Our economy is not structured to produce enough jobs. The way our current system is structured, employers have every incentive to figure out how to eliminate your job or at least cut your pay.
What will it mean to American businesses if -- I should say when -- Chinese imports cost as much as they should cost?
America's huge trade imbalance with China is the result of rulebreaking that has created a bubble that is expanding beyond all safe margins. It could lead to another worldwide economic disaster.
By allowing tax loopholes to exist, Congress forces companies to use them. The word you hear is "encourages" but really, in a competitive environment, loopholes force tax evasion.
Here is a tax trick you hear all the time: we shouldn't tax corporations because they just "pass the taxes along to customers." Go to any of the usual anti-tax, anti-government sites and you'll see them trying to trick people with this.
Conservatives claim that income from corporate dividends is "taxed twice" -- first when the corporation pays its taxes (if it does pay taxes), and the...
A return to Eisenhower-era 90% top tax rates helps fix our economy in several ways: 1) It makes it take longer to end up with a fortune. In fact it ...