Hoover Daily Report
Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

A Competitive Flat Tax May Spread to Lithuania

by Alvin Rabushkavia russianeconomy.org
Thursday, March 24, 2005

On March 24, 2005, United Press International reported that Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Brazaukas stated his government's intention to phase in a flat-rate income tax of 24% by 2008.

Elections in Iraq
Analysis and Commentary

The Dilemma of Reforming a Post-Saddam Iraq

by Russell A. Berman, Stephen Haber, Barry R. Weingastvia World Trade
Monday, March 24, 2003

To understand how Western political and economic systems might be transplanted into a post-Saddam Iraq, we need to understand what is "Western" about our culture, politics, and economics.