Shafik Hebous

International Monetary Fund

Washington, DC

United States

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1.

Money at the Docks of Tax Havens: A Guide

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3587
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Sep 2011
Shafik Hebous
International Monetary Fund
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tax havens, tax avoidance, tax evasion, international taxation, corruption, offshore financial centres

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The Effects of Taxation on the Location Decision of Multinational Firms: M&A vs. Greenfield Investments

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3076
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Jun 2010
Shafik Hebous, Martin Ruf and Alfons J. Weichenrieder
International Monetary Fund, University of Tübingen and Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Applied Econometrics and International Economic Policy
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FDI, corporate taxation, location, M&A, Greenfield

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What Do We Know About the Tax Planning of German‐Based Multinational Firms?

WU International Taxation Research Paper Series No. 2014 - 15
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Nov 2014
Alfons J. Weichenrieder and Shafik Hebous
Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Applied Econometrics and International Economic Policy and International Monetary Fund
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The Effects of Discretionary Fiscal Policy on Macroeconomic Aggregates: A Reappraisal

Journal of Economic Surveys, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2010
Shafik Hebous
International Monetary Fund
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Macroeconomic Policy, Fiscal policy

The Effects of Discretionary Fiscal Policy on Macroeconomic Aggregates: A Reappraisal

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 25, Issue 4, pp. 674-707, 2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Shafik Hebous
International Monetary Fund
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Fiscal policy, Fiscal stimulus, Macroeconomic policy, Multipliers, VAR

Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Tax Multipliers

SAFE Working Paper No. 93
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Mar 2015
Shafik Hebous and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and QuantCo, Inc.
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Narrative Approach, Fiscal Stabilization, Tax Multiplier, Weak Instruments

Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Tax Multipliers

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5040
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Shafik Hebous and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and QuantCo, Inc.
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narrative approach, fiscal stabilization, multiplier, weak instruments

Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Tax Multipliers

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 120, Issue 2, pp. 428-439, 2018
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Shafik Hebous and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and QuantCo, Inc.
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Fiscal stabilization, narrative approach, tax multiplier, weak instruments

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At Your Service! The Role of Tax Havens in International Trade with Services

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5414
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Shafik Hebous and Niels Johannesen
International Monetary Fund and University of Copenhagen
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service trade, profit shifting, tax evasion, multinational firms, tax havens

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Evaluating the Effects of ACE Systems on Multinational Debt Financing and Investment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5360
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Jun 2015
Shafik Hebous and Martin Ruf
International Monetary Fund and University of Tübingen
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ACE, financial structure, corporate taxation, debt bias, multinational firms

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A Journey from a Corruption Port to a Tax Haven

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3620
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Shafik Hebous and Vilen Lipatov
International Monetary Fund and Compass Lexecon Brussels
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tax havens, tax avoidance, tax evasion, multinational firms, corruption

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Estimating the Effects of Coordinated Fiscal Actions in the Euro Area

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3912
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Sep 2012
Shafik Hebous and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and QuantCo, Inc.
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fiscal policy coordination, cross-border spillovers, open economy macroeconomics, European integration, Global VAR

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Curbing Corporate Debt Bias: Do Limitations to Interest Deductibility Work?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6312
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Feb 2017
Ruud A. De Mooij and Shafik Hebous
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund
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corporate tax, capital structure, debt bias, thin capitalization rule

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Cross-Border Effects of Fiscal Consolidations: Estimates Based on Narrative Records

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4311
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Shafik Hebous and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and QuantCo, Inc.
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fiscal consolidation, cross-border fiscal policy effects, fiscal adjustment, fiscal spillover

Can Government Demand Stimulate Private Investment? Evidence from U.S. Federal Procurement

IMF Working Paper No. 16/60
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 May 2016
Shafik Hebous and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and QuantCo, Inc.
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Federal Procurement, Financing Constraints, Spending Multipliers, government spending, contracts, capital investment, fiscal policy, General, Other, All Countries,

Can Government Demand Stimulate Private Investment? Evidence from U.S. Federal Procurement

CESifo Working Paper No. 7534
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Mar 2019
Shafik Hebous and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and University of Cologne
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investment, federal procurement, financing constraints, spending, multipliers

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On Deficits and Symmetries in a Fiscal Capacity

SAFE Working Paper No. 112
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Jul 2015
Shafik Hebous and Alfons J. Weichenrieder
International Monetary Fund and Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Applied Econometrics and International Economic Policy
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fiscal union, asymmetric shocks, federal transfers, optimum currency area

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Curbing Corporate Debt Bias

IMF Working Paper No. 17/22
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
Ruud A. De Mooij and Shafik Hebous
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund
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Corporate debt, Debt service ratios, Financial risk, Corporate taxes, Thin capitalization, Risk management, Econometric models, Corporate tax, capital structure, debt bias, thin capitalization rule

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Debt Financing and Sharp Currency Depreciations: Wholly vs. Partially Owned Multinational Affiliates

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2892
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jan 2010
Shafik Hebous and Alfons J. Weichenrieder
International Monetary Fund and Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Applied Econometrics and International Economic Policy
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foreign direct investment, capital structure, ownership structure, currency crises, corporate taxation

Revenue Implications of Destination-Based Cash-Flow Taxation

CESifo Working Paper No. 7457
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Shafik Hebous, Alexander Klemm and Saila Stausholm
International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Copenhagen Business School
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tax revenue, destination-based cash flow tax, border adjustment tax

Revenue Implications of Destination-Based Cash-Flow Taxation

IMF Working Paper No. 19/7
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Feb 2019
Shafik Hebous, Alexander Klemm and Saila Stausholm
International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Copenhagen Business School
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Tax revenue, Destination-Based Cash Flow Tax, Border Adjustment Tax, Business Taxes and Subsidies, International Fiscal Issues

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Italy: Toward a Growth-Friendly Fiscal Reform

IMF Working Paper No. 18/59
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Apr 2018
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Asia and Pacific Department
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Europe, Italy, Growth-friendly fiscal policy, public pensions, dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, Forecasting and Simulation, Social Security and Public Pensions, Italy

A Destination-Based Allowance for Corporate Equity

CESifo Working Paper No. 7363
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Shafik Hebous and Alexander Klemm
International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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destination-based taxation, ACE, ACC

A Destination-Based Allowance for Corporate Equity

IMF Working Paper No. 18/239
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Dec 2018
Shafik Hebous and Alexander Klemm
International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Destination-Based Taxation, ACE, ACC, Business Taxes and Subsidies