Alan Auerbach

Robert D. Burch Professor of Economics and Law
Director, Robert D. Burch Center for Tax Policy and Public Finance



Recent Working Papers

    "Assessing the House Republicans’ “A Better Way” Tax Reform", with Laurence Kotlikoff and Darryl Koehler, June 2017 [PDF]

    "Cash-Flow Taxes in an International Setting", with Michael P. Devereux, February 2017 [PDF]

    AEI Economic Perspectives - "Border Adjustment and the Dollar", February 2017 [PDF]

    "Notes on the US Wealth Effect of Border Adjustment", February 2017 [PDF]

    "The Fiscal Outlook at the Beginning of the Trump Administration" with William Gale, January 2017 [PDF]

    "Destination-Based Cash Flow Taxation" with Michael P. Devereux, Michael Keen and John Vella, January 2017 [PDF]

    "The Role of Border Adjustments in International Taxation" with Douglas Holtz-Eakin, December 2016 [PDF]

    "Is Uncle Sam Inducing the Elderly to Retire?" with Laurence Kotlikoff, Darryl Koehler, and Manny Yu, October 2016 [PDF]

    "Propagation and Smoothing of Shocks in Alternative Social Security Systems" with Lorenz Kueng, Ronald Lee and Yury Yatsynovich, October 2016 [PDF]

    "U.S. Inequality, Fiscal Progressivity, and Work Disincentives An Intragenerational Accounting"
    with Laurence J. Kotlikoff and Darryl Koehler, April 2016 [PDF]

    "Once More Unto the Breach: The Deteriorating Fiscal Outlook" with William Gale, March 2016 [PDF]

    "The Fiscal Problem: Gone Today, Here Tomorrow", with William Gale, September 2015 [PDF]

    "Capital Taxation in the 21st Century", with Kevin Hassett, January 2015 [PDF]

    "Fiscal Uncertainty and How to Deal with It", November 2014 [PDF]

    "Effects of Fiscal Shocks in a Globalized World", with Yuriy Gorodnichenko, October 2014 [PDF]

    "Forgotten but Not Gone: The Long-Term Fiscal Imbalance" with William G. Gale, September 2014 [PDF]

    "Taxation and Saving - A Retrospective", December 2013 [PDF]

    "Fiscal Myopia", with William G. Gale, September 2013 [PDF]

    "Capital Income Taxation, Corporate Taxation, Wealth Transfer Taxes and Consumption Tax Reforms", August 2013 [PDF]

    "Output Spillovers from Fiscal Policy", with Yuriy Gorodnichenko, January 2013 [PDF]

    "Budget Rules and Fiscal Policy", November 2012 [PDF]

    "The Fall and Rise of Keynesian Fiscal Policy", May 2012 [PDF]

    "The Mirrlees Review: A U.S. Perspective", May 2012 [PDF]

    "The Federal Budget Outlook: No News Is Bad News", with William G. Gale, August 2012. [PDF]

    "(Still) Tempting Fate", with William G. Gale, August 2011. [PDF]

    "Fiscal Multipliers in Recession and Expansion", with Yuriy Gorodnichenko, January 2012. [PDF]

    "Long-Term Fiscal Sustainability in Major Economies", July 2011. [PDF]

    "Tempting Fate: The Federal Budget Outlook", with William G. Gale, June 2011. [PDF]

    "Fiscal Institutions for a Currency Union", May 2011. [PDF]



2/1/17 #751: The Thing About That Border Tax Link

Recent appearances at the Commonwealth Club of California:


4/6/16: Income Inequality and the Future of the American Dream: Differing Perspectives Audio - Video

1/23/15: Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Walter E. Hoadley Annual Economic Forecast (with Steve Forbes) Audio

11/4/13: Interview with Edmund Phelps Audio

10/16/13: Town Hall: The Crisis in Washington, D.C. Audio