U.S. stock markets began rising almost immediately after Donald Trump was elected, and have now produced more record highs than at any time in the last 20 years.
It is a big mistake for the Trump administration to be proposing unfunded tax cuts.
On October 24, 2017, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, the former Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth and current Ingeborg and Ira Rennert Global Distinguished Professor at New York University, will receive the Irving Kristol Award, the American Enterprise Institute’s (AEI’s) highest honor.
Cutting corporate taxes would increase investment, productivity, wages and economic growth over the long term, and has a recent history of bipartisan support.
Republicans’ focus was on “paying for” a tax cut rather than helping Americans save for retirement.
The United States has 276 active Foreign Trade Zones (FTZs) strategically located in high-traffic areas. In less-developed countries, zones frequently devolve into cowboy-capitalist criminal and terrorist havens. FTZs need more oversight.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law in the province of Mindanao in May in response to increasing Islamist militant activity. Duterte recently stated that martial law will remain “until the last terrorist is taken out. Such statements have led many to wonder, when will full democracy be restored in the Philippines?
Following the recently publicized ambush attack in Niger, Zimmerman examines the presence of terrorism in Africa.
The renewed debate about Puerto Rican statehood distracts from the immediate task at hand: a far-reaching economic reconstruction program.
Recent polls provide different pictures of public attitudes toward regulation, but a similar picture of deep partisan differences on the issue.