN agencies, and International NGOs. In 2008 she was an adviser to the Timor Leste Secretary of State for the Promotion of Equality, and from 2009-11 she convened an ANU Women in Politics course with participants from across Asia-Pacific region.

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Bridget J. Crawford

Bridget Crawford is the James D. Hopkins Professor of Law at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University in White Plains, New York, USA. She is a graduate of Yale University (BA), the University of Pennsylvania (JD) and Griffith University (PhD).

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John Creedy

John Creedy is currently Professor of Public Economics and Taxation at the Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, where during the years 2011 to early 2017 he was also employed half-time as a Principal Advisor in the NZ Treasury. His research interests include public economics, labour economics, income distribution and the history of economic analysis.

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John D’Attoma

John D’Attoma is Lecturer in International Politics and Business. He joined Exeter Business School in September 2017 after spending three years at the European University Institute as a Research Fellow. His research lies in the field of comparative political economy and employs a variety of methodological techniques, both quantitative and qualitative (survey, survey experiments, lab experiments, comparative historical analysis), to investigate the varied relationship between citizens and their states. Most recently he has focused on taxation in Europe and the United States.

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Justin Dabner

Dr Justin Dabner is an associate professor with the Law School at James Cook University in Cairns and an adjunct research fellow with the Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University. He was previously the National Tax Technical Director for both Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and Ernst and Young. His research focus is on comparative international taxation. He has undertaken extensive research in South East Asia and the Pacific in particular, including being seconded to the Tax Policy Institute at Kansai University, Japan. During 2012/13 he was appointed the Australian visiting professor at Tokyo University.

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Peter Davidson

A recognised expert in social security, employment and tax policy, Peter’s research and policy interests include employment assistance, the labour market and unemployment, income support, poverty research, taxation and superannuation policy. He has served on a number of Government advisory bodies and contributed to major reform efforts in these areas. ACOSS publications prepared by Peter cover such topics as reform of the personal income tax system, an analysis of tax concessions for superannuation and proposals to make them fairer, and reform of employment assistance for long term unemployed people. He is currently undertaking a PhD in social policy at the UNSW Social Policy Research Centre.

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Nathan Deutscher

Nathan is a Sir Roland Wilson PhD scholar at the Australian National University. His PhD is investigating intergenerational mobility and early human capital formation in Australia. Prior to his PhD, Nathan worked in the Treasury in the Australian Government.

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Ken Devos

Ken is a senior lecturer in the Department of Business Law and Taxation, Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University (Clayton). Ken lectures in undergraduate and graduate tax courses and has published a number of articles in both national and international taxation journals. Ken also conducts tax training courses for accounting firms and CPA Australia. Ken is the author of the Australian Taxation Study Manual (Oxford University Press) and his doctoral thesis, Factors Influencing Individual Taxpayer Compliance Behaviour, was published by Springer in 2014.

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Fernando Di Nicola

Fernando Di Nicola was a fiscal policy advisor for the Italian Finance Ministry until 2017, and is now an advisor and a microsimulator for social policies and pensions at the Italian National Institute for Pensions and Social Policies (INPS).

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Huong Dinh

Huong Dinh is a Research Fellow at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, the Australian National University. She completed her PhD in economics and possesses strong analytical, econometric and microsimulation modelling skills. Her research seeks to reveal how structural factors (e.g., international trade, climate change, the personal income taxation and transfer system, and labour markets) have socio-economic impacts on communities, industries, households and individuals.

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Janine Dixon

Janine Dixon is a Research Fellow at the Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS) at Victoria University. Her work at CoPS is primarily in the theory and practical application of large-scale dynamic computable general equilibrium (CGE) models. Janine has undertaken numerous economic consultations for public and private sector clients in Australian and internationally. Prior to joining CoPS in 2007 Janine worked at the Australian Bureau of Statistics (1997-2002) where she was the manager of various surveys of the service industries in Australia. Janine has a PhD from the University of Dublin, Trinity College (2006) and a Bachelor of Economics with First Class Honours from Monash University (1997).

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Peter Drysdale

Peter Drysdale is Emeritus Professor in the Crawford School of Public Policy, head of the East Asian Bureau of Economic Research (EABER) and Editor-in-Chief of East Asia Forum.

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Eva Eberhartinger

Prof. Dr. Eva Eberhartinger is full professor and holds a chair in Tax Management (Betriebswirtschaftliche Steuerlehre) at the Department of Finance, Accounting, and Statistics at WU, Vienna University of Economics and Business. From 2006 until 2011 she was the Vice-Rector, Financial Affairs at WU. In her research, she focuses on the effect of tax on management decisions, in particular in multinational groups.

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Richard Eccleston

Richard Eccleston is Professor of Political Science and founding Director of the Institute for the Study of Social Change at the University of Tasmania. His specific expertise is in the politics of public finance and taxation reform having researched these topics around the world in recent years.

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Rosemary Elkins

Rosemary Elkins is a Research Assistant at the University of Sydney School of Economics. Her main interests are in health and environmental policy issues.

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Joel Emery

Joel Emery is a former research assistant of the TTPI. He graduated from the ANU with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours. His honours thesis examined the taxation of regulation of bitcoin and digital currencies, and he has continued to research this space over the last two years. He is now a tax lawyer at an international tax firm.

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Chris Evans

Chris Evans is a Professor in the School of Taxation and Business Law at UNSW Australia and an Extraordinary Professor in the Department of Taxation at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. He has published extensively on all aspects of taxation, but particularly comparative taxation, capital gains tax and tax administration.

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Katja Fels

Katja Fels is a researcher and consultant for economic policy communication at RWI – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research, one of Germany’s leading institutes for independent economic research and evidence-based policy advise. She holds a Graduate Diploma in Economic Policy from ANU, and a Master’s degree in Journalism and Political Science from Dortmund University and Bochum University, Germany. Her research focuses on evaluating the application of behavioral insights to various policy domains, among them taxation, energy conservation and education.

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Jun Feng

Jun Feng is a lecturer at Monash Business School. His work focuses on population ageing issues with a focus on superannuation decisions and behavioural responses to policy changes.

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Tracy Beck Fenwick

Tracy Beck Fenwick is Director of the Australian Centre for Federalism and Lecturer in Political Science at the School of Politics and International Relations at the Australian National University.

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Lance Fisher

Lance Fisher obtained his Bachelor degree from Macquarie University, his Master’s from the University of New South Wales and his PhD from the University of Minnesota. He was appointed professor of economics at Macquarie University in February 2008, after spending twenty years at the University of New South Wales. He was department head from 2011 to 2016. He has published widely in macroeconomics and econometrics.

