Taxation and International Migration of Superstars: Evidence from the European Football Market
NBER Working Paper No. 16545
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We would like to thank Raj Chetty, Caroline Hoxby, Lawrence Katz, Wojciech Kopczuk, Claus Kreiner, Thomas Piketty, James Poterba, Guttorm Schjelderup, Dan Silverman, Joel Slemrod, three anonymous referees, and numerous seminar participants for helpful comments and discussions. We thank Jori Pinje for sharing the individual football earnings data he collected for his Ph.D. research. We are also grateful to Filip Rozsypal, Ben Eisenpress and Emily Tian for outstanding research assistance. Financial support from the Center for Equitable Growth at UC Berkeley, the European Tax Policy Forum, and NSF Grant SES-0850631 is gratefully acknowledged. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.