Institute of Public Finance, in cooperation with Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Zagreb, organized the annual conference Public Sector Economics 2019 – Wealth and property taxation: where do we stand? dedicated to wealth and property taxation. The conference was opened by Assistant Minister of Finance and Director General of the Tax Administration Božidar Kutleša. Numerous foreign and domestic scientists and experts participated, and lectures were held by world renowned experts Enid Slack from the University of Toronto and Sarah Perret from OECD.
By organizing this Conference, Institute of Public Finance wanted to initiate and encourage discussions among scientists, public sector experts and general public about potentials and limitations of the wealth and property taxes and their role in the modern economy. Selected papers from the conference will be published in the journal Public Sector Economics.