The BAK Taxation Index is computed by BAK Economics AG in collaboration with the renowned institute for research at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim, as well as the University of Mannheim and the European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder).


BAK Economics AG 

Martin Eichler

Chief Economist and a member of the Executive Board at BAK Economics AG

Mark Emmenegger

Project Leader at BAK Economics


ZEW / University of Mannheim / European University Viadrina Frankfurt

Prof. Dr. Jost Heckemeyer

Professor at the Institute of BWL, Christian-Albrechts-Universit├Ąt in Kiel

Prof. Dr. Christina Elschner

Professor of finance and taxation at the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder)

Daniela Steinbrenner

Research Assistant, ZEW

Maximilian Todtenhaupt

Research Assistant, ZEW