David Agrawal presented his paper "Relocation of the Rich: Migration in Response to Tax Rate Changes from Spanish Reforms" at the University of California at Irvine on May 23.

David Agrawal presented his paper "Commuting and Taxes: Theory, Empirics, and Welfare Implications" (with William Hoyt) at Friedrich-Alexander Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg on June 21

William Hoyt's paper, "The assignment and division of the tax base in a system of hierarchical governments," is forthcoming in International Tax and Public Finance.

Jim Ziliak and UKCPR are co-organizing the conference "Deep Poverty in the United States" with the University of Wisconsin Institute for Research on Poverty and the Urban Institute, June 27-28, 2017, at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.

Jim Ziliak presented "The Economics of Means-Tested Transfer Programs" June 26, 2017 at the XIII Summer School of Public Economics, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University

Jim Ziliak presented "Welfare Reform and the Intergenerational Transmission of Dependence" (co-authored with Robert Paul Hartley and Carlos Lamarche) June 23, 2017 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Policy Summit on Housing, Human Capital, and Inequality.

Steven Lugauer's paper (with Horag Choi and Nelson C. Mark) "Precautionary Saving of Chinese and U.S. Households is forthcoming in the Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking.

Steven Lugauer's paper (with Chadwick C. Curtis and Nelson C. Mark) “Demographics and Aggregate Household Saving in Japan, China, and India” is forthcoming in the Journal of Macroeconomics.

David Agrawal and William Hoyt are organizers of a Center for Economic Studies/Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) Venice Summer Institute conference on "Fiscal Competition and Mobility:  Theory and Empirics" to be held June 16 - 17 in San Servolo, Venice, Italy.  The program can be found here.

Steven Lugauer presented “Fertility is a Leading Economic Indicator” at the Eastern Economic Association meetings in New York on February 24.