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Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr

Education

  • Ph.D., Economics, European University Institute, 2010
Current Research Topics
  • International Trade Finance
  • Firm Relationship Dynamics in International Trade
  • Senior Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2017 - present
  • Economist

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    2015 - 2017
  • Assistant Professor

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    2013 - 2015
  • Research Fellow

    Centre for Business Taxation, University of Oxford

    2010 - 2013
  • Liu, Li, Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, and Dongxian Guo (2017). "International Transfer Pricing and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from Linked Trade-Tax Statistics in the UK," International Finance Discussion Papers 1214. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Monarch, Ryan, and Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr (2016). "Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade," CESifo Working Paper, no. 5724. CESifo Group Munich.
  • Niepmann, Friederike, and Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr (2017). "No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns," Journal of International Economics, vol. 108, pp. 338-350.
  • Niepmann, Friederike, and Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr (2017). "International Trade, Risk and the Role of Banks," Journal of International Economics, vol. 107, pp. 111-126.
  • Krautheim, Sebastian, and Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr (2016). "Wages and International Tax Competition," Review of International Economics, vol. 24, no. 5, pp. 893–923.
  • Hoefele, Andreas, Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, and Zhihong Yu (2016). "Payment Choice in International Trade: Theory and Evidence from Cross-Country Firm-Level Data," Canadian Journal of Economics, vol. 49, no. 1, pp. 296-319.
  • Schmidt-Eisenlohr, Tim (2013). "Towards a Theory of Trade Finance," Journal of International Economics, vol. 91, no. 1, pp. 96-112.
  • Niepmann, Friederike, and Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr (2013). "Bank Bailouts, International Linkages, and Cooperation," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 270-305.
  • Krautheim, Sebastian, and Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr (2011). "Heterogeneous Firms, 'Profit Shifting' FDI and International Tax Competition," Journal of Public Economics, vol. 95, no. 1-2, pp. 122-133.
  • Schmidt-Eisenlohr, Tim, Clemens Fuest, and John Vella (2011). "The EU Commission's Proposal for a Financial Transaction Tax," British Tax Review 6.
  • conference

    09/14/17

    ETSG, Florence

    Learning and the Value of Trade Relationships

  • conference

    09/08/17

    FREIT SETC, Cagliari

    International Transfer Pricing and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from the linked Tax-Trade Statistics in the UK

  • conference

    05/04/17

    CESifo Area Conference Global Economy, Munich

    International Transfer Pricing and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from the linked Tax-Trade Statistics in the UK

  • conference

    12/21/16

    German Economists Abroad Conference, Berlin

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • conference

    11/21/16

    SEA Meetings, Washington DC

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    11/03/16

    University of Maryland

    Learning and the Value of Trade Relationships

  • conference

    10/14/16

    FREIT EIIT Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

    Learning and the Value of Trade Relationships

  • seminar

    07/29/16

    Inter-American Development Bank

    International Transfer Pricing and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from the linked Tax-Trade Statistics in the UK

  • conference

    05/24/16

    Trade, Integration & Growth Network, Sao Paulo

    Learning and the Value of Trade Relationships

  • conference

    05/13/16

    CESifo Area Conference Global Economy, Munich

    Learning and the Value of Trade Relationships

  • seminar

    04/20/16

    University of Virginia

    Learning and the Value of Trade Relationships

  • seminar

    04/04/16

    University of Michigan, Public Finance Seminar

    International Transfer Pricing and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from the linked Tax-Trade Statistics in the UK

  • conference

    11/04/15

    FRB 2015 International Trade Conference

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    10/08/15

    European Bank of Reconstruction and Development

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    10/06/15

    University of Nottingham

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    10/01/15

    German Development Institute

    International Trade, Risk and the Role of Banks

  • seminar

    10/07/15

    Oxford University

    International Transfer Pricing and Tax Avoidance: Evidence from the linked Tax-Trade Statistics in the UK

  • conference

    08/19/15

    Econometric Society World Congress, Montreal

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • conference

    06/26/15

    SED Annual Meetings, Warsaw

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • seminar

    05/19/15

    Stockholm University

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    05/18/15

    Uppsala University

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    04/15/15

    Universite de Quebec a Montreal

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    04/16/15

    Universite de Montreal

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • seminar

    03/10/15

    World Bank

    Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade

  • conference

    02/21/15

    CESifo Conference on Macro, Money and International Finance

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • conference

    01/05/15

    AEA Annual Meetings, Boston

    International Trade, Risk and the Role of Banks

  • conference

    11/22/14

    Southern Economic Association Meetings

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • conference

    10/17/14

    Midwest International Trade Meetings

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • seminar

    09/25/14

    Inter-American Development Bank

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • conference

    06/14/14

    Workshop on Trade/Labor CREST

    Wages and International Tax Competition

  • seminar

    06/11/14

    London School of Economics

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • seminar

    06/10/14

    University of Cambridge

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • seminar

    06/09/14

    University of Oxford

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • seminar

    05/27/14

    The Graduate Institute Geneva

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • conference

    05/16/14

    CESifo Area Conference on Global Economy

    No Guarantees, No Trade: How Banks Affect Export Patterns

  • conference

    04/04/14

    CEPR Macroeconomics of Global Interdependence

    International Trade, Risk and the Role of Banks

  • conference

    03/21/14

    Empirical Investigations in International Trade

    International Trade, Risk and the Role of Banks

  • conference

    02/14/14

    State Export Credit Guarantees in a Globalized World

    International Trade, Risk and the Role of Banks

  • conference

    01/06/13

    AEA Annual Meetings, San Diego

    Wages and International Tax Competition

Awards
  • 2011

    Austrian Central Bank

    Klaus Liebscher Award

  • 2010

    Research in International Economics and Finance Network

    Best Paper Award

  • 2010

    German Academic Exchange Service

    PhD Scholarship

  • 2006

    University of Kiel

    Erich-Schneider Award

  • 2003

    German Academic Exchange Service

    North America Scholarship

Conference Organization
  • 11/2017 | Federal Reserve Board

    Empirical Investigations in International Trade

    Co-Organizer

  • 09/2012 | Oxford

    2nd Centre for Business Taxation Doctoral Meeting

    Co-Organizer

  • 10/2011 | Oxford

    1st Centre for Business Taxation Doctoral Meeting

    Co-Organizer

Referee
  • Quarterly Journal of Economics
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Review of Economics and Statistics
  • Economic Journal
  • International Economic Review
  • Journal of International Economics
  • Journal of Public Economics
  • Review of Financial Studies
  • American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
  • American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
  • European Economic Review
  • Journal of Economic Behavior and Control
  • Journal of Banking and Finance
  • Canadian Journal of Economics
  • Review of International Economics
  • International Journal of Central Banking
  • Scandinavian Journal of Economics
  • IMF Economic Review
  • Journal of Public Economic Theory
  • Oxford Economic Papers
  • Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics
  • World Economy
  • International Tax and Public Finance
  • Review of the World Economy
  • Economics Bulletin
  • B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy
  • FinanzArchiv
  • Southern Economic Journal
Professional Affiliation
  • Affiliate, CESifo Research Network, 2011 - present
Last update: November 6, 2017