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Encouraging Tax Evasion & Fiscal Support for Puerto Rico

I just came across this Bloomberg article about John Paulson, who has invested nearly $10B in his own funds and is considering taking advantage of a “year-old Puerto Rican law that lets new residents pay no local or U.S. federal taxes on … Continue reading

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What books do top CEOs, policymakers, academics, etc recommend reading this year?

Barry Eichengreen sends us to Bloomberg’s interesting compilation of 2012 book recommendations from CEO, policy makers, investors, economists, academics and authors. The most popular picks were Robert A. Caro’s “The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson,” “Volcker: The Triumph … Continue reading

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