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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 38 Citations 6,981 78 World Ranking 1249 National Ranking 763

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Awards & Achievements

2012 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Finance
  • Microeconomics

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Public economics, Tax avoidance, State income tax, Tax reform and Value-added tax. His Public economics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Complete market and Set. The State income tax study which covers Indirect tax that intersects with Income tax.

Tax reform is closely attributed to Tax credit in his research. His studies in Value-added tax integrate themes in fields like Economic policy and Double taxation, Ad valorem tax. David A. Weisbach focuses mostly in the field of Double taxation, narrowing it down to matters related to Microeconomics and, in some cases, Corporate tax, Consumption tax and International taxation.

His most cited work include:

  • Climate Change Justice (188 citations)
  • Should the Tax Law Require Current Accrual of Interest on Derivative Financial Instruments (187 citations)
  • Ten Truths about Tax Shelters (166 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Public economics, Tax reform, State income tax, Microeconomics and Income tax are his primary areas of study. The study incorporates disciplines such as Welfare and Set in addition to Public economics. His research in Tax reform focuses on subjects like Tax credit, which are connected to Tax basis.

David A. Weisbach has included themes like Double taxation, Direct tax and Indirect tax in his State income tax study. His work carried out in the field of Indirect tax brings together such families of science as Deferred tax, Monetary economics and Value-added tax. His Microeconomics research incorporates elements of Cost–benefit analysis and Corporate tax.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Public economics (29.03%)
  • Tax reform (16.13%)
  • State income tax (14.84%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2020)?

  • Public economics (29.03%)
  • Economic Justice (4.52%)
  • Welfare (5.16%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

David A. Weisbach focuses on Public economics, Economic Justice, Welfare, Compliance and Monetary economics. His work on Public economics deals in particular with Consumption tax and Income tax. His research investigates the link between Welfare and topics such as Natural resource economics that cross with problems in Production.

His research integrates issues of Capital and Dividend tax in his study of Monetary economics. His biological study deals with issues like Value-added tax, which deal with fields such as Double taxation. His State income tax research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Cash flow, Indirect tax, Direct tax, International taxation and Ad valorem tax.

Between 2014 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • DISTRIBUTIONALLY WEIGHTED COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS: WELFARE ECONOMICS MEETS ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN (70 citations)
  • Debating Climate Ethics (24 citations)
  • Climate Change Justice (17 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Finance
  • Microeconomics

David A. Weisbach mainly investigates Welfare, Politics, Natural resource economics, Leakage and Carbon tax. Welfare is closely attributed to Public economics in his study. The Public economics study combines topics in areas such as Cost–benefit analysis, Welfare economics and Social welfare maximization.

His work focuses on many connections between Politics and other disciplines, such as Mistake, that overlap with his field of interest in Economic Justice. His Economic Justice study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Political economy, Harm and Law and economics. Natural resource economics is closely attributed to Production in his work.

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Best Publications

The Design of a Carbon Tax

Gilbert E. Metcalf;David A. Weisbach.
Harvard Environmental Law Review (2009)

498 Citations

Climate Change Justice

Eric A. Posner;David Weisbach.
Research Papers in Economics (2015)

429 Citations

Ten Truths about Tax Shelters

David A. Weisbach.
Tax Law Review (2001)

406 Citations

The Design of a Carbon Tax

David A. Weisbach;Gilbert E. Metcalf;Gilbert E. Metcalf.
Social Science Research Network (2009)

301 Citations

The Integration of Tax and Spending Programs

David A. Weisbach;Jacob Nussim.
Yale Law Journal (2004)

288 Citations

Should the Tax Law Require Current Accrual of Interest on Derivative Financial Instruments

David A. Weisbach.
Social Science Research Network (1999)

284 Citations

Line Drawing Doctrine and Efficiency in the Tax Law

David A. Weisbach.
Cornell Law Review (1998)

268 Citations

The Superiority of an Ideal Consumption Tax over an Ideal Income Tax

David A. Weisbach;Joseph Bankman.
Stanford Law Review (2006)

233 Citations

Formalism in the Tax Law

David A. Weisbach.
University of Chicago Law Review (1999)

229 Citations

Trade and Carbon Taxes

Joshua Elliott;Ian Foster;Samuel Kortum;Todd Munson.
The American Economic Review (2010)

224 Citations

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