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Hoover Digest by topic: Taxes

August 13, 2012

Free-Market Medicine

A simple treatment for soaring costs and infectious bureaucracy. By John F. Cogan, R. Glenn Hubbard, and Daniel P. Kessler.

August 13, 2012

Healthy Schools, Healthy Economy

Want to boost growth and reduce inequality? Focus on education. By George P. Shultz and Eric A. Hanushek.

August 13, 2012

The Roberts Tango

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Where the chief justice tripped himself up in the health care decision. By Richard A. Epstein.

August 13, 2012

A Strong Case for Freedom

This clash of candidates is not about policies but about visions—and conservatives see more clearly. By Bruce S. Thornton.

August 9, 2012

Pumped-up Rhetoric

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Politicians on both sides get way too much mileage out of rising gas prices. By Richard A. Epstein.

April 6, 2012

Europe's Only Choice

No longer able to devalue its way to competitiveness, Europe can save itself in just one way: reforming its welfare states. By Michael J. Boskin.

April 6, 2012

Tragedy of the Commons, in Two Acts

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A classic parable of shared resources explains the woes besetting both the euro and U.S. debt. By Gary D. Libecap.

April 6, 2012

Dead Hand of the Living Wage

Mandating a minimum income would only distort costs and gum up the labor market. By Richard A. Epstein.

April 6, 2012

Getting Back on Track

A return to first principles: economic freedom leads to economic success. By John B. Taylor.

April 6, 2012

A Lesson for Europe

America’s founders paid off the states’ debts once—but only once. That wise example could benefit Europe today. By Thomas J. Sargent.