Kimberly Clausing
Kimberly Clausing

Eric M. Zolt Chair in Tax Law and Policy

University of California, Los Angeles

Kimberly Clausing is the Eric M. Zolt Chair of Tax Law and Policy at the University of California Law school. During the first part of the Biden Administration, Clausing was the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Analysis in the US Department of the Treasury, serving as the lead economist in the Office of Tax Policy. Prior to UCLA, she was the Thormund Miller and Walter Mintz Professor of Economics at Reed College, where she taught international trade, international finance, and public finance. Her research studies the taxation of multinational firms. Clausing received her B.A. from Carleton College and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Harvard University—all in economics.

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Combating market power through a graduated U.S. corporate income tax

Tax & MacroeconomicsCompetition
Coronavirus Recession

Global medical trade in the time of the coronavirus pandemic

Tax & MacroeconomicsInequality & Mobility
Vision 2020

International trade policy that works for U.S. workers

Tax & MacroeconomicsInequality & MobilityLabor

False promises about corporate taxes and American workers

Tax & Macroeconomics

House Speaker Ryan’s tax reform plan is not ready for prime time

Tax & Macroeconomics
working paper

Problems with destination-based corporate taxes and the Ryan blueprint

Tax & Macroeconomics

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