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Shafik Hebous

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First Name:Shafik
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Last Name:Hebous
RePEc Short-ID:phe288
Terminal Degree:2010 Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft; Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main (from RePEc Genealogy)


International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)

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700 19th Street, N.W., Washington DC 20431
RePEc:edi:imfffus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Shafik Hebous & Zhiyang Jia & Knut Løyland & Thor Olav Thoresen & Arnstein Øvrum, 2020. "Do Audits Improve Future Tax Compliance in the Absence of Penalties? Evidence from Random Audits in Norway," CESifo Working Paper Series 8480, CESifo.
  2. Shafik Hebous, 2020. "Global Firms, National Corporate Taxes: An Evolution of Incompatibility," CESifo Working Paper Series 8568, CESifo.
  3. Sebastian Beer & Ruud A. de Mooij & Shafik Hebous & Michael Keen & Li Liu, 2020. "Exploring Residual Profit Allocation," IMF Working Papers 2020/049, International Monetary Fund.
  4. Shafik Hebous & Tom Zimmermann, 2019. "Can government demand stimulate private investment? Evidence from U.S. federal procurement," CESifo Working Paper Series 7534, CESifo.
  5. Shafik Hebous & Alexander Klemm & Saila Stausholm, 2019. "Revenue Implications of Destination-Based Cash-Flow Taxation," CESifo Working Paper Series 7457, CESifo.
  6. Shafik Hebous & Alexander D Klemm & Saila Stausholm, 2019. "Revenue Implications of Destination-Based Cash-Flow Taxation," IMF Working Papers 2019/007, International Monetary Fund.
  7. Michal Andrle & Shafik Hebous & Alvar Kangur & Mehdi Raissi, 2018. "Italy: Toward a Growth-Friendly Fiscal Reform," IMF Working Papers 2018/059, International Monetary Fund.
  8. Hebous, Shafik & Ruf, Martin, 2018. "Evaluating the Effects of ACE Systems on Multinational Debt Financing and Investment," Working Paper Series 6827, Victoria University of Wellington, Chair in Public Finance.
  9. Alejandro Esteller-Moré & Shafik Hebous & Niels Johannesen & Katarzyna Anna Bilicka, 2018. "The Present and Future of Tax Havens / El presente y futuro de los paraísos fiscales / El present i futur dels paradisos fiscals," IEB Reports ieb_report_4_2018, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB).
  10. Shafik Hebous & Alexander Klemm, 2018. "A Destination-Based Allowance for Corporate Equity," CESifo Working Paper Series 7363, CESifo.
  11. Shafik Hebous & Alexander D Klemm, 2018. "A Destination-Based Allowance for Corporate Equity," IMF Working Papers 2018/239, International Monetary Fund.
  12. Ruud A. De Mooij & Shafik Hebous, 2017. "Curbing Corporate Debt Bias: Do Limitations to Interest Deductibility Work?," CESifo Working Paper Series 6312, CESifo.
  13. Ruud A. de Mooij & Shafik Hebous, 2017. "Curbing Corporate Debt Bias," IMF Working Papers 2017/022, International Monetary Fund.
  14. Shafik Hebous & Tom Zimmermann, 2016. "Can Government Demand Stimulate Private Investment? Evidence from U.S. Federal Procurement," IMF Working Papers 2016/060, International Monetary Fund.
  15. Shafik Hebous & Niels Johannesen, 2015. "At Your Service! The Role of Tax Havens in International Trade with Services," CESifo Working Paper Series 5414, CESifo.
  16. Hebous, Shafik & Weichenrieder, Alfons J., 2015. "Towards a fiscal union? On the acceptability of a fiscal transfer system in the eurozone," SAFE White Paper Series 28, Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE.
  17. Hebous, Shafik & Weichenrieder, Alfons J., 2015. "On deficits and symmetries in a fiscal capacity," SAFE Working Paper Series 112, Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE.
  18. Hebous, Shafik & Zimmermann, Tom, 2015. "Revisiting the narrative approach of estimating tax multipliers," SAFE Working Paper Series 93, Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE.
  19. Shafik Hebous & Martin Ruf, 2015. "Evaluating the Effects of ACE Systems on Multinational Debt Financing and Investment," CESifo Working Paper Series 5360, CESifo.
  20. Shafik Hebous & Tom Zimmermann, 2014. "Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Tax Multipliers," CESifo Working Paper Series 5040, CESifo.
  21. Hebous, Shafik & Zimmermann, Tom, 2014. "Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Fiscal Multipliers," VfS Annual Conference 2014 (Hamburg): Evidence-based Economic Policy 100408, Verein für Socialpolitik / German Economic Association.
  22. Hebous, Shafik & Weichenrieder, Alfons J., 2014. "What do we know about the tax planning of German-based multinational firms?," SAFE White Paper Series 22, Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE.
  23. Shafik Hebous & Tom Zimmermann, 2013. "Cross-Border Effects of Fiscal Consolidations: Estimates Based on Narrative Records," CESifo Working Paper Series 4311, CESifo.
  24. Shafik Hebous & Tom Zimmermann, 2012. "Estimating the Effects of Coordinated Fiscal Actions in the Euro Area," CESifo Working Paper Series 3912, CESifo.
  25. Shafik Hebous & Vilen Lipatov, 2012. "A Journey from a Corruption Port to a Tax Haven," Working Papers 1204, Oxford University Centre for Business Taxation.
  26. Shafik Hebous, 2011. "Money at the Docks of Tax Havens: A Guide," CESifo Working Paper Series 3587, CESifo.
  27. Shafik Hebous & Vilen Lipatov, 2011. "A Journey from a Corruption Port to a Tax Haven," CESifo Working Paper Series 3620, CESifo.
  28. Shafik Hebous & Martin Ruf & Alfons J. Weichenrieder & Alfons Weichenrieder, 2010. "The Effects of Taxation on the Location Decision of Multinational Firms: M&A vs. Greenfield Investments," CESifo Working Paper Series 3076, CESifo.
  29. Hebous, Shafik, 2009. "The Effects of Discretionary Fiscal Policy on Macroeconomic Aggregates: A Reappraisal," MPRA Paper 23300, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised Jun 2010.
  30. Shafik Hebous & Alfons J. Weichenrieder & Alfons Weichenrieder, 2009. "Debt Financing and Sharp Currency Depreciations: Wholly vs. Partially Owned Multinational Affiliates," CESifo Working Paper Series 2892, CESifo.


