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Capital Gains Tax Rates

The Economic Impact of Raising Taxes on High-Income Households

Jared Bernstein | Posted 06.25.2012 | Business
Jared Bernstein

Although tax increases on high-income individuals might reduce their saving, if the revenue generated is devoted to deficit reduction, the resulting increase in public saving is likely to more than offset any reduction in private saving.

The "Put Up or Shut Up" Policy That Will Spur Rapid, Sustained Economic Growth

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Paul Abrams

According to Republicans, tax-cuts solve all economic problems. According to Democrats , massive government spending in times of economic contraction is a necessary. Let us test both premises.