Monthly Archives:: May 2012

Daily Telegraph – The Cost of Tax Havens

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Britain’s influential Daily Telegraph newspaper is carrying the following letter in today’s edition:Cost of tax havens SIR – A recent Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development report on implementation of its anti-bribery convention was…

Links May 31

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Help Matt Taibbi Stand Up for Wall Street Reform Rolling Stone Taibblog May 30 – Recently in Rolling Stone, Matt Taibbi detailed how Wall Street lobbyists, with a big assist from congress and the White House, are rolling back the Dodd-Frank financial …

Links May 30

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Tax reform needed in Argentina Voces en el Fénix (In Spanish)Jorge Gaggero writes the editorial in the latest edition of Voices in the Phoenix. Tax evasion, money laundering and tax havens Voces en el Fénix (In Spanish)Insightful piece on connection…

Krugman: Laffer curve is ‘junk economics’

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From Paul Krugman on the Laffer Curve:it’s junk economics (pdf). See the data in the linked piece.His link connects to a study, which we’ve blogged before, called “High Rate” Income Tax States Are Outperforming No-Tax States: Don’t Be Fooled by…