About

arthasarathi Shome

 

 

Parthasarathi Shome is Senior Visiting Fellow, International Inequalities Institute, London School of Economics and Chairman, International Tax Research and Analysis Foundation (ITRAF), India. Previously he has served as a adviser (minister of state rank) to the Union Finance Minister, India; Chief Economist, UK Revenue and Customs, Chief of Tax Policy, IMF; and Professor, American University, Washington DC. He has provided technical assistance in the taxation field to more than thirty countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. He received the highest civilian honour of the Brazilian Government, Commander of the Order of the Southern Cross, and the Jeanne S. Mattersdorf Award of the National Tax Association of America as “an outstanding student in the field of taxation and public finance” for his Ph.D. thesis on the incidence of the corporation income. He was among the 2012, 2013 and 2015 Global Tax 50 of the International Tax Review, for the top 50 “individuals and organisations that made a substantial impact on tax practice and administration in the past 12 months”. His books have been published by various Publishers and his research articles in many international peer reviewed journals. Read more…

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