Joel Slemrod

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Joel Slemrod

Professor of Economics

701 Tappan
Ross Business School R5396
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Office Location(s): Ross R5396
Phone: 734.936.3914
jslemrod@umich.edu
Curriculum Vitae

  • Affiliation(s)
    • Paul W. McCracken Collegiate Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy, Ross School of Business
    • Director, Office of Tax Policy Research
  • Fields of Study
    • Public Finance
  • About

    Joel Slemrod is the Paul W. McCracken Collegiate Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, and Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics. He also serves as Director of the Office of Tax Policy Research, an interdisciplinary research center housed at the Ross School of Business. Professor Slemrod received the B.A. degree from Princeton University in 1973 and the Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University in 1980. Professor Slemrod has been a consultant to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the Canadian Department of Finance, the New Zealand Department of Treasury, the South Africa Ministry of Finance, the World Bank, and the OECD. From 1992 to 1998 Professor Slemrod was editor of the National Tax Journal. He is the co-author with Jon Bakija of Taxing Ourselves: A Citizen's Guide to the Debate over Taxes, whose 4th edition was published in 2008.

  • Education
    • PhD, Harvard, 1980
  • Research Areas of Interest
    • Public Finance