Economy

Will High Taxes Force the Rich to Leave America?

The wealthy are moving money to tax havens outside U.S. borders.

Trump’s Tax Plan Leaves the Swamp Untouched

His ideas don’t add up to real reform.

Taxes on Unhealthy Food Are Ineffective and Hurt the Poor

They come at the expense of the most vulnerable segments of society.

Resuscitating Health-Care Reform With a Shell Game

A crazy idea that just might work.

TAC and R Street Talk Energy on the Hill Tomorrow

Join us for a discussion on energy and climate policy.

American Lethargy

We are slowing down, resisting change, and losing our restlessness.

Rasmussen’s Refrain: Let Uncle Sam Do It

A cheerleader for the U.S. as global policeman severely overestimates how much anyone—Americans or otherwise—agrees with his idea.

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Coal Cronyism

Wall Street writes a policy; Trump sells it to Appalachia as an elixir.

Sperm Killers and Rising Male Infertility

Why the government is ignoring an epidemic

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Ryancare: Winning by Losing?

While the Republicans have sustained a defeat, this is not the end of the world.

An Economic Primer for Stagnant Times

Can economist David M. Smick’s 14-point plan for Main Street capitalism turn the economy around?