Doctorate Seminar

Doctoral Seminar Series in Inter­na­tional and Euro­pean Tax Law

A Joint Initia­tive of WU (Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness), the Univer­si­ties of Leiden (Nether­lands), Stock­holm (Sweden) and Uppsala (Sweden)

Doctoral candi­dates are invited to parti­ci­pate in a series of semi­nars jointly orga­nized by the Insti­tute for Austrian and Inter­na­tional Tax Law , WU (Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness) the Tax Law Depart­ment, Faculty of Law of the Univer­sity of Leiden, the law facul­ties at Stock­holm Univer­sity and Uppsala Univer­sity.

Within a period of two years each Insti­tu­tion orga­nizes a doctoral seminar focu­sing on Inter­na­tional Tax Law, EU Tax Law, Transfer Pricing or Compa­ra­tive Tax Law. Doctoral candi­dates who are engaged in rese­arch and writing a doctoral thesis (disser­ta­tion) in the field of tax law are invited to attend this series of semi­nars. All semi­nars are offered free of charge; parti­ci­pants will only have to pay for their own travel, accom­mo­da­tion and meals.

The next Docto­rate Seminar on Euro­pean Tax Law, orga­nized by the Insti­tute for Austrian and Inter­na­tional Tax Law, WU (Vienna Univer­sity of Econo­mics and Busi­ness), will take place from February 15-18, 2019. Around thirty parti­ci­pants from all over Europe will discuss case studies on tax treaty law. Addi­tio­nally, a poster session will be orga­nized so that the doctoral students can exch­ange ideas on their rese­arch projects.



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The event in Vienna will be followed by a Seminar on Inter­na­tional Tax Law held in Leiden in autumn 2019. Stock­holm Univer­sity will take care of a Seminar on Transfer Pricing and Uppsala Univer­sity on Compa­ra­tive Tax Law, both to be held back to back in summer 2020.