Archive for the ‘Tax Policy’ Category

Check it out, OTE’ers: The Reconnection Agenda is upon us!

April 24th, 2015

Read the intro to my new book, The Reconnection Agenda: Reuniting Growth and Prosperity, over at the WaPo PostEverything. Or better yet, download the whole damn book at let me know what you think. You can buy a hard copy–you know, with paper pages, here. [Here’s the cover, which I think is great, by Anthony… Read more

FTT redux

April 23rd, 2015

Good comments/questions on this post from yesterday, so let me briefly revisit the idea of a financial transaction tax: a small, few basis points tax on the buying and selling of securities. –Mike points out that “spoofers” place and cancel buy and sell orders, they don’t execute sales, so an FTT wouldn’t stop them. Sloppy… Read more