Caroline Heber is a Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance as well as a Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law at Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). She lectures on European Union law and tax law both at University Munich (LMU) and at WU Vienna. Previously, Caroline was a Fellow at the Ross Parsons Centre at Sydney Law School and the University of Graz. She holds both a master degree from Sydney Law School and a PhD from the University of Graz, Austria. Her doctoral thesis on special issues within the European VAT system was honored with several prizes, both on a domestic and international level.
Caroline’s expertise lies at the intersection of European Union law, international law and tax law and has been the subject of her numerous publications, such as book chapters, articles and a monograph. Her research work on the EU financial transaction tax led to three major articles in peer-reviewed journals. One was awarded the IBFD Derivatives and Financial Instruments Award in 2014.