Back in 2014, I shared some data from the Tax Foundation that measured the degree to which various developed nations punished high-income earners.
This measure of relative “progressivity” focused on personal income taxes. 1,114 more words
5 months ago
Statists occasionally get very angry about some of my views.
My support for “tax havens” periodically seems to touch a raw nerve, for instance, though I guess I shouldn’t be too surprised since some people are so crazy that they have… 1,410 more words
10 months, 4 weeks ago
I’m still in China, as part of a week-long teaching assignment about markets, entrepreneurship, economics, and fiscal policy at Northeastern University in Shenyang.
One point that I’ve tried to get across to the students is that China should not copy the United States. 1,471 more words
11 months, 3 weeks ago