How Not to Refute a Tax Study You Don't Like
November 26, 2012
Tax Notes, Vol. 137, No. 9, 2012
A paper on the impact of tax rates on economic growth from the Congressional Research Service was recently withdrawn under pressure from Republicans on Capitol Hill. The resulting furor led the paper to receive far more attention than would have been the case had Republicans simply ignored it. This article details the origins and development of this event.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 5
Keywords: Congressional Research Service, Thomas Hungerford
JEL Classification: H10, K35
Date posted: November 26, 2012