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Maya Forstater

Maya Forstater is a visiting fellow at the Center for Global Development and a researcher and advisor on business and sustainable development. Her work focuses on the intersection between public policy and private investment including questions around taxation and illicit financial flows as well as mobilising low carbon investment.

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John Freebairn

John Freebairn holds the Ritchie Chair in economics at the University of Melbourne and has degrees from the University of New England and the University of California, Davis. John is an applied microeconomist and economic policy analyst with current interests in taxation reform and environmental economics.

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Brett Freudenberg

Associate Professor Brett Freudenberg is a leading Australian academic into the taxation of small and medium businesses in Australia. His research excellence has been recognised through a number of national awards, as well as a Fulbright scholarship (2006) to study the tax system in the USA. He is also a meticulous and rigorous scholar in learning and teaching with numerous refereed publications in the areas of work-integrated learning, self-efficacy, generic capabilities and information literacy.

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Norman Gemmell

Professor Norman Gemmell is Chair in Public Finance at Victoria University of Wellington and a former Chief Economist at the New Zealand Treasury.

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James Giesecke

James is the Director of the Centre of Policy Studies, Victoria University. His research is in the development of large-scale multi-regional and national computable general equilibrium (CGE) models, and the application of these models to the analysis of the determinants of economic growth and structural change, forecasting, and policy analysis.

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Christian Gillitzer

Christian Gillitzer is Lecturer in the School of Economics at the University of Sydney. His research fields are public finance and macroeconomics, and he has done work on topics including state fiscal capacity, optimal commodity taxation, the charitable tax deduction and consumer sentiment.

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Xiaodong Gong

Xiaodong Gong is an associate professor at NATSEM, the Institute of Governance and Policy Analysis of University of Canberra. He has published in International and Australian journals such as Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Economic Development and Cultural Change, The Economic Record and many other reputable journals. His work includes modelling labour supply, tax and transfer policy, childcare, labour mobility, child development and education, and household consumption.

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Sjoerd Goslinga

Sjoerd Goslinga (PhD) is senior researcher at the Research Department of the Netherlands Tax and Customs Adminstration and at the Department of Social and Organsational Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands. He has a background in social and organisational psychology, research methodology and communication science. His current research focusses on tax compliance, regulation, enforcement, persuasive communication, motivation and behaviour change.

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Brett Govendir

Brett Govendir is a Lecturer in the Accounting Discipline Group at the University of Technology Sydney. His research interests include informativeness of accounting information, company tax and corporate governance in the public sector.

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Bligh Grant

Bligh Grant is Senior Lecturer at the UTS Centre for Local Government (CLG). He holds a PhD and BA (Hons, Politics) from the University of New England.

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Matthew Gray

Matthew is Director of the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods and Professor of Public Policy at The Australian National University. Previous appointments include Director of the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research and Deputy Director of the Australian Institute of Family Studies. He has published research on a wide range of social and economic policy issues and has undertaken major evaluations of government policies and programs including the family law system, income management, service delivery models and place-based interventions.

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Hans Gribnau

Hans Gribnau is Professor of Tax Law, Fiscal Institute and the Center for Company Law at Tilburg University, and Professor of Tax Law at Leiden University, in the Netherlands. His areas of expertise are fiscal methodology, principles of tax law, procedural tax law, and tax ethics.

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Ross Guest

Ross Guest is a Professor of Economics, and Dean (Learning and Teaching), in the Griffith Business School at Griffith University. He is an Adjunct Professor with the Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG) and a Principal Fellow with the Higher Education Academy.

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Alan L. Gustman

Alan L. Gustman is Professor of Economics at Dartmouth College and holds the Loren M. Berry Chair in Economics. He is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) in their programs in Labor Studies and Aging, has served as a Co-Principal Investigator of and is now on the Steering Committee of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and is a member of the Executive Committee of the University of Michigan Retirement Research Center. Gustman's research has focused on four issues in labor economics and the economics of aging: retirement, pensions, social security and saving.

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Jonathan Hambur

Jonathan Hambur is a Research Economist in the Economic Research Department at the Reserve Bank of Australia. Prior to this, he was an analyst in the International and Domestic Markets Departments. His research has focused on topics including currency and commodities markets, time-series econometrics and quantitative finance/financial economics.

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Syed Hasan

Syed is an empirical researcher at the Crawford School of Public Policy. He has received his PhD from ANU in 2014 and is interested in studying issues related to public, labor and development economics. Syed has published articles in Energy Economics, Agricultural Economics, Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Economic Record.

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Nigar Hashimzade

Nigar Hashimzade holds a PhD in Economics from Cornell University. She undertakes research in applied microeconomic theory and time series econometric theory. Prior to her current position at Durham University Business School, she worked at the University of Exeter and the University of Reading. Her previous research career was in theoretical physics.

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Nicolas Herault

Nicolas Herault currently holds the position of Senior Research Fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne, which he joined in 2007. He holds a PhD and a Master’s degree in economics from the University of Bordeaux (France). He has undertaken commissioned research for the World Bank, the European Commission, the Australian Labor Party, the Australian Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations and the Australian National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

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John Hewson

John Hewson is Chair of the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute and the former leader of the Federal opposition. Since then he has run his own investment banking business and served on the boards of several businesses and charities. He has also worked as an economist for the Australian Treasury, the Reserve Bank and the International Monetary Fund, as well as working as an advisor to two successive Federal Treasurers and the Prime Minister.

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Helen Hodgson

Helen Hodgson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Taxation at Curtin Law School, a member of the Women in Social Economic Research Cluster in the Curtin Business School, and a visiting fellow at the TTPI ANU. Helen’s research interests include tax and superannuation policy, and gender, and her PhD was awarded for a thesis examining the family tax and transfer system.

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Jeffrey Hoopes

Jeff Hoopes is an assistant professor at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, and studies how taxpayers respond to tax laws and changes in tax enforcement. He examines issues at the intersection of accounting, public economics and finance. He received his PhD from the University of Michigan, and MAcc and BS from Brigham Young University.

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David Ingles

David is a Senior Research Fellow at The Tax and Transfer Policy Institute. He has a degree in Economics (Sydney University), a Master of Economics (Sydney University) and a PhD in Public Policy (ANU).

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Khadijah Isa

Dr Khadijah Isa is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Accounting, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), since 2001. She holds a PhD (Taxation) from Curtin University (2012). Her research interests are tax compliance, tax administration, Goods and Services Tax (GST), and graduate employability. Prior to joining IIUM, she worked as tax consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers. She is a Chartered Accountant of Malaysian Institute of Accountants and CPA Australia.

