On this week’s episode of EconoFact Chats, host Michael Klein is joined by Bill Gale, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and co-director of the Tax Policy Center, to discuss the government’s large budget deficit, tax policy, and issues of redistribution. They also discuss Bill’s book, Fiscal Therapy: Curing America‘s Debt Addiction and Investing in the Future.
(Podcast recorded on 22nd October, 2020)
- U.S. Fiscal Policy and the Current State of the Economy (with Maurice Obstfeld, University of California, Berkeley)
- The Other 95%: Taxes on Pass-Through Businesses (by William G. Gale and Claire Haldeman, Brookings Institution)
- Risks of Growing Debt vs. Fiscal Stringency in the COVID-19 Crisis (by William G. Gale, Brookings Institution and Zachary Obstfeld, EconoFact)
- Government Budget Deficits and Economic Growth (UPDATE) (by Michael Klein, Fletcher School, Tufts University)