Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - JP Politische Philosophie und Umweltethik

Global Tax Justice

“Global Tax Justice”

Humboldt University Berlin, IRITHESys

Room 2249a, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin

Provisional Program


Thursday, January 28th


14:00                   Hillel Steiner (University of Manchester)

                            “Global Tax Justice and the Global Fund”

                            Comment by Valentin Beck (Free University Berlin)


15:10                   Coffee Break


15:40                   Chris Armstrong (University of Southampton)

                            “Global Justice and Natural Resource Taxation”

                            Comment by Mirjam Müller (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)


16:50                   Eszter Kollar (Goethe University Frankfurt)

                            “Emigration Tax, the Ownership of Talents and Fair Terms of                          cooperation”

                            Comment by Jan Brezger (Free University Berlin)                     


18:00                   Wine Reception



Friday, January 29th


09:00                 Peter Dietsch (Université de Montréal)

“From Taxes to Trade – What makes an international economic level-playing field?”

                         Comment by Henning Hahn (University of Kassel/Free University Berlin)


10:10                   Coffee Break


10:40                   Thomas Rixen (University of Bamberg)

                            “A Proposal for Institutional Reform of Global Tax Governance”

                            Comment by Johannes Himmelreich (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)


11:50                   Laurens van Appeldoorn (Leiden University)

                           “Towards a Theory of Fiscal Jurisdiction”

                           Comment by Daniel Jacob (Free University Berlin)


13:00                   Lunch Break


14:30                 Juri Viehoff (University of Zurich)

“Greasing the Wheels of Tax Injustice? Complicity and Responsibility in   the Global Tax Planning Industry”

Comment by Tamara Jugov (Free University Berlin)


15:40                   Jens van ‘t Klooster (University of Cambridge)

                            “Taxation and Spending vs. Unconventional Monetary Policy”

                            Comment by Felix Koch (Free University Berlin)



Organizers: Gabriel Wollner (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) and Andreas Cassee (Free University Berlin)


Participants are asked to register with Lisa Frach (