July 16, 2019Ireland
Turns out a small and very green island dominates financial flows from "other euro area countries." Ireland's impact, of course, is a case study in the role that "trade-in-tax" plays in driving g…
July 30, 2019United States
The two dozen candidates competing for the Democratic presidential nomination are all hoping to get to Washington. But so far no U.S. president has come from Washington. Governor Jay Inslee hopes to …
October 30, 2017United States
Goods made in China flow through Ireland before returning to China, and the many other ways tax influences the balance of payments.
November 13, 2019United States
Most grandiose explanations for the United States persistent surplus in the income balance of the U.S. current account miss the mark. The U.S. debt position tracks the sum of past current account def…
November 1, 2019International Organizations
The International Monetary Fund, both criticized and lauded for its efforts to promote financial stability, continues to find itself at the forefront of global economic crisis management.