Alan Viard (American Enterprise Institute) presents Fundamental Tax Reform: A Comparison of Three Options at Duke today as part of its Tax Policy Workshop Series hosted by Lawrence Zelenak: Three prominent tax reform options can significantly reduce the tax penalty on saving and investment while maintaining a progressive federal tax...
Alan Viard (American Enterprise Institute) presents Fundamental Tax Reform: A Comparison of Three Options at Georgetown today as part of its Tax Law and Public Finance Workshop Series hosted by John Brooks and Itai Grinberg: Three prominent tax reform options can significantly reduce the tax penalty on saving and investment...
The House Ways & Means Committee holds a hearing today on Reaching America’s Potential: Delivering Growth and Opportunity for All Americans: Doug Holtz-Eakin (American ACtion Forum) Kevin Hassett (American Enterprise Institute) Stephen Moore (Heritage Foundation) Jared Bernstein (Center on Budget and Policy Priorities)
Last week the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) released an analysis of abortion as an election issue. The analysis and the corresponding Forbes editorial, authored by AEI senior fellow Karlyn Bowman, attempts to argue that abortion is a relatively unimportant issue. Show More Summary
Legal cannabis is now growing faster than any other industry in the U.S. The enterprise deemed the "next great American industry" by the ArcView Group, a California-based investment and research firm, has grown from $1.5 billion in 2013 to $2.7 billion in 2014, the Huffington Post reported. Show More Summary
This article first appeared on the American Enterprise Institute site. Seldom has a conventional wisdom been so corrosive to U.S. national security or the effectiveness of U.S. policy as the assumption that factions within the Iranian...Show More Summary
This article first appeared on the American Enterprise Institute site. The Wall Street Journal reports that Iranian hardliners have disqualified two-thirds of candidates seeking to run in next month’s parliamentary elections, including more than 99 percent of reformists. This should not surprise. Show More Summary
This article first appeared on the American Enterprise Institute site. The Daily Beast reports that the Obama Pentagon is considering retroactively demoting retired General David Petraeus: The decision now rests with Secretary of Defense...Show More Summary
Former senators Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.) and Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) have jointly worked under the aegis of the American Enterprise Institute on the American Internationalism Project, an impressive bipartisan undertaking to study and promote U.S. leadership. In an essay derived from the the project’s final report, they write in the Catalyst, a new quarterly online journal put out […]
The Institute for the Study of War (ISW) and the Critical Threats Project (CTP) at the American Enterprise Institute conducted an intensive multi-week exercise to frame, design, and evaluate potential courses of action that the United...Show More Summary
Jopwell, the Y-Combinator-backed diversity and hiring recruiting platform dedicated to helping blacks, Hispanics and Native Americans get jobs in tech, has raised a $3.25 million seed round from Magic Johnson Enterprises, Andreessen Horowitz, Kapor Capital, Omidyar Network, Valar Ventures and others to scale its operations and product capabilities. Show More Summary
This article first appeared on the American Enterprise Institute site. It is far from clear whether the recent plunge in international commodity prices in general, and in oil prices in particular, will provide a boost to the U.S. economic recovery. While those price declines would certainly provide the equivalent of a sizable tax cut for U.S. Show More Summary
This article first appeared on the American Enterprise Institute site. With only two debates and less than 20 days before the Iowa caucuses, the GOP candidates descended on North Charleston, S.C., Thursday evening for a presidential debate hosted and live-streamed by Fox Business Network. Show More Summary
The new system is a huge step forward for the American weather enterprise.
The Institute for the Study of War and the Critical Threats Project for the American Enterprise Institute held a planning exercise (PLANEX) in late 2015 and early 2016 to look at the threats facing the West from Salafi-jihadi groups,...Show More Summary
Joseph Antos, Andrew Biggs, Alex Brill & Alan Viard (American Enterprise Institute), Tax and Spending Reform for Fiscal Stability and Economic Growth Bret Bogenschneider (Vienna), Foucault and Tax Jurisprudence: On the Creation of a 'Delinquent' Class of Taxpayer, 8 Wash. U. Jur. Rev. 59 (2015) Bret Bogenschneider (Vienna), Guide to...
On Monday, an economist at the right-leaning American Enterprise Institute had something snarky to say about a new government report on the gap between men's and women's earnings. Economist Mark Perry wrote that the median Asian-American woman earns only about 3 percent less than the median American man, according to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data. […]
Over the past several years, I’ve witnessed the decline of courageous leadership in American enterprise. Rather than welcome change in order to evolve, leaders are playing it safe. Where are the leaders with the strategic focus and wisdom...Show More Summary
In its Lie of the Year post fact-check website Politifact.com puts the Trump campaign in perspective. Norman Ornstein, a scholar at the conservative American Enterprise Institute, sees a couple of forces that have been at play for years when it comes to Trump: the desensitization to inflammatory rhetoric, the assault on science and expertise, and [...]Show More Summary
The US oil company Enterprise Products Partners announced on Wednesday it would make its first export of some 600,000 barrels of American crude oil in January, following Congress’ lifting the decades-old ban on crude oil exports.