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Ilya Isakov

Ilya Isakov is a lawyer at the Australian Taxation Office. Prior to joining the ATO, he has worked at a number of commercial law firms. Ilya holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Graduate Certificate in Management from Curtin University, as well as a Bachelor of Laws from UWA.

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Maksym Ivanyna

Maksym Ivanyna is a Senior Economist at the Joint Vienna Institute. His research portfolio includes publications and working papers in the fields of fiscal policy, development, growth, corruption, governance, fiscal federalism, taxation, technology adoption and innovation, structural reform, and income inequality.

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Deborah Jarvie

Dr. Deborah Jarvie is a faculty member in the Dhillon School of Business at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada, where she holds the CGA Faculty Fellowship in Accounting. Deborah has a PhD from the Department of Business Law and Taxation at Monash University, an MSc in Management Studies and a BMgt in Accounting from the University of Lethbridge, a Professional Certificate in Watershed Management from Michigan State University, and she is a designated Chartered Professional Accountant, Certified General Accountant (CPA, CGA). Her research interests include environmental tax policy, socio-ecological and economic systems, the water-energy-food nexus, and systems science. Deborah’s PhD studied the role of environmental tax policy in innovation for groundwater resilience.

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Yothin Jinjarak

Yothin Jinjarak is an associate professor, School of Economics and Finance, Victoria University of Wellington.

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Melinda Jone

Melinda Jone is a research assistant in the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, College of Business and Law, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Guyonne Kalb

Guyonne Kalb is a Professor at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research with extensive experience in labour economics and social policy.

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Jeyapalan Kasipillai

Dr. Jeyapalan Kasipillai is a Professor at Monash University Malaysia. Prior to 2006, he was a professor in a public university. He is a fellow member of three professional bodies namely Institute of Certified Practicing Accountants (FCPA), Australia; The Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators Fellow Member (FCIS), UK and Fellow Member, Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (FCTIM).

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Matthias Kasper

Matthias Kasper studied Psychology at the University of Vienna and the University of Helsinki earning a M.Sc. in 2012. The title of his thesis was "Voluntary and Enforced Tax Compliance: An Empirical Analysis of the Slippery Slope Framework". He worked as a research assistant of Prof. Kirchler at the Institute for Applied Psychology at the University of Vienna. Since September 2012 he has been studying for his doctorate degree in the DIBT Program at WU.

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Tanja Kasten

Tanja Kasten is currently working for the German Pension Insurance Association (Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund). She studied economics in Berlin and completed her PhD at the University of Muenster (Dr. rer. pol. 2008). From 2008 to 2015, she was a researcher at the RWI in Essen. During this period, her research has been focused on public finance and applied microeconomics.

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Ann Kayis-Kumar

Dr Ann Kayis-Kumar is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Taxation and Business Law (incorporating Atax) at UNSW Sydney. She teaches and researches in the fields of international and Australian tax law and corporate strategy. Her award-winning PhD focusses on the taxation of cross-border intercompany financing activities and will be published by Oxford University Press in its ATTA Doctoral Series. Ann’s industry experience spans across both the finance and legal professions, having worked for investment fund Droga Capital, J.P. Morgan, and Corrs Chambers Westgarth in an award-winning deal team.

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Michael Keane

Michael Keane is Professor of Economics and an Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow at the University of New South Wales, as well as chief investigator at the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR). He is considered one of the world's leading experts in the fields of choice modelling, structural modelling, simulation estimation, and panel data econometrics.

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Paul Kenny

Associate Professor Paul Kenny has been a lecturer in Taxation Law with Flinders University since 1995. He has completed a Bachelor of Economics, Master of Taxation Law and Doctor of Juridical Science degrees and worked in a broad range of accounting and taxation law settings.

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Jungsuk Kim

Jungsuk Kim is currently a researcher at the Institute of International and Areas Studies of Sogang University and teaches economics at Kyung-Hee University and of Sogang University in the Republic of Korea. She worked in the airline industry for more than 20 years before earning her PhD in international trade from Sogang University. Her main fields of research are international trade, econometrics, microeconomics, and fiscal policy.

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Geoff Kingston

Geoff Kingston obtained his Bachelor and PhD degrees from the Australian National University. Before moving to Macquarie University as Professor of Economics in January 2009, he lectured at the University of Western Ontario, the University of Queensland, the University of Sydney and the University of New South Wales. He has published widely in macroeconomics and personal finance.

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Alexander Klemm

Alexander Klemm is Deputy Chief of the Tax Policy Division at the IMF’s Fiscal Affairs Department. He has also worked at the Institute for Fiscal Studies and the European Central Bank and holds a PhD in economics from University College London. His publications include the public finances, tax policy, investment, and the balance of payments.

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Susie Kluth

Susie Kluth is the Manager of the Model Development Practice in Tax Analysis Division at Treasury. Her team was responsible for the development of CAPITA, a microsimulation model of the Australian social security and tax systems and is currently working on a dynamic microsimulation model MARIA (Model of Australian Retirement Incomes and Assets).

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Michiru S Kosaka

Michiru S Kosaka is an Associate Professor at Sophia University. She received her Ph.D. of Economics from Duke University. Her research fields are macroeconomics and international economics.

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Diane Kraal

Dr Diane Kraal is a senior lecturer in the Department of Business Law and Taxation, Monash Business School, Monash University. She lectures and researches in Australian taxation law.

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George Kudrna

George Kudrna is a Research Fellow at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) at UNSW and a Research Associate at the Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis (CAMA) at ANU. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Sydney, and has published on a broad range of pension‐related topics.

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Cagri S. Kumru

Cagri S. Kumru is a Senior Lecturer at the Research School of Economics at the ANU. His research interests include macroeconomic theory, public economics, computational economics and behavioural economics.

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Anita Lal

Anita Lal is a research fellow and PhD candidate at Deakin Health Economics and the Global Obesity Centre, Deakin University. Her PhD research has focused on incorporating equity for socioeconomic position into cost-effectiveness analyses.

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Jo’Anne Langham

Jo’Anne has 24 years of experience in service design and in leading user-centred design teams. She has mentored and trained service designers for 18 years. During her work in industry she established and grown research teams and lead large scale public sector design projects such as the development of the Compliance Effectiveness Methodology and the External Compliance Assurance Program for the Australian Taxation Office. Jo’Anne’s most recent role was Senior Director Research and Intelligence for the ATO for the last four years until recently where she left to complete her PhD fulltime.

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Roman Lanis

Roman Lanis is an Associate Professor in the Accounting Discipline Group at the University of Technology Sydney. His research relates to the analysis of the impact of culture on accounting systems development, and the development of a cross-cultural framework in the area of tax and accounting harmonisations.

