Richard M. Bird
Richard Bird is Professor Emeritus at Rotman; Senior Fellow of the Institute for Municipal Governance and Finance, Munk School of Global Affairs; Distinguished Visiting Professor, Andrew Young School of Public Policy in Atlanta; and Adjunct Professor, Australian School of Taxation and Business Law in Sydney. He has lectured and published extensively on tax and public finance issues in many countries. He currently chairs the Advisory Group of the International Centre for Tax and Development at the Institute for Development Studies (UK).
|2001-2004 ||Visiting Professor of Law; Harvard University
|1999- ||Distinguished Visiting Professor; Andrew Young School of Public Policy, Georgia State University
|2003- ||Adjunct Fellow; International Tax and Investment Center
|2003- ||Fellow; C.D.Howe Institute
Selected Publications - Books and Chapters
- The VAT in Developing and Transitional Countries; RM Bird and PP Gendron; Cambridge University Press; 2007; Pages: 300 pp
- Fiscal Fragmentation; RM Bird and RD Ebel; Elgar; 2006; Pages: 400 pp.
- Fiscal Reform in Colombia; RM Bird, J Poterba, J Slemrod; MIT Press; 2005; Pages: 300 pp.
- International Handbook on Land and Property Taxes; Bird, R., Slack, E., eds.; Edward Elgar; 2004; Pages: 400 pp.
- Who Decides?; Bird,R., ed.; C.D. Howe Institute; 2004; Pages: 120 pp.
Honors and Awards
|1978 ||Fellow; Royal Society of Canada
|1997 ||Douglas Sherbaniuk Award; Canadian Tax Foundation
|2006 ||Daniel M. Holland Award; National Tax Association
Research and Teaching Interests
Current research interests include tax policy, tax administration, local finance and intergovernmental fiscal relations particularly in developing countries.
Login to my account