Publications in refereed journals

On Adverse Selection into Public Civil Service, CESifo Economic Studies, forthcoming (joint with Tobias Böhm)

Corporate Taxation and the Quality of Research and Development, International Tax and Public Finance, forthcoming (joint with Christof Ernst and Katharina Richter)

Business Taxes and the Electoral Cycle, Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming (joint with Dirk Foremny)

Assessing the Localization Pattern of German Manufacturing and Service Industries, 2014, Regional Studies 48(5), 823-843 (joint with Hyun-Ju Koh)

There's No Place like Home: The Profitability Gap between Headquarters and their Foreign Subsidiaries, 2014, Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 23 (2), pp. 369-395 (joint with Matthias Dischinger and Bodo Knoll)

Multinational Firms Mitigate Tax Competition, 2013, Economics Letters, 118, pp. 404–406 (joint with Johannes Becker)

The Role of Headquarters in Multinational Profit Shifting Strategies, 2013, International Tax and Public Finance, 21 (2), pp. 248-271 (joint with Matthias Dischinger and Bodo Knoll)

Asymmetric Obligations, 2013, Journal of Economic Psychology, 35, pp. 67-80 (joint with Hannah Schildberg-Hörisch)

Do Governments Tax Agglomeration Rents?, 2013, Journal of Urban Economics, 75, pp. 92-106 (joint with Hyun-Ju Koh and Tobias Böhm)

Earnings Shocks and Tax-Motivated Income-Shifting: Evidence from European Multinationals, 2013, Journal of Public Economics, 97 (1), pp. 95-107 (joint with Dhammika Dharmapala)

Corporate Taxation and the Location of Patents within Multinational Firms, 2012, Journal of International Economics, 88(1), pp. 176–185 (joint with Tom Karkinsky)

Corporate Tax Effects on the Quality and Quantity of FDI, 2012, European Economic Review, 56(8), pp. 1495–1511 (joint with Johannes Becker and Clemens Fuest)

Cross-Border Tax Effects on Affiliate Investment - Evidence from European Multinationals, 2012, European Economic Review, 56(3), pp. 436–450 (joint with Johannes Becker)

International Debt Shifting and Multinational Firms in Developing Countries, 2011, Economics Letters, 113 (2), p. 135-138 (joint with Clemens Fuest and Shafik Hebous)

Strategic Consolidation under Formula Apportionment, 2011, National Tax Journal, 64 (2), p. 225-254 (joint with Thiess Büttner and Marco Runkel)

Corporate Taxes and the Location of Intangible Assets within Multinational Firms, 2011, Journal of Public Economics, 95 (7-8), p. 691-707 (joint with Matthias Dischinger)

Taxing Multinationals under Union Wage Bargaining, 2011, International Tax and Public Finance, 18 (4), p. 399-421

The Downside of Formula Apportionment - Evidence on Factor Demand Distortions, 2010, International Tax and Public Finance, 17(3), p. 236-258

Verschärfen multinationale Unternehmen den Steuerwettbewerb, 2009, Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftswissenschaften, 60 (1), p. 57–68 (joint with Johannes Becker)

Company Taxation with a Water's Edge, 2007, Journal of Public Economics, 91, p. 1533-1554 (joint with Marco Runkel)

Other Publications

The Increasing Importance of Transfer Pricing Regulations - A Worldwide Overview, Intertax , forthcoming (joint with T. Lohse and C. Spengel )

Do Corruption and Taxation Affect Corporate Investment in Developing Countries?, 2013, Fuest, C. and G. Zodrow (2013), Critical Issues in Taxation and Development, MIT Press (joint with Clemens Fuest and Giorgia Maffini)

International Profit Shifting and Multinational Firms in Developing Economies, 2013, Fuest, C. and G. Zodrow (2013), Critical Issues in Taxation and Development, MIT Press (joint with Clemens Fuest and Shafik Hebous)

Tax Evasion and Tax Avoidance in Developing Countries: The Role of International Profit Shifting, 2011, in: Reuter, P. (editor): Draining Development? The Sources, Consequences and Control of Flows of Illicit Funds from Developing Countries, The World Bank, Conference Volume 66815 (joint with Clemens Fuest)

Tax Evasion, Tax Avoidance and Tax Expenditures in Developing Countries: A Review of the Literature, 2009, prepared for the UK Department for International Development (DFID) (joint with Clemens Fuest)

Essays on the Taxation of Multinational Firms, 2008, PhD thesis, University of Munich

Working papers

Do Transfer Pricing Laws Limit International Income Shifting? Evidence from European Multinationals (joint with Theresa Lohse)

How Does Corruption in Developing Countries Affect Corporate Investment and Tax Compliance? (joint with Clemens Fuest and Giorgia Maffini)

He’s a chip off the old block – The persistence of occupational choices across generations (joint with Bodo Knoll and Eva Schlenker)