  1. Shafik Hebous & Alexander Klemm & Saila Stausholm, 2020. "Revenue Implications of Destination-Based Cash-Flow Taxation," IMF Economic Review, Palgrave Macmillan;International Monetary Fund, vol. 68(4), pages 848-874, December.
  2. Shafik Hebous & Alexander Klemm, 2020. "A destination-based allowance for corporate equity," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 27(3), pages 753-777, June.
  3. Shafik Hebous & Tom Zimmermann, 2018. "Revisiting the Narrative Approach of Estimating Tax Multipliers," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 120(2), pages 428-439, April.
  4. De Mooij, Ruud & Hebous, Shafik, 2018. "Curbing corporate debt bias: Do limitations to interest deductibility work?," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 96(C), pages 368-378.
  5. Mooij Ruud De & Hebous Shafik & Hrdinkova Milena, 2018. "Growth-Enhancing Corporate Tax Reform in Belgium," Nordic Tax Journal, Sciendo, vol. 2018(1), pages 1-17, January.
  6. Hebous, Shafik & Ruf, Martin, 2017. "Evaluating the effects of ACE systems on multinational debt financing and investment," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 156(C), pages 131-149.
  7. Shafik Hebous & Alfons Weichenrieder, 2016. "Toward a Mutualization of European Unemployment Insurance? On Limiting the Downsides of a Fiscal Transfer System for the Eurozone," CESifo Economic Studies, CESifo, vol. 62(2), pages 376-395.
  8. Shafik Hebous & Alfons J. Weichenrieder & Alfons Weichenrieder, 2015. "What Do We Know about the Tax Planning of German-based Multinational Firms?," ifo DICE Report, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 12(04), pages 15-21, January.
  9. Shafik Hebous, 2014. "Money at the Docks of Tax Havens: A Guide," FinanzArchiv: Public Finance Analysis, Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen, vol. 70(3), pages 458-485, September.
  10. Hebous, Shafik & Lipatov, Vilen, 2014. "A journey from a corruption port to a tax haven," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 42(3), pages 739-754.
  11. Hebous, Shafik & Zimmermann, Tom, 2013. "Estimating the effects of coordinated fiscal actions in the euro area," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 110-121.
  12. Hebous, Shafik & Ruf, Martin & Weichenrieder, Alfons J., 2011. "The Effects of Taxation on the Location Decision of Multinational Firms: M&a Versus Greenfield Investments," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association;National Tax Journal, vol. 64(3), pages 817-838, September.
  13. Shafik Hebous, 2011. "The Effects Of Discretionary Fiscal Policy On Macroeconomic Aggregates: A Reappraisal," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 25(4), pages 674-707, September.
  14. Fuest, Clemens & Hebous, Shafik & Riedel, Nadine, 2011. "International debt shifting and multinational firms in developing economies," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 113(2), pages 135-138.
  15. Shafik Hebous & Alfons Weichenrieder, 2010. "Debt financing and sharp currency depreciations: wholly versus partially-owned multinational affiliates," Review of World Economics (Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv), Springer;Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), vol. 146(2), pages 281-302, June.

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  1. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (9) 2012-10-13 2014-12-08 2015-09-11 2015-09-11 2018-12-24 2019-02-04 2020-08-17 2020-09-14 2021-01-25. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (8) 2014-12-08 2017-11-05 2019-02-04 2020-07-27 2020-08-17 2020-09-14 2020-10-12 2021-01-25. Author is listed
  3. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (5) 2010-06-26 2015-02-22 2015-04-02 2015-09-11 2019-03-18. Author is listed
  4. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (4) 2015-04-02 2018-12-24 2019-02-04 2020-09-14
  5. NEP-INT: International Trade (2) 2020-10-12 2021-01-25
  6. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (2) 2012-10-13 2020-09-14
  7. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2015-09-11
  8. NEP-EEC: European Economics (1) 2015-09-11
  9. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2019-03-18
  10. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2015-09-11
  11. NEP-ISF: Islamic Finance (1) 2020-10-12
  12. NEP-RMG: Risk Management (1) 2017-11-05


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