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Larry Summers and Paul Krugman Debate Stimulus

February 15th, 2021

Princeton University’s Bendheim Center for Finance hosted a discussion today with Larry and Paul Krugman on President Biden’s stimulus package.

 

Shrinking the Tax Gap: A Comprehensive Approach

December 4th, 2020

In Tax Notes, former IRS Commissioner Charles Rossotti, Natasha Sarin and and I outline how the Biden Adminstration can collect more than $1 trillion in a highly progressive way: Making people pay the taxes that they already owe.

Fiscal policy advice for Joe Biden and Congress

December 4th, 2020

At an event sponsored by Brookings and PIEE, Jason Furman and I presented a paper, A Reconsideration of Fiscal Policy in the Era of Low Interest Rates, arguing that persistently low interest rates require a rethinking of the framework for fiscal policy.