A Harvard economics professor looks at the contention that the 400 richest households in the U.S. pay lower taxes than everyone else.
For the Left, abiding by the law is no defense for the crime of being too wealthy.
On Biden’s new infrastructure proposal.
Setting aside the philosophical debate, is it worth the hassle?
On the menu today: NASDAQ’s mission creep, COVID and cars, Washington State’s (proposed) wealth tax, France’s wind-power follies, and the Piggly Wiggly short squeeze.
On the menu today: New York State’s retirement fund to divest from fossil-fuel companies (and other miscreants), Bitcoin as strategy, bubble fun with SPACs and food, not seeing the wood ...
These are not the kind of prescriptions that a state desperate for investment and anxious to retain a very significant part of its tax base should be adopting.
Wealth is hard to measure and easy to hide.