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Catriona Lavermicocca

Catriona’s research interests include corporate social responsibility, tax risk management practices, tax transparency, reputational risk and the income tax compliance behaviour of large corporations. Catriona has published in key taxation law journals and has presented her research at international tax conferences in Australia and overseas.

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Adi Lazar

Adi Lazar is an academic and administrative manager of the Data Science Institute at Bar-Ilan University. She is an accountant and holds a PhD from the Department of Economics at Bar-Ilan University, and previously served as faculty at Ariel University.

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Chris Leech

Chris Leech was seconded from the Australian Taxation Office to the ANU’s Tax and Transfer Policy Institute to work on an independent research project on the effectiveness of financial penalties for those taxpayers who intentionally disregard the tax law. The views expressed in the independent research paper are not an official ATO or government position. He holds a Bachelor of Arts/Law (Honours) degree from Monash University.

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Andrew Leigh

Andrew Leigh is the Shadow Assistant Treasurer and Federal Member for Fenner in the ACT. Prior to being elected in 2010, Andrew was a professor of economics at the Australian National University. He holds a PhD in public policy from Harvard, having graduated from the University of Sydney with first class honours in Law and Arts.

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Shai Levi

Shai Levi is a senior lecturer of accounting at the Coller School of Management at Tel Aviv University. He holds a PhD from NYU Stern School of Business, and previously served as faculty at UC Berkeley.

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Youngdeok Lim

Youngdeok Lim is a senior lecturer in the School of accounting at UNSW Business School. His research interests include conflicts of interest in financial analysts, tax avoidance, capital gains tax, shareholder activism, and mandatory audit firm rotation policy.

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Michael Littlewood

Michael Littlewood is a Professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Auckland. He is an authority on New Zealand tax law, Hong Kong tax law, tax policy and tax history.

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Li Liu

Li Liu is an Economist in the Fiscal Affairs Department. Before joining the IMF, she was Senior Research Fellow at Oxford University Centre for Business Taxation. Her research focuses on public economics, in particular corporate taxation and finance, and development economics.

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Peter Lloyd

Peter Lloyd is a Professor emeritus in the Department of Economics at the University of Melbourne. He specialises in international economics and microeconomics.

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Tony Makin

Tony Makin is Professor of Economics and Director of the Griffith APEC Study Centre at Griffith University, and has previously served as an International Consultant Economist with the IMF Institute based in Singapore and as an economist in the federal departments of Finance, Foreign Affairs and Trade, The Treasury and Prime Minister and Cabinet.

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Roberta Mann

Roberta Mann is the Mr & Mrs LL Stewart Professor of Business Law at the University of Oregon School of Law. She teaches and writes about tax law, with a particular emphasis on how the tax system affects the environment. Professor Mann served as the only tax lawyer on the National Academies of Science committee studying the greenhouse gas impact of the Internal Revenue Code. She is active with the ABA Tax Section, the National Tax Association, and the Portland Tax Forum, and regularly speaks at the annual Global Conference on Environmental Taxation.

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Francis Markham

Francis Markham is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research at The Australian National University.

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Michelle Markham

Michelle Markham is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law at Bond University, and an Adjunct Senior Research Fellow in the Taxation Law and Policy Group at Monash University. Her research specialty is international taxation.

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Arturo Martinez Jr

Arturo Martinez Jr works as a statistician at the Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department of the Asian Development Bank. His research focuses on meeting the disaggregated data requirements of the Sustainable Development Goals using conventional and innovative data sources. Before joining ADB, he was a Research Fellow at the University of Queensland in Australia, where he also received his PhD in Social Statistics.

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Shiko Maruyama

Shiko Maruyama is a Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Business School. His research interests include empirical applied microeconomics and his ongoing research includes health insurance, informal care, older workers, the long-term BMI trends, and the effect of birth outcomes.

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Ross McClure

Ross McClure has recently completed a PhD in Accounting at the University of Technology Sydney. His research focus is the effectiveness of regulatory responses to corporate tax aggressiveness.

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Emily Millane

Emily Millane is a Research Fellow at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute and a PhD Candidate at the Crawford School of Public Policy.

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Jane Millar

Jane Millar is Professor of Social Policy in the Institute for Policy Research at the University of Bath, UK. Her research interests include the design, implementation and impact of social policy, and comparative research on family policy, social security and employment policy, with particular reference to gender and changing family patterns. She is a Fellow of the British Academy and of the Academy of Social Sciences, and is the current chair of the Social Policy Association. She was Distinguished Visiting Fellow in the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute in Feb 2017.

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John Minas

John Minas is a Lecturer in the Griffith Business School at Griffith University and a PhD candidate in the School of Taxation and Business Law, UNSW Business School, UNSW Australia.

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Fedor Miryugin

Fedor Miryugin is a research analyst at the Fiscal Affairs Department of the IMF. He holds a master’s degree in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins University.

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Raihana Mohdali

Raihana Mohdali is a Senior Lecturer at UTM Razak School of Engineering and Advanced Technology, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. She received her PhD from Curtin University of Technology, Perth in 2013. Her research interests are tax compliance; religiosity; behaviour and attitudes; business and management; entrepreneurship and human capital.

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Giorgio Mongelli

Giorgio Mongelli is a fiscal policy advisor and a researcher, responsible for tax-benefit microsimulation modelling, at the Italian Finance Ministry since 2011.

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Anna Mortimore

Anna is a Lecturer specializing in taxation. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and a Chartered Tax Adviser with The Tax Institute. Anna recently gained her PhD from her dissertation entitled: “The use of economic instruments in managing the environmental externalities of road transport." Anna’s research interest includes behavioural economics in climate change: environmental politics; tradable permits; environmental taxes; environmental fiscal taxes, tax reform and climate policy.

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Irma Mosquera

Dr. Irma Mosquera is a Senior Research Associate at the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD) and Tax Adviser at Hamelink & Van den Tooren, the Netherlands. As of 1 January 2018, Associate Professor of Tax Law at the University of Leiden, the Netherlands. Her areas of expertise are international tax law and comparative tax law in developed and developing countries.

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Sacchidananda Mukherjee

Sacchidananda Mukherjee is an associate professor at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), New Delhi.

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Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy is Visiting Fellow, ANU (from 2014) and Director, Independent Economics (from 2011). He specialises in economy-wide modelling. He began his career at the Australian Treasury and subsequently led economy-wide modelling teams at the Office of EPAC, Access Economics, Econtech, KPMG Econtech and Independent Economics. Chris has undertaken economy-wide modelling of tax reform through The Treasury for the Henry Tax Review, the Business Tax Working Group and the recent tax review that led to the proposed company tax cut.

