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Eric Zolt

BS in Econ (Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania), MBA and JD (University of Chicago). Eric Zolt is the Michael H. Schill Professor at the UCLA School of Law. He specializes in individual and corporate tax law. His recent scholarship has focused on taxation in developing countries. Professor Zolt has served as a consultant on tax policy matters to the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, and the US Treasury Department. Before coming to UCLA, he was a partner in the Chicago law firm of Kirkland & Ellis. He founded and served as the first director of the US Treasury’s Tax Advisory Program in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union. Professor Zolt also served as the director of the International Tax Program at Harvard Law School. He is a co-founder and member of the Executive Committee of the African Tax Institute, a training and research institute for government tax officials in Africa.

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