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The Money Illusion

Tax luxury, not wealth or income

I favor very high marginal tax rates on the super rich, say 70% to 80%. But I am also opposed to all income taxes and all wealth taxes. Why? Let’s start with the conservative argument that ... read more


International Trade Administration: Helping to ...

Steven Presing is the Executive Director for Trade Agreements, Policy and Negotiations at the International Trade Administration (ITA) Here at the ITA, one of our strategic objectives is to ... read more


Hot Pursuit: Competition for EV Battery Metals ...

A global scramble is on to secure supplies of EV battery metals – the cobalt, graphite and lithium – that go into the batteries that make electric vehicles go.   The global market’s growing ... read more