Scott Jagow of NPR on the Tobin Tax: Taxing the Street

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Perhaps you heard on the Marketplace Morning report this proposal to tax Wall Street transactions. The revenues would go toward deficit reduction and job creation on Main Street. I understand the motivation behind this, but there’s a pretty good case against it.

Read it all and the comments are interesting as well.

Filed under: * Economics, PoliticsEconomyStock MarketTaxesThe Credit Freeze Crisis of Fall 2008/The Recession of 2007--

0 Comments Posted November 25, 2009 at 12:31 pm

To comment on this article: To article and comments

<< Back to main page

The URL for this article is http://www.kendallharmon.net/t19/index.php/t19/article/26682/

© 2014 Kendall S. Harmon. All rights reserved.

For original material from Titusonenine (such as articles and commentary by Dr. Harmon) permission to copy and distribute free of charge is granted, provided this notice, the logo, and the web site address are visible on all copies. For permission for use in for-profit publications, please email KSHarmon[at]mindspring[dot]com