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Victor Mylonas

Victor Mylonas is a Research Analyst in the Fiscal Affairs Department. He holds a BSc in International Economics, Management, and Finance from Bocconi University and was previously employed at the World Bank in Washington, DC and the European Investment Bank in Luxembourg.

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Jason Nassios

Jason is a Research Fellow at the Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS), based at Victoria University's Flinders Street campus in Melbourne. He holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics and Bachelor's Degrees in Commerce and Science from the University of Melbourne. Prior to joining CoPS in April 2015, Jason spent two years as a Senior Analyst in Mercer Australia's Investments Business. Jason's key areas of interest are applied economic modelling, applied mathematics, policy analysis and finance.

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Terrence O’Brien

Terrence O’Brien is a former public servant in the Commonwealth Treasury, Office of National Assessments, and Productivity Commission, and also worked at the OECD and World Bank.

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Marcel Olbert

Marcel Olbert holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration with a focus on International Taxation, Accounting and Finance from Mannheim University in Germany. He also studied at City University of Hong Kong and at the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland). He is a doctoral candidate and a researcher at University of Mannheim Business School. His research focus is on international company taxation with a particular focus on the digital economy and transfer pricing.

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Rachel Ong

Rachel Ong is Deputy Director of the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre. Her research addresses a range of housing policy issues, including the role of housing assets in supporting welfare throughout the life course, intergenerational housing concerns, the dynamics of housing affordability, housing pathways in the 21st century, and the links between housing and the economy.

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Donghyun Park

Donghyun Park is the Principal Economist at the Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department at the Asian Development Bank. Prior to joining ADB in 2007, Dr. Park was a tenured associate professor of economics at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. He has a PhD in economics from UCLA in the US, and his main research fields are international finance, international trade, and development economics.

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Neil Paulsen

Neil Paulsen is an Associate Professor within the Management group in the UQBS. Neil has more than twenty years direct industry experience as a successful senior manager and consultant in public, private, and community sector organisations, to complement his more recent research and consulting activities in Australia and international environments. His research includes the development of intergroup perspectives in organisational behaviour and change, organisational effectiveness and leadership. He has published his work in international refereed journals and chapters, and in an edited book (with Tor Hernes).

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Julian Pearce

Julian Pearce is Chair of Queensland University of Technology’s Economics and Finance School Advisory Committee and a member of the Governing Committee of the Qld Business Leaders Hall of Fame. He has previously served as National Australia Bank’s Chief Economist and in the Federal Treasury.

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Ben Phillips

Ben is an Associate Professor at the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods and the Director of the Research School of Economics' Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). Ben leads the microsimulation modelling team at the Centre for Social Research and Methods (CSRM) which produces the PolicyMod model of the Australian Tax and Transfer system. The team recently modelled the 2018-19 Federal Budget and has undertaken a number of modelling projects modelling the Australian childcare system.

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Jonathan Pincus

Jonathan Pincus is Visiting Professor of Economics at the University of Adelaide, and an independent economic researcher and consultant. He was educated in Brisbane, Australia, and at Stanford University, where he took his PhD in 1972 (which won the Columbia-Nevins prize awarded by the American Economic History Association). Jonathan is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia, and is listed in the international Who’s Who in Economics, 1986 to date. In 2015, the Economic Society made him the second Distinguished Public Policy Fellow.

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David Plunkett

David worked in the Department of Social Security and its successors for 36 years in various roles, but principally as a Policy Analyst focussing on interactions between the tax and transfer systems. He retains an active interest in this subject area and continues to provide spreadsheet modelling to a wide range of policy workers and academics.

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Andrew Podger

Andrew Podger is honorary Professor of Public Policy at The Australian National University, and former Australian Public Service Commissioner and Secretary of the Departments of Health and Aged Care, Housing and Regional Development, and Administrative Services. He was national president of the Institute of Public Administration Australia from 2004 to 2010, and a member of the foundation board of the Australian and New Zealand School of Government. He was made an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) in 2004, and has written extensively on social policy including health financing, retirement incomes and tax and social security, and on public administration.

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Shuchita Pota

Shuchita Pota has just finished her Masters in International and Development Economics at the Crawford School of Public Policy at the ANU. She hopes to work in an evidence based policy sphere.

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Michael Potter

Michael Potter is a Research Fellow in the Economics Program at the Centre for Independent Studies. He has worked at the Parliamentary Budget Office, the Federal Treasury, the Department of Prime Minister & Cabinet, the National Farmers’ Federation and the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

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Lok Potticary

Lok Potticary is a Director in the Fiscal Policy Analysis Division at the Parliamentary Budget Office. The Fiscal Policy Analysis Division is responsible for leading the PBO’s research program.

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Michael Quilter

Michael lectures in company law and corporate governance and is the author of company law text, ‘Company Law Perspectives’. His research covers the history of bankruptcy and the relationship between bankruptcy and literature.

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Mathew Rabui

Mathew Rabui is currently employed as an Assistant Secretary, Macroeconomic Forecasting Branch, Macroeconomic Policy Division, Papua New Guinea (PNG) Department of Treasury. Mathew holds a Bachelor of Economics Degree from the University of PNG, Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Administration and a Master of Public Policy in Economic Policy (MPPECOPOL) at the Australian National University from 2014 to 2015.

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Maria Racionero

Maria Racionero is Associate Professor at the Research School of Economics of the Australian National University (ANU). She obtained the First National Prize, awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Education, upon completion of her undergraduate studies. She pursued her doctoral studies at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, within the IDEA program (International Doctorate in Economic Analysis), where she obtained both a Master and a PhD degrees in Economics. Her main field of research is public economic theory, with particular interests in optimal taxation and higher education finance.

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Deborah Ralston

Deborah Ralston is a Professorial Fellow at Monash Business School, Monash University. Her research interests are across financial services, regulation, superannuation and innovation.

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Tina Rampino

Tina Rampino is an applied economist with experience in education and labour economics. She has worked with large longitudinal surveys from both developed and developing countries and the purpose of her research is to uncover the mechanisms behind inequality with a specific focus on education and the intergenerational transmission of disadvantage. She has conducted research on educational aspiration and attitudes of young people coming from less advantaged backgrounds.

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Sue Regan

Sue Regan is a PhD Scholar at the Crawford School of Public Policy. Previously, Sue ran the Social Policy Program of the HC Coombs Policy Forum and was founding chief executive of the Resolution Foundation, a UK-based research institute focusing on the well-being of low earners.

