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U.S. Fiscal Policy

George Zodrow | John W. Diamond

U.S. Fiscal Policy.

With growing competition from abroad, the U.S. must reform its fiscal policy to reduce debt, maximize economic efficiency — including minimizing the distortions caused by the tax system — and maintain its areas of competitive advantage.  

This policy brief is part of a series of recommendations from the Baker Institute for the incoming president’s administration.