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BBC Business Daily – interview with Arthur Laffer

In other news, Art Laffer has become a parody of himself. Deliberately misrepresenting the flat tax. Making it sound like 12% is a tax cut for most Americans, when in fact the effective tax rate for everyone making under $100k … Continue reading

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Hebbian History

memeengine replied to your post: Or can the influence of any ancestor ever fade down to zero? (Or, well… to arbitrarily small size?) An AR[1] process can go arbitrarily ↓0 as time↑∞. But in real life the sins of the fathers … Continue reading

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http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1 Africans drink 7 litres of commercial beer per year. Chinese drink 35 litres of commercial beer per year. Americans drink 70+ litres of commercial beer per year. (minute 7) From my own little corner of the Earth, it looks … Continue reading

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Thanks to Ed Leamer, a saint and anti-mystic at once. (Source: http://www.springer.com/cda/content/document/cda_downloaddocument/9783540463887-c2.pdf)

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his source: http://cep.lse.ac.uk/events/lectures/layard/RL030303.pdf my source: http://www.springer.com/cda/content/document/cda_downloaddocument/9783540463887-c2.pdf (Source: http://cep.lse.ac.uk/events/lectures/layard/RL030303.pdf)

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