There is not much, if any, convincing empirical evidence that supports the claim that reducing buybacks would spur more capital expenditure or wage increases.
Mess with the market at your peril.
The so-called Inflation Reduction Act could very well turn out to be the Investment Reduction Act.
Managers of public pension funds who have succumbed to ESG would do well to drop the political agenda that comes with it.
Prices will likely be on their way back up relatively soon.
When presented with forecasts of a crypto winter and eventual return, practical people should be skeptical.