Kai A. Konrad Elected to Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Kai A. Konrad has been elected to membership of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and...More information
Madeleine Simonek is our Guest
The Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance welcomes Professor Dr. Madeleine Simonek...More information
Academic Prize for Dr. Christian Marquart
Dr. Christian Marquart’s doctoral thesis entitled “Interest Deductions and the Allocation of...More information
NZZ-Podium in Berlin
"How will German politics change if the economy stumbles again?" Kai A. Konrad, Gesine Lötzsch,...More information
Legal Interpretation of Tax Law: Germany
„Legal Interpretation of Tax Law“ is the first book to deal comparatively with tax law interpretation in economies engaged in cross-border investment at a global level. In chapter 6 Caroline Heber and Christian Sternberg elaborate how tax law is interpreted and applied in Germany.
Published: Heber, C. / Sternberg, C.: Chapter 6: Germany. In: van Brederode, Robert F., Krever / Rick (eds.): Legal Interpretation of Tax Law. Alphen aan den Rijn, Kluwer Law International, 2014, p. 163 - 189.More information
Railroads and Growth in Prussia
Cities that gained railroad access in the early phase of railroad-network expansion in Prussia subsequently grew an additional 1.7 percentage points faster per year than their unconnected neighbours. This is the result of an empirical study by Erik Hornung.
Published: Railroads and growth in Prussia. Journal of the European Economic Association, forthcoming.More information