Eric M. Zolt

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law

Professor of Law

385 Charles E. Young Dr. East

Room 1242

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1476

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Redistribution via Taxation: The Limited Role of the Personal Income Tax in Developing Countries

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 52, 2005, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 05-22
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
Eric M. Zolt and Richard M. Bird
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
Downloads 1,181 (9,064)
Citation 22

Abstract:

redistribution, inequaltiy, personal income tax, developing countries, tax reform

2.

Technology and Taxation in Developing Countries: From Hand to Mouse

UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-07
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2008
Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 709 (23,023)
Citation 9

Abstract:

taxation, developing countries, tax administration, information technology

3.

Connected Contracts

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 47, P. 887, 2000
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 30 Mar 2000
G. Mitu Gulati, William A. Klein and Eric M. Zolt
Duke University School of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Citation 5

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4.

Tax Policy in Emerging Countries

Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, Vol. 26, pp. 73-86, 2008, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-18
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Nov 2008
Eric M. Zolt and Richard M. Bird
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
Downloads 459 (42,806)
Citation 4

Abstract:

tax policies in emerging countries, tax structures, developing tax policies

5.

Dual Income Taxation and Developing Countries

Columbia Journal of Tax Law, Vol. 1, pp. 174-217, 2010, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-07
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 May 2010
Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 414 (44,638)

Abstract:

Dual income taxation, Flat taxes, Corporate taxation, Taxing business profits, Tax policy in developing countries

6.

Inequality and Taxation: Evidence from the Americas on how Inequality may Influence Tax Institutions

Tax Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 2, 2006, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 08-08
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2008
Kenneth L. Sokoloff and Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 327 (54,029)
Citation 8

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7.

Inequality in America: Challenges for Tax and Spending Policies

66 Tax Law Review 1101 (2013), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 14-02
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 28 Jan 2014
Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 205 (88,043)

Abstract:

Fiscal redistribution, taxation, government expenditures, public social spending, inequality, and fiscal contract

8.

Tax Deductions for Charitable Contributions: Domestic Activities, Foreign Activities or None of the Above

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 63, pp. 361-410, 2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-02
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Jan 2012
Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 174 (120,532)

Abstract:

tax reform, charitable contributions, for-profit charities, tax-exempt organizations, foreign assistance

9.

Tax Reform: Reduce the Corporate Income Tax Rate and More

Tax Notes, p. 923, August 2011, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-13
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Aug 2011
Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 156 (149,388)

Abstract:

tax reform, corporate income tax rates, business tax reform

10.

Politics and Taxation: An Introduction

67 Tax Law Review 453 (2014), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 15-04
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2015
Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 150 (94,825)

Abstract:

Third Annual NYU/UCLA Tax Policy Conference, politics and taxation, tax reform, tax legislative process

11.

The Effect of Rising Income Inequality on Taxation and Public Expenditures: Evidence from U.S. Municipalities and School Districts, 1970-2000

95 The Review of Economics and Statistics 1291 (2013) , UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2013
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, World Bank and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 142 (157,556)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Inequality, collection action, public goods, taxing and spending patterns, local government

12.

Inequality, Collective Action, and Taxing and Spending Patterns of State and Local Governments

Tax Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 04, 2009, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 10-03
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Feb 2010
Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 128 (165,772)
Citation 2

Abstract:

inequality and taxation, inequality and local governments

13.

Tax Reform and the American Middle Class

40 Pepperdine Law Review 1209 (2013), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-13
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Sep 2013
Kirk J. Stark and Eric M. Zolt
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 110 (173,344)

Abstract:

federal tax reform, middle class tax burdens, middle class decline, economic mobility, income distributions, tax reform proposals

14.

Taxation, Inequality and Fiscal Contracting in the Americas

UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-14, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2321868
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Sep 2013
Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 105 (174,313)

Abstract:

Fiscal redistribution, taxation, inequality, fiscal contract, Latin America, United States

15.

Fiscal Contracting in Latin America

World Development, Vol. 67, pp. 323, 2015, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 14-13, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2496576
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2015
Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 92 (193,169)

Abstract:

Fiscal redistribution, taxation, inequality, fiscal contracting, middle class, Latin America

16.

Taxation and Inequality in Canada and the United States: Two Stories or One?

52 Osgoode Hall Law Journal 401 (2015), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 15-15, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2652902
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Richard M. Bird and Eric M. Zolt
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 85 (137,005)
Citation 1

Abstract:

income inequality, taxation, tax systems in Canada and the U.S., tax policies

17.

Income Inequality and Local Government in the United States, 1970-2000

NBER Working Paper No. w16299
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, World Bank and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Citation 2

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