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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 52 Citations 20,655 120 World Ranking 644 National Ranking 414

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Finance
  • Law
  • China

Monetary economics, Multinational corporation, Corporate tax, Capital market and Tax avoidance are his primary areas of study. His research in Monetary economics intersects with topics in Dividend, Earnings, Profit and Tax evasion. His Multinational corporation research incorporates themes from Tax haven, International economics, Investment and Foreign direct investment.

The concepts of his Corporate tax study are interwoven with issues in Corporate governance, Shareholder, Tax shelter and Interest rate. His study in Capital market is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Capital structure, External debt, Debt, Government and Labour economics. He has included themes like Scrutiny, Indirect tax and Direct tax in his Tax avoidance study.

His most cited work include:

  • Corporate Tax Avoidance and High Powered Incentives (785 citations)
  • Corporate Tax Avoidance and High Powered Incentives (785 citations)
  • A Multinational Perspective on Capital Structure Choice and Internal Capital Markets (596 citations)

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

Mihir A. Desai spends much of his time researching Monetary economics, Multinational corporation, Foreign direct investment, Finance and Investment. His Monetary economics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Capital, Equity, Dividend, Corporate tax and Earnings. His biological study deals with issues like Corporate governance, which deal with fields such as Microeconomics.

Mihir A. Desai interconnects Globalization, International economics, International trade and Capital market in the investigation of issues within Multinational corporation. Mihir A. Desai combines subjects such as Value-added tax and International taxation, Tax reform, Indirect tax, Ad valorem tax with his study of International economics. His Foreign direct investment research incorporates elements of Tax policy, Expropriation, Deferral, Return on investment and Labour economics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Monetary economics (41.18%)
  • Multinational corporation (42.65%)
  • Foreign direct investment (30.29%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2008-2020)?

  • Monetary economics (41.18%)
  • Multinational corporation (42.65%)
  • Dividend (15.00%)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Monetary economics, Multinational corporation, Dividend, Tax policy and Foreign direct investment. His studies in Monetary economics integrate themes in fields like Shareholder, Corporate tax, Investment, Portfolio and Earnings. His Multinational corporation study combines topics in areas such as Capital, International trade, Manufacturing firms and Capital market.

His study in Tax policy is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both International taxation and Subsidy. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Foreign direct investment, Microeconomics is strongly linked to Expropriation. In his research, Tax avoidance is intimately related to Corporate governance, which falls under the overarching field of Microeconomics.

Between 2008 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Corporate Tax Avoidance and Firm Value (436 citations)
  • Multinational Firms, FDI Flows and Imperfect Capital Markets (175 citations)
  • Domestic Effects of the Foreign Activities of US Multinationals (131 citations)

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

  • Finance
  • Law
  • China

Monetary economics, Corporate tax, Multinational corporation, Dividend and Portfolio are his primary areas of study. His studies in Monetary economics integrate themes in fields like Domestic investment, Investment, Manufacturing firms and Shareholder. Corporate tax is a subfield of Tax avoidance that he investigates.

His Tax avoidance research incorporates themes from Corporate governance, Accounting and Yield. His work deals with themes such as Capital, Foreign direct investment, Compensation of employees, Capital market and Compensation and benefits, which intersect with Multinational corporation. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Capital asset pricing model, Dividend tax and Equity.

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Best Publications

Corporate Tax Avoidance and High Powered Incentives

Mihir A. Desai;Mihir A. Desai;Dhammika Dharmapala.
Journal of Financial Economics (2006)

2203 Citations

Corporate Tax Avoidance and Firm Value

Mihir A Desai;Dhammika Dharmapala.
The Review of Economics and Statistics (2009)

1312 Citations

A Multinational Perspective on Capital Structure Choice and Internal Capital Markets

Mihir A. Desai;C. Fritz Foley;James R. Hines.
Journal of Finance (2004)

1157 Citations

Theft and Taxes

Mihir A. Desai;I.J. Alexander Dyck;Luigi Zingales.
Journal of Financial Economics (2007)

894 Citations

The demand for tax haven operations

Mihir A. Desai;C. Fritz Foley;James R. Hines.
Journal of Public Economics (2006)

657 Citations

Financial Constraints and Growth: Multinational and Local Firm Responses to Currency Depreciations

Mihir A. Desai;C. Fritz Foley;Kristin J. Forbes.
Review of Financial Studies (2008)

453 Citations

Foreign Direct Investment and the Domestic Capital Stock

Mihir A. Desai;C. Fritz Foley;James R. Hines Jr..
The American Economic Review (2005)

425 Citations

The Divergence between Book Income and Tax Income

Mihir A. Desai.
Tax Policy and the Economy (2003)

422 Citations

Foreign direct investment in a world of multiple taxes

Mihir A. Desai;C.Fritz Foley;James R. Hines.
Journal of Public Economics (2004)

420 Citations

The Degradation of Reported Corporate Profits

Mihir A. Desai.
Journal of Economic Perspectives (2005)

413 Citations

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