Georg Thunecke, M.Sc.



M.Sc. (Economics)
2019, University of Tübingen, Germany

B.Sc. (International Economics)
2017, University of Tübingen, Germany

Research Interests

Public Finance
Applied Microeconometrics
International Taxation
Economic Geography


Evidence on Aggressive Tax Avoidance by German State-Owned Enterprises and its Driving Factors (with Leon Ninow and Manuel Wagner), German Politics, 2020.

Corporate Income Taxes Around the World: A Survey on Forward-looking Tax Measures and Two Applications
(with Elias Steinmüller 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

The effect of corporate tax rate changes on tax revenue – Refinement of the Laffer-Curve
The tax incidence of the Gewerbesteuer


E210: Wirtschafts- und Finanzpolitik (tutorial) [Bachelor]
E310: The Theory and Empirics of Taxation (tutorial) [Bachelor]
E376: A Toolkit for Writing your Bachelor’s Thesis [Bachelor]
E410: Topics in Fiscal Federalism and Fiscal Competition (tutorial) [Master]
E312: Bachelor Thesis Seminar: Selected Topics in Economics