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Leslie Robinson

Leslie Robinson is an associate professor of business administration at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH. Before joining the Tuck faculty in 2006, Leslie was an adjunct lecturer at the Kenan-Flagler Business School of the University of North Carolina where she earned her Ph.D. in Accounting. Her research interests include the interaction of tax and accounting policy, and her expertise centers on issues associated with multinational operations. Before academia, she practiced as a CPA in the tax practice of EY and as a tax planning manager for a large financial institution.

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David Rodgers

David Rodgers is studying for a PhD in economics at the University of New South Wales, where he is affiliated with the School of Economics and the ARC Centre for Excellence in Population Ageing Research. His PhD research is on the macroeconomic consequences of population ageing. Before starting his PhD, David worked as an economist at the Reserve Bank of Australia, and in credit risk and stress testing roles at CBA and HSBC.

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Jude David Roque

Jude David Roque is a consultant at the Asian Development Bank, working particularly on economic development indicators and policy research. At ADB, he has worked on Sustainable Development Goals indicators and more recently Philippine education. Prior to joining ADB, Jude obtained a master’s degree in Economic History at the London School of Economics.

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Lucas Rutherford

Lucas Rutherford is a tax policy analyst with a particular focus on tax and development. As well as performing a number of roles within the Australian Government he has previously worked as a technical advisor to the Papua New Guinea Tax Review, as a researcher for an economic think tank in Ghana and as a consultant focusing on tax policy and administration issues in Africa for the Australian Aid program. Most recently he was the International Tax and Regulation Policy Advisor for the Commonwealth Secretariat, a role in which he worked closely with a number of small states in the Commonwealth on the evolving international taxation and regulation policy agendas.

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Charles Sampford

Professor Sampford topped each of politics, philosophy and law at Melbourne University then combined those disciplines in his Oxford DPhil (1986). He was invited to come to Queensland as Foundation Dean of Law at Griffith University, starting in March 1991. Prof Sampford led the 1998 bid for the Key Centre for Ethics, Law, Justice and Governance and was its Foundation Director until he became the Convenor of the ARC funded Governance Research and Director of the multi-university Institute for Ethics, Governance and Law. Foreign fellowships include the Visiting Senior Research Fellow at St John's College Oxford (1997) and a Senior Fulbright Award to Harvard University (2000). He has written over 140 articles and chapters, has completed thirty one books and edited collections and won nearly twenty million dollars in grants and consultancies. Charles chaired the World Ethics Forum in Oxford in 2006 and convened the first two Global Integrity Summits (2014-15). Charles is also a Barrister and a company director who has taught tax policy.

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Maria Sandoval Guzman

Maria holds a Master of Public Policy in Economic Policy from the Crawford School at ANU. She is a research assistant at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute.

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Ashutosh Sarker

Dr. Ashutosh Sarker is senior lecturer at Monash University Malaysia. He is an environmental and natural resource economist with a flair for tax policy in Malaysia. He serves as an examiner of an external accounting/tax professional body. Previously, he held positions at Yokohama National University, the University of Queensland, and the University of British Columbia.

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Stefanie Schurer

Stefanie Schurer is an Associate Professor in the School of Economics at the University of Sydney. Her research interest is the Economics of Human Development. Most of her current projects explore the evolution of skills, preferences, and health over the lifecourse and the role that parents and the public sector play in shaping skills and reducing inequality. She is also a University of Sydney SOAR Fellow and an ARC Discovery Early Career Fellow.

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Elen Seymour

Elen Seymour is a Lecturer in the School of Law at Western Sydney University. Her research interests include taxation law and the regulation of charities and other not-for-profit entities.

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Alpa Shah

Alpa Shah is an economist in the Tax Policy Division of the Fiscal Affairs Department at the International Monetary Fund. Her work encompasses a range of technical assistance, research, and analysis on income, consumption, and natural resource tax policy issues. Prior to joining the IMF, she worked in the investment banking sector in London in infrastructure finance, and subsequently for the Government of Liberia under the Overseas Development Institute Fellowship, advising on the negotiation and monitoring of investment agreements with its international investors. She holds an M.A. in economics from the University of Cambridge and an M.Sc. from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

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Lars Siemers

Lars Siemers is Senior Lecturer (PD, Privatdozent) at the University of Siegen and at FOM University of Applied Science. Before, he was a long-term stand-in professor for European Economic Policy at the University of Siegen (2011-2017), researcher at RWI in Essen (2005-2011), and at the Ruprecht-Karls-University at Heidelberg (2004-2005). He studied Economics in Karlsruhe, Heidelberg, and Swansea (GB), and received his Ph.D. (Dr. rer. Pol.) from the University of Heidelberg. His major research interests include public economics/finance, public choice, applied (micro-)econometrics, and development economics.

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Maarten Siglé

Maarten Siglé is a chartered accountant and a researcher at the Netherlands Tax and Customs Administration. He also teaches - and is doing his PhD - at Nyenrode Business University. His research focusses on corporate tax compliance, cooperative compliance programmes and tax control frameworks.

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Wayne Simpson

Wayne Simpson is Professor of Economics at the University of Manitoba and Research Fellow in the University of Calgary School of Public Policy. His areas of specialization include labour economics, urban and regional economics, applied microeconomics, quantitative methods and social policy.

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Sarah Sinclair

Dr Sinclair is an applied economist in the school of economics finance and marketing at RMIT. She is a member of the placemaking economics group (PEG), RMIT's Centre for Urban research (CUR), and the International network of child support scholars (incss).

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Mathias Sinning

Associate Professor Mathias Sinning is an empirical economic researcher and Deputy Director at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute. He is interested in the empirical analysis of issues related to labor economics, public economics and policy evaluation.

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Joel Slemrod

Joel Slemrod is the Paul W. McCracken Collegiate Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at the Ross School of Business, and Professor in the Department of Economics, at the University of Michigan. He also serves as Director of the Office of Tax Policy Research, an interdisciplinary research center housed at the Business School. His research addresses the impact of tax systems.

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Kristen Sobeck

Kristen Sobeck is a Senior Research Officer at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute (TTPI). Prior to joining TTPI, she worked as a labour economist at the International Labour Organisation (ILO) from its headquarters in Geneva and its country office in Argentina.

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Roland Speklé

Roland Speklé is Professor of Management Accounting & Control at Nyenrode Business University (Center for Accounting, Auditing & Control). His research focusses on the design of effective performance management and management control systems. His work has been published in leading journals such as Accounting, Organizations and Society, Management Accounting Research, Organization Studies, Journal of Management Accounting Research, Behavioral Research in Accounting, and European Accounting Review.

