Recent Research & Commentary

Climate Change Reconsidered

Zonia M. Pino
June 30, 2009

Research & Commentary: Taxing the Rich Will Bankrupt Your State

June 17, 2009

Lawmakers in at least eight states are considering raising income tax rates on a small percentage of top income-earners in order to shore up their state budgets.

Taxing The Rich Will Bankrupt Your State

June 2, 2009

Lawmakers in at least eight states are considering raising income tax rates on a small percentage of top income-earners in order to shore up their state budgets.

“Sin Taxes” Are Flawed Tax Policy

April 15, 2009

More than 20 states are considering “sin taxes”—such as excise taxes on tobacco, beer, and spirits—in order to shore up their budget deficits.