Post Profile

Chicago’s land tax and how the city survives being such a fiscal mess

Chicago ranked #1 city in the world to live in for second year in a row — Austan Goolsbee (@Austan_Goolsbee) January 31, 2018 But wait, isn’t Chicago a fiscal mess? How about the state of Illinois?  It remains the case that living in Chicago is still remarkably affordable, and many of the neighborhoods have […] The post Chicago’s land tax and how the city survives being such a fiscal mess appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
read more


Related Posts

Katie Pavlich: Obama Nominates Another Professor to Shape Economic Policy

US Politics / Conservative : Blog

President Obama has replaced Chief White House Economist and University of Chicago Research Professor Austan Goolsbee with Princeton Professor Alan Krueger. Austan Goolsbee bio: Austan Goolsbee is the chief...

'For Chicago to get what it wants, Illinois must get what it needs'

Politics : Business Insider: Politix

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner on Wednesday told the Chicago City Council that the state's "terrible financial crisis" means there is no money to bail out the city from its own fiscal mess. The Republican governo...

Austan Goolsbee on why the euro zone won’t survive

Business & Finance : Ezra Klein

Austan Goolsbee is the former director of President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers and an economics professors at Chicago University’s Booth School of Business. On Monday, he published an op-ed on the crisis in Europe that mad...

Where Americans pay the most in state income taxes, ranked from worst to best

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock

Taxes are due by April 17 this year. Most Americans should file a state income tax return in addition to a federal income tax return. State income tax rates range from 0% to 13.3%, depending on what state you live in and your income...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC