The private sector, despite the overwhelming evidence that investment yields significant long-term benefits, rarely devotes capital to infrastructure.
Economy & Budget
The Audit the Fed debate is really about informed Congressional oversight.
The world badly needs decisive, transformative actions that will stimulate economic growth and job creation.
I constantly hear from hometown bankers that their examiners are recommending actions suited for banks many times their size.
Fiscal irresponsibility in this area undermines a key balance for achieving true national security.
The current bankruptcy system for insolvent companies is largely a relic of the New Deal-era of central planning.
Latin America is one of the very few regions in the world to see the gap between rich and poor narrow over the past decade.
It’s not just a question of throwing more dollars at highway construction.
The EITC is a program for the working poor and near-poor.
The U.S. middle market would be the world’s fifth-biggest economy if it stood alone, bigger than the entire economy of Germany.