Policy Articles


"With Tax Cuts, GOP Pays Lip Service to Limited Government," op-ed in The Hill, October 9, 2017.

"Reply to Arthur Laffer," blog post on PBS NewsHour, MAKING SENSE with Paul Solman, August 2, 2013.

“Taxation and the Financial Sector” (with Daniel Shaviro and Douglas A. Shackelford), National Tax Journal, December 2010, 63(4), pp. 709-721.  Also appears in Julian S. Alworth and Giampaolo Arachi, eds. Taxation and the Financial Crisis, Oxford University Press, 2012, pp. 148-173.

“Administration and Compliance,” (with Jonathan Shaw, John Whiting) in Stuart Adam, Timothy Besley, Richard Blundell, Stephen Bond, Robert Chote, Malcolm Gammie. Paul Johnson, Gareth Myles, and James Poterba (eds.), for the Institute of Fiscal Studies, Dimensions of Tax Design: The Mirrlees Review, Oxford University Press, 2010, pp. 1100-1162.

“Is Tax Reform Good for Business?  Is a Pro-Business Tax System Good for America” in John W. Diamond and George R. Zodrow (eds.), Fundamental Tax Reform: Issues, Choices, and Implications, MIT Press, 2008, pp. 143-170.

“The (Compliance) Cost of Taxing Business,” January 2006.