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Gabriel Zucman is associate professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley, director of the James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Center on Wealth and Income Inequality at UC Berkeley, and director of the EU Tax Observatory. An affiliate of the NBER’s Public Economics Program, he is the author of articles published in journals such as The Quarterly Journal of Economics, American Economic Review, and The Review of Economic Studies, and has published two books.

Zucman’s research focuses on the macroeconomic and distributional implications of globalization. In 2021 he was named an Andrew Carnegie Fellow. In 2019, he was awarded the Bernácer Prize and a Sloan Research Fellowship. He received the Excellence Award in Global Economic Affairs from the Kiel Institute for the World Economy in 2017, and the Best Young French Economist Prize awarded by Le Monde and Le Cercle des Économistes in 2018.


1. The Missing Profits of Nations,” Tørsløv T, Wier L, Zucman G. NBER Working Paper 24701, revised April 2020. Forthcoming in Review of Economic Studies.   Go to ⤴︎
2. The Exorbitant Tax Privilege,” Wright T, Zucman G. NBER Working Paper 24983, September 2018.   Go to ⤴︎
3. The Missing Profits of Nations, Tørsløv T, Wier L, Zucman G. NBER Working Paper 24701, revised April 2020. Forthcoming in Review of Economic Studies.   Go to ⤴︎
4. Did the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Reduce Profit Shifting by US Multinational Companies?” Garcia-Bernardo J, Janský P, Zucman G. NBER Working Paper 30086, May 2022.   Go to ⤴︎
5. The Race between Tax Enforcement and Tax Planning: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Chile,” Bustos S, Pomeranz D, Suárez Serrato JC, Vila-Belda J, Zucman G. NBER Working Paper 30114, June 2022.     Go to ⤴︎
6. Collecting the Tax Deficit of Multinational Companies: Simulations for the European Union,” Barake M, Neef T, Chouc PE, Zucman G. EU Tax Observatory Report 1, January 2021.   Go to ⤴︎

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