Taxes on the rich
King's College London, Department of Political Economy, QPE Working Paper, 2021-36.
Our piece for The Washington Post on the research and its implications for Biden's tax plans: How Biden could boost Republican support for tax hikes on the rich
David Hope & Julian Limberg (2020)
Our opinion piece for NBC News on the research and its implications for debates on taxing the rich in the United States: Trump and Republicans prefer Covid tax cuts to hikes. Our research proves they're wrong.
Our short piece about the key findings of the research and its wider implications for tax policymaking in post-COVID era on The Conversation: Footing the COVID-19 bill: economic case for tax hike on wealthy
Bloomberg article exploring the research methods used in our study: Trickle-Down Economics Fails a Sophisticated Statistical Test: Here’s the wizardry behind two scholars’ questioning of tax cuts for the rich
Opinion piece by Robert Reich in The Guardian drawing on the paper: Trickle-down economics doesn't work but build-up does – is Biden listening?
Washington Post article on the paper: ‘Trickle-down’ tax cuts make the rich richer but are of no value to overall economy, study finds
CBS News article on the paper: 50 years of tax cuts for the rich failed to trickle down, economics study says
New York Post article on the paper: 50 years of tax cuts for the rich failed to boost economic growth: study
Bloomberg News article on the paper: Fifty Years of Tax Cuts for Rich Didn’t Trickle Down, Study Says
Business Insider article on the paper: A huge study of 50 years of tax cuts for the wealthy suggests 'trickle down' economics makes inequality worse