Five Policies to Beat Populism

I am a big fan of the political economist Mark Blythe.  He recently gave a talk at my alma mater the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on, basically, how we got into this mess.  The mess being Trump, Brexit, and the rise of populism around the world.  You can watch the video here.  The whole talk is […]

“Everyone Pays Their Taxes”

The House Republican’s have recently released their version of tax reform – “The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.”  It is mostly what you would expect – massive tax cuts for the rich and nothing much for everyone else.  Coincidentally, the New York Times this week released multiple stories on the “Paradise Papers.” The paradise papers […]