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Liesel Spencer

Liesel Spencer is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Law at Western Sydney University. Her research interests include public health law, social security law, and food systems governance.

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Christoph Spengel

Christoph Spengel is a Professor for International Taxation at the University of Mannheim. Christoph is Research Associate at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Director of the Scientific Campus Mannheim Taxation (MaTax) and Academic Director of Mannheim Master of Accounting and Taxation (MaMAT) at Mannheim Business School (MBS). Moreover, he is appointed member of the Scientific Council of the Federal Ministry of Finance in Germany, International Research Fellow at Oxford University, Saïd Business School and appointed member of several expert groups on company taxation headed by the European Commission. His main research interests are in the areas of international taxation (tax planning, comparison of company tax burdens), company taxation in the European Union (tax harmonization, group taxation, profit allocation) and financial and tax accounting.

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David Stanton

David Stanton is an Honorary Associate Professor at the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University where he teaches and researches social policy. He was Director of the Australian Institute of Family Studies and worked for the Australian Government for some 36 years. He started in the Australian Public Service with the ABS, and then held various positions with the then Department of Social Security. David has also worked as a Social Policy Consultant with International Agencies. David was appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia in the General Division (AM) in the 2017 Australia Day Honours List “for distinguished service to public administration, to social policy development and as an academic”. He was elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (FASSA) in September 2017.

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Thomas L. Steinmeier

Thomas L. Steinmeier is Professor of Economics at Texas Tech University. He previously taught at Dartmouth College and Oberlin College. He is a Research Economist at the National Bureau of Economic Research and for fifteen years was a member of the Steering Committee and for most of those years a co-PI of the Health and Retirement Study. Steinmeier's research has focused on four issues in labor economics and the economics of aging: retirement, pensions, social security and savings.

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Harvey Stevens

Harvey Stevens is a retired provincial government policy analyst who focused on poverty policy and employment training programs for those on social assistance. He is currently an professional affiliate with the department of economics of the University of Manitoba and has coauthored several articles on designing basic income programs.

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Miranda Stewart

Professor Miranda Stewart is a Fellow at Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, and a Professor at Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne. Miranda has 25 years of research, practical and leadership experience in taxation law and policy in academia, government and the private sector. She engages in research, policy advice and teaching across a wide range of tax policy and law design projects and sectors. Recent research addresses taxation of corporations; budget institutions; gender equality in the tax and transfer system; and resilience, legitimacy and effectiveness of tax systems and tax reform.

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Nahid Tabatabai

Dr. Nahid Tabatabai is a Research Associate in Economics at Dartmouth College, where she has worked since August, 1998. Dr. Tabatabai received her Ph.D. in Resource Economics from the University of Massachusetts in 1991. For ten years she was the staff person responsible for the labor and pension sections of the Health and Retirement Study.

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Suranjali Tandon

Suranjali Tandon works as a consultant with the tax research team at National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, Delhi. She has worked on projects sponsored by Ministry of Finance, India. Her research interests include tax avoidance, tax evasion and tax compliance.

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Alan Tapper

Dr Alan Tapper is Senior Research Fellow at the John Curtin Institute of Public Policy, Curtin University, Perth. His interests include philosophy in schools, professional ethics, family policy and 18th Century intellectual history. He is co-editor of Meaning and Morality: Essays on the Philosophy of Julius Kovesi (Brill, 2012).

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Matthew Taylor

Matt is a Research Fellow in the Centre for Social Research and Methods and a PhD candidate at the Crawford School of Public Policy. His research interests include income support, personal income taxation, labour economics and tax-transfer modelling.

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David Tellis

Mr Tellis is the Assistant Parliamentary Budget Officer leading the PBO’s Revenue Analysis Branch, which is responsible for costings and analysis of tax and non-tax revenue and certain aspects of the tax and transfer system.

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Steve Thomas

Steve Thomas is a New Zealand PhD Scholar at the Australian National University’s Crawford School of Public Policy. His current research is examining whether social entrepreneurship ventures can have a meaningful impact on the outcomes of disadvantaged communities. He completed his Undergraduate, Honours and Masters study at University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand. Steve also worked for eight years as a senior researcher at an independent New Zealand public policy think tank. Twitter @SteveThomasPol.

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Wojtek Tomaszewski

Dr Wojtek Tomaszewski is a Research Group Leader at the Institute for Social Science Research and a Senior Research Fellow in the ARC Centre of Excellence on Families and Children over the Life Course. Wojtek has a strong research interest in the impact of disadvantage on educational and labour market outcomes in young people. He has undertaken a number of research projects for various departments in the British government, as well as for both State and Commonwealth Government in Australia. He has published in a number of high-profile academic journals, including Journal of Youth Studies, Social Indicators Research, Journal of Sociology and Social Service Review.

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Barbara Trad

Barbara Trad is a full-time PhD candidate at Griffith University, her research investigates whether the growing trend of the use of trusts by small and medium enterprises is representative of an effective business structure, and what are the underlying reasons and the implications of such choice. Barbara was previously granted Bachelor of Commerce (Honours); and the Master of Commerce (Professional Accounting). She received the Griffith Award for Academic Excellence in both degrees. Barbara has been operating a family business for over ten years.

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Chung Tran

Chung Tran's primary research interests are in the areas of macroeconomics and public economics. Much of his current work is to explore the role and implications of economic policies. Some specific research topics have included; evaluating dynamic general equilibrium effects of social insurance systems including social security and public health insurance; analyzing implications of taxation; and understanding dynamic effects of public debt, fiscal stress and fiscal austerity.

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Nhi Tran

Nhi is a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre of Policy Studies, Victoria University. Her expertise and research interests focus on policy analysis using computer general equilibrium (CGE) models.

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Binh Tran-Nam

Binh Tran-Nam is currently Professor at UNSW Business School and Adjunct Professor at RMIT University Vietnam. Prior to re-joining UNSW in July 1991, he was Lecturer in the School of Management at Deakin University. Prior to that he was National Research Fellow at UNSW Australia and Lecturer in the Department of Economics at University of Auckland.

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Adam Triggs

Adam Triggs is a visiting researcher at the Brookings Institution in Washington DC and doctoral scholar at the Crawford School of Public Policy.

