Armin von Schiller
Armin von Schiller is research fellow at the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE). His research is focused on taxation, tax morale and fiscal decentralization in developing countries with a special emphasis on how political factors shape the use of different tax instruments and the willingness of citizens to pay taxes. His work has been published for instance in the Journal of Development Studies and Political Behavior.
Before joining DIE he worked at the German Institute for Human Rights and the GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) in Colombia. He has done consulting work for GIZ, the European Commission and UNU- WIDER among other organisatios. Armin holds a M.A in “Public Administration and Conflict Management” from the University of Konstanz and is PhD Candidate at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.
Institution / Affiliation : German Development Institute (DIE)