194Apr 10, 2012
Tax Policy and Economic Growth
Panelists analyzed several tax theories. Topics included value-added taxes (VAT), Herman Can’s 9-9-9 plan, and state and corporate taxes.
488Jun 21, 2011
Future of the U.S. Economy
Panelists talked about the state of the U.S. and global economy. Among the issues they addressed were the impact of stimulus spending on the economy, efforts to raise the debt ceiling, monetary ...
105Jun 23, 2009
John Taylor on the U.S. Economy
John Taylor, former Treasury Undersecretary in the George W. Bush Administration, talked about the economy, including the deficit and the stimulus plan passed by the Obama Administration, and he ...
59Nov 10, 2003
Summit on Afghan Reconstruction
Participants in a second annual summit on Afghanistan talked about the status of reconstruction efforts in the country. Among the topics addressed were the development of infrastructure, ...
9Oct 22, 2003
Iraq Donors' Madrid Conference Preview
Mr. Larson and Mr. Taylor spoke to reporters about an upcoming conference in Madrid for potential donor countries to help with reconstruction efforts in Iraq. Among the topics they ...
16Sep 16, 2003
Financial Reconstruction in Iraq
Witnesses testified regarding financial and economic reconstruction in Iraq. Among the issues addressed were the rebuilding of financial institutions, creation of a private sector, and the ...
11Aug 11, 2003
Economists talked about international trade agreements. They debated the merits of capital control requirements and recent restrictions on the free flow of capital and financial ...
6Nov 20, 2001
Afghanistan Reconstruction Conference
10Oct 12, 2001
Officials briefed reporters on recent efforts to freeze the financial assets of individuals and organizations linked to the al-Qaida terrorist network. Following their remarks they answered ...