Dr. Elias Steinmüller

Contact details

E-mail: elias.steinmuellerspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de




Dr. rer. pol.
2019, University of Tübingen, Germany.

M.Sc. (Quantitative Economics)
2015, University of Tübingen, Germany.
B.Sc. (International Economics)
2013, University of Tübingen, Germany; University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

Research interests

Public Finance

International Economics

Applied Microeconometrics

International Taxation

Multinational Enterprises


The Effect of Investing Abroad on Investment at Home: On the Role of Technology, Tax Savings, and Internal Capital Markets
(with Stefan Goldbach, Arne J. Nagengast and Georg Wamser), Journal of International Economics, 116, 58-73, January 2019. Also available as  Bundesbank Discussion Paper No.14/2017.

Corporate Income Taxes Around the World: A Survey on Forward-looking Tax Measures and Two Applications
(with Georg U. Thunecke and Georg Wamser), International Tax and Public Finance. 26, 418-456, April 2019. Also available as CESifo Working paper No. 7050, May 2018.

Work in progress

Understanding the Tax-Setting Behavior of Developing Countries
(with Thomas Letsche and Georg Wamser), RSIT Working Paper WP 04-2019, August 2019

Tax Revenue, Tax Competition, and the Laffer-Curve


Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik (lecture) [Bachelor]


Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik (tutorial) [Bachelor]


Economics of Taxation (tutorial) [Master]


Bachelor Thesis Seminar: Selected Topics in Economics


Master Seminar: Globalization and International Mobility