Shafik Hebous

International Monetary Fund

Washington, DC

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Money at the Docks of Tax Havens: A Guide

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

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

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

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

Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Tax Multipliers

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

Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Tax Multipliers

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Shafik Hebous, Tom Zimmermann and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and University of CologneQuantCo, 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, Tom Zimmermann and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and University of CologneQuantCo, Inc.
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Fiscal stabilization, narrative approach, tax multiplier, weak instruments

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

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

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Oct 2011
Shafik Hebous and Vilen Lipatov
International Monetary Fund and ECA Economics GmbH
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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

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Sep 2012
Shafik Hebous, Tom Zimmermann and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and University of CologneQuantCo, Inc.
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fiscal policy coordination, cross-border spillovers, open economy macroeconomics, European integration, Global VAR

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

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 May 2016
Shafik Hebous, Tom Zimmermann and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and University of CologneQuantCo, 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

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

Global Firms, National Corporate Taxes: An Evolution of Incompatibility

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Sep 2020
Shafik Hebous
International Monetary Fund
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multinational enterprises, global firm, tax avoidance, international tax profit shifting

Global Firms, National Corporate Taxes: An Evolution of Incompatibility

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Oct 2020
Shafik Hebous
International Monetary Fund
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Corporate income tax, Foreign direct investment, Double taxation, Tax incentives, Trade in services, WP, company, multinational enterprise, conduit company, holding company, business organization

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

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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Curbing Corporate Debt Bias

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

Revenue Implications of Destination-Based Cash-Flow Taxation

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

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

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Shafik Hebous, Tom Zimmermann and Tom Zimmermann
International Monetary Fund and University of CologneQuantCo, Inc.
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fiscal consolidation, cross-border fiscal policy effects, fiscal adjustment, fiscal spillover

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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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Exploring Residual Profit Allocation

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Marginal effective tax rate, Low-income developing countries, Gross capital formation, Tax revenue, Effective tax rate, Residual Profit Allocation, International Corporate Taxation, Multinational Firms, WP, residual profit, RPA, excess profit, tangible asset, MNEs

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

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

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A Destination-Based Allowance for Corporate Equity

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

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

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Do Audits Improve Future Tax Compliance in the Absence of Penalties? Evidence from Random Audits in Norway

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Aug 2020
International Monetary Fund, Statistics Norway - Research Department, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Norwegian Tax Administration
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tax administration, tax evasion, tax compliance, tax audits, administrative data

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Italy: Toward a Growth-Friendly Fiscal Reform

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Apr 2018
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs 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

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How Does Profit Shifting Affect the Balance of Payments?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 26 May 2021
Shafik Hebous, Alexander Klemm and Yuou Wu
International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Independent
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