Showing posts with the label Taxes

Don't Believe the Economic Pessimists - Barokong

Source: Wall Street Journal No matter who wins Tuesday’s presidential election, now ought to be the time that policy ma…

The Tax-and-Spend Health-Care Solution - Barokong

A Wall Street Journal Oped, From July 29 2018. Now that 30 days have passed, I can post the whole thing. The Tax-and-Sp…

Testimony 2 - Barokong

On the way back from Washington, I passed the time reformatting my little essay for the Budget committee to html for bl…

Blueprint for America - Barokong

Some of the inspiration for this project came from the remarkable 1980 memo (here) to President-elect Ronald Reagan fro…

Summers on growth and stimulus - Barokong

Larry Summers has an important, and 95% excellent, Financial Times column. Larry is especially worth listening to. I ca…

Testimony - Barokong

I was invited to testify at a hearing of the House budget committee on Sept 14. It's nothing novel or revolutionary…

EconTalk - Barokong

As in other recent projects (growth essay,testimony) I'm trying to synthesize, and also to find policies and ways t…

Trump Taxes - Barokong

As I see it, important points about the Trump tax affair are not yet reflected in media coverage. 1) This affair reflec…