Sebastian Siegloch is a professor of economics at the University of Cologne and member of the DFG Excellence Cluster ECONtribute of the Universities of Cologne and Bonn. Until May 2022, he was a professor at the University of Mannheim and Head of the Research Department "Inequality and Public Policy" at the ZEW-Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research.

His research is on the intersection of Public, Labor and Urban Economics. He is currently studying the effects of local business and property taxes on various labor market outcomes, such as wages, employment and rents. In 2021, he was awarded an ERC starting grant for the project "Housing, Inequality and Public Policies (HIPPO)". Stay tuned for first results.

His work has been published in the American Economic Review, the Journal of the European Economic Association and the Journal of Public Economics among others.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 14830
revised version forthcoming in: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9606
revised version published in: American Economic Review, 2018, 108 (2), 393 - 418
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8554
revised version published as 'The elasticity of taxable income in the presence of deduction possibilities' in: Journal of Public Economics, 2017, 151, 41 - 55
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7958
revised version published in: European Economic Review, 2015, 80, 94-119
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7890
published in: Economics Letters, 2014, 123 (1), 66-69
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7494
revised version published in: Canadian Journal of Economics, 2017, 50 (4), 1161-1189
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7390
substantially revised version available as IZA DP 9606
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7215
revised version published in: International Tax and Public Finance, 2014, 21(5), 845-873
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7190
revised version published as 'Tax Policy and Income Inequality in the United States, 1979–2007' in: Economic Inquiry, 2015, 53 (2), 1061-1085