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Lisette van der Hel – van Dijk

Lisette van der Hel – van Dijk is a professor at Nyenrode Business University holding a chair on effectiveness of governmental oversight. Her research focusses on effectiveness of (international) tax compliance (risk) management strategies. She developed educational programs on Tax Assurance and Effectiveness of governmental oversight and publishes on these issues in (international) journals. Lisette studied accountancy at the Dutch Institute of Chartered Accountants, fiscal economics and fiscal law at Tilburg University and European Fiscal Studies at Erasmus University (Rotterdam). Besides she works for the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration as strategic policy advisor in the area of Compliance Risk Management. She is chair of the EU steering group on Compliance Risk Management and member of the steering group of the interdepartmental research program on Compliance and Behaviour.

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Marius van Oordt

Marius van Oordt is a senior lecturer at the African Tax Institute at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. His primary research areas are indirect taxes in developing countries and heterodox economics of taxation. His educational background is in tax law and public finance and he holds an interdisciplinary PhD in tax policy from the University of Pretoria.

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Peter Varela

Peter Varela is a Research Fellow at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, and a PhD candidate at the ANU. His research is in applied public finance. Before commencing his research, he worked as a Research Economist at the Productivity Commission.

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Robbert Veldhuizen

Robbert Veldhuizen is a Chartered Accountant and Certified IT auditor. Until May 2018 he was a researcher and strategic advisor to the Board of the Netherlands Tax and Customs Administration. Since May 2018 he works in the field of compliance in the financial industry.

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Megan Vine

Ms Megan Vine is an associate lecturer in law at the University of New England (NSW). She joined UNE in 2014 after several years at the Australian Taxation Office. Megan’s research interests include taxation of alcohol and fuel.

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Christian von Haldenwang

Christian von Haldenwang is a senior researcher with the German Development Institute in Bonn. He works on issues of taxation, decentralisation and legitimacy. As a guest lecturer at the Free University in Berlin, Christian regularly teaches seminars on natural resource-based development and taxation.

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Rob Vosslamber

Rob Vosslamber is a Senior Lecturer in the UC Business School at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. His research interests include accounting and tax history, and accounting and religion.

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Sonali Walpola

Sonali completed a PhD at the ANU College of Law in 2015 and lectures in Commercial Law and Taxation Law at the ANU College of Business and Economics. Sonali's PhD thesis involved a historical and contemporary analysis of promissory liability in Anglo-Australian law. Sonali's research interests lie in Contract and Commercial Law, Tax Law and Policy, and the High Court of Australia's role in developing the common law. In the Tax Law and Policy area, Sonali is currently working on projects which examine income shifting by Australian multinational enterprises. Previously, Sonali worked as a solicitor in the Commercial Litigation and Taxation sections at Allens

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Neil Warren

Dr Neil Warren is a Professor of Taxation in the School of Taxation and Business Law at UNSW Business School. Neil's training is as an economist and his research interests lie in the area of public sector economics with a special focus on taxation policy and federalism issues.

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Peter Wells

Peter Wells is a Professor in the Accounting Discipline Group at the University of Technology Sydney. His research interests relate to the regulation of companies, and this includes financial reporting practices and corporate tax practices.

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Sebastian Wende

Sebastian Wende is currently a PhD candidate at the ANU with the Research School of Economics. Sebastian's PhD compares the distortions from different taxes using Overlapping Generation Models. Sebastian was inspired to undertake a PhD after his work for Treasury which included working on the report for the business tax working group and the Re:think tax discussion paper. His time at Treasury allowed him to identify questions that weren't be effectively addressed in the academic literature. Sebastian also previously spent time working at the RBA.

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Jurie Wessels

Mr Jurie Wessels is a Lecturer at the Department of Accountancy in the College of Business and Economics at the University of Johannesburg. He has a Masters degree (Taxation) from the University of Johannesburg (2014). His research interests are tax compliance; tax evasion; and funding of public health.

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Mark Western

Mark Western is Director of the Institute for Social Science Research and a Chief Investigator in the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Children and Families Over the Life Course. He is also a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia. Mark is a sociologist whose research examines how systems of inequality and disadvantage arise and can be addressed, what matters for economic and social well-being, and how institutions like schools, families, networks and labour markets are involved in these processes.

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Peter Whiteford

Peter Whiteford is a Professor at the Crawford School at the Australian National University and the director of the Social Policy Institute. His research is focused on pension and welfare policies.

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Jenny Wilkinson

Jenny Wilkinson commenced her four year term as Parliamentary Budget Officer on Monday 24 July 2017. She succeeds Phil Bowen, who held this position from the establishment of the PBO in 2012.

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Philippe Wingender

Philippe Wingender is an Economist in the European Department at the IMF. Philippe joined the Fund after obtaining his PhD from the University of California, Berkeley in Public Finance and Development.

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Teck Chi Wong

Teck Chi Wong has just completed his Master of Public Policy at the Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU. He is a research assistant at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute.

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Gavin Wood

Professor Gavin Wood is a Professor of Housing and Urban Research. He was previously Director of the RMIT Research Centre of the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) and held positions at Murdoch University, Western Australia and the University of Glasgow, Scotland.

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Danielle Wood

Danielle is a Fellow at the Grattan Institute. Her research and advocacy efforts focus on tax and budget policy, intergenerational inequality and competition policy. She has previously worked at the ACCC, NERA consulting and the Productivity Commission. Danielle is the National and Victorian Chair of the Women in Economics Network and sits on the Victorian and Central Council for the Economic Society of Australia.

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Hao Wu

Hao Wu is currently an associate lecturer and a PhD candidate at the University of Sydney. His research interest lies in applied data science in taxation. He believes taxation research can be enriched by applying data science method to map patterns and to measure unobserved, yet interesting variables such as tax system complexity. He also believes data science research can be benefited by the clear social structure provided by the tax system and this may lead to new estimation methods.

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Haiyan Xu

Haiyan Xu is an S.J.D. student at the Univeristy of Michigan Law School. Before joining Michigan Law in 2014, she was a full professor and J.S.D. supervisor at the Law School, University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), China.

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Yong Mun Ching

Yong Mun Ching is currently a Ph.D. student in Monash University Malaysia (MUM). Prior to this, she was a senior lecturer (accounting) in Taylor’s University Malaysia. Prior to joining the academic world, she has over 15 years of corporate, consulting and accounting experience, including 10 years in PricewaterhouseCoopers Malaysia and New York. She also holds a master from Monash University Malaysia and is a member of The Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and Malaysian Institute of Accountants Malaysia (MIA).

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Salwa Hana Yussof

Salwa Hana Yussof is a lecturer in the Department of Accounting at the International Islamic University Malaysia. She holds a Bachelor and Master of Accountancy from Universiti Teknologi Mara, Malaysia, and a PhD in Taxation from Monash University, Australia. She is also a member of CPA Australia. Her current research interests are tax compliance, tax expenditures and incentives, GST, and tax and accounting education.

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