Archive for the ‘Tax Policy’ Category

My Last Word on Dean B and Corporate Taxes

August 27th, 2014

I’m sure Mr. Burns and other evil forces would love to see Dean Baker and me keep arguing about whether the corporate tax should stay (my view) or go (Burns Dean’s view) but given that there are truly misguided people out there who need economic enlightenment, this is my last missive, and a cursory one… Read more

Et tu, Burger King?

August 25th, 2014

An American company that wears a crown and makes French fries wants to put its tax mailbox in Canada. Welcome to the global economy. Over at PostEverything. Actually, this particular inversion carries an important lesson: the countries that understand the above–the pressures that globalization puts on domestic economies–and take steps to dampen the harm and amplify… Read more