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Will reducing the corporate tax rate actually lead to increased wages?

Democrats and others are claiming that the proposed Republican tax package’s reduction in the corporate tax rate is a sham and a ruse to benefit the one percent. 264 more words



According to recent news reports, Kevin Hassett, the State Farm James Q. Wilson Chair in American Politics and Culture at the American Enterprise Institute (no, I didn’t make that up), will soon be named the head of Donald Trump’s Council of Economic Advisers. 488 more words

Kinh Tế Học dành cho Luật Sư

~ Đoan Trang ~

Có lẽ không nhiều người biết rằng giữa Luật Pháp và Kinh Tế có một mối quan hệ gắn kết chặt chẽ. 12,707 more words

Economism—or vulgar economics

In discussing the textbook treatment of the minimum wage, James Kwak provides a perfect example of how contemporary mainstream economics “can be more misleading than it is helpful.” 822 more words

Markets and Brotherly Love

The stock-in-trade of neoclassical economists, like Harvard’s Gregory Mankiw, is that free markets are the most efficient way of allocating scarce resources. Therefore, they spend a great deal of time celebrating free markets, and criticizing any kind of regulation of or intervention into markets. 550 more words