Lily Zechner

Research Assistant, University of Graz

Lily Zechner is a research and teaching assistant at the Department of Tax and Fiscal Law, University of Graz, where she obtained her law degree in 2016. As a Ph.D. student, she has been doing research, inter alia, on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology from a tax law perspective. Zechner received a research grant for her masters’ thesis on legal requirements for businesses and consumers in the sharing economy (focusing on Airbnb and Uber). During her law studies, she worked as a research assistant at the Department of Austrian and International Private Law and a renowned law firm. She interned at the Austrian Embassy in Budapest and at the Washington, D.C. Office of the Austrian Chamber of Commerce for several months each.

RESEARCH FIELDS

Tax, Fiscal Law

KEYWORDS

Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Sharing Economy

AFFILIATIONS

University of Graz