Burman comments on Republican tax cuts, impact on benefits in Atlantic

Len Burman

Len Burman, Paul Volcker Chair in Behavioral Economics, was interviewed for the Atlantic article, "The United States Is Already a Low-Tax Country." "We’re on the hook for a lot more spending in the years to come," says Burman. "It makes some sense to fund that rising spending obligation with a [value-added tax on goods]. But Republicans won’t even consider it." 12/13/17