Sebastian James

World Bank Group

1818 H Street, NW

Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Effectiveness of Tax and Non-Tax Incentives and Investments: Evidence and Policy Implications

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 28 Feb 2014
Sebastian James
World Bank Group
Downloads 1,455 (11,993)
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Tax Incentives, Tax Policy, Investment Policy

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Tax and Non-Tax Incentives and Investments: Evidence and Policy Implications

FIAS, The World Bank Group, 2009
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Sebastian James
World Bank Group
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Tax Incentives, Tax Policy, Tax Administration, Political Economy

3.

A Handbook for Tax Simplification

A HANDBOOK FOR TAX SIMPLIFICATION, International Finance Corporation, October 2009
Number of pages: 258 Posted: 14 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Sebastian James
World Bank Group
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Tax Policy, Tax Administration, Political Economy, Tax Incentives, Sub-National Tax, Tax Simplification, Tax Burden, Tax Compliance Cost

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Why Tax Incentives May be an Ineffective Tool to Encouraging Investment? – The Role of Investment Climate

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Mar 2010
Stefan Van Parys and Sebastian James
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group
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Tax Incentives, Investment Climate, METR, Tax Policy, Corporate Tax

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Tax Expenditure Estimates in Ghana

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2016
Felix Oppong and Sebastian James
World Bank and World Bank Group
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Tax, Tax Incentives, Tax Expenditure, Fiscal policy, Exemptions, VAT, Income Tax

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Providing Incentives for Investments in Renewable Energy: Advice for Policymakers

Investment Climate in Practice, No. 19, 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Jan 2012
Sebastian James and Nathalie McGregor
World Bank Group and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Tax Incentives, Green Energy, Renewable Energy, Carbon Tax, Investment Incentives, Environment