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Revisiting Arpit Gupta on Taxes

In light of the ongoing debate over the top marginal tax rate and various related issues, I thought I’d direct you to a few guests posts by Arpit Gupta, including:

(1) “Saez and Diamond on Taxes,” a look at the arguments advanced by Emmanuel Saez and Peter Diamond concerning the “optimal” marginal tax rate;

(2) “Labor Supply and Taxes,” a summary of recent research on the impact of marginal taxes on the intensive and extensive margin;

and (3) “Cut Taxes for the Long-Run Unemployed,” which I take to be self-explanatory.

Reihan Salam is president of the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor of National Review.

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