Warren doesn’t just frighten billionaires – she scares the whole establishment | Robert Reich

No wonder the wealth tax turns the Gray Lady white as a sheet: it will help the needy and its author is a good bet for presidentOn Thursday, the New York Times reported on a study showing that Elizabeth Warren’s proposed wealth tax (and presumably Bern…

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Warren doesn’t just frighten billionaires – she scares the whole establishment | Robert Reich

No wonder the wealth tax turns the Gray Lady white as a sheet: it will help the needy and its author is a good bet for presidentOn Thursday, the New York Times reported on a study showing that Elizabeth Warren’s proposed wealth tax (and presumably Bern…

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Monopolies cost Americans $300 a month. We’re no longer the land of free markets | Thomas Philippon

In a reversal from a few decades ago, American consumers are facing oligopolies while Europeans benefit from competitionWhen I landed in Boston in 1999, the United States was the land of free markets. Many goods and services were cheaper here than in E…

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The 2020 US election hinges on the economy – it’s time to start talking about it

Be it donald Trump or Elizabeth Warren, America urgently needs to start talking about candidates’ sharply diverging economic policiesA year from now, the US will elect its next president. The stakes are high and the outcome will reverberate across the …

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