294Feb 25, 2012
U.S. and the World Economy
Economist Richard Rahn spoke about the state of the U.S. and global economy. Among the topics he addressed were the European debt crisis, tax policy, managing national debt, and lessons from ...
106Jul 9, 2010
World Economic Conditions
Economists and investors spoke about the causes of the 2008 financial crisis and the current state of the global economy. They talked about a number of issues including the size of government, ...
344Jul 9, 2010
Future of the Federal Reserve
Economists and investors advocated abolishing the Federal Reserve system and talked about alternatives to the Rederal Reserve. They talked about the role of government in shaping fiscal and ...
137Nov 16, 2009
Strength of U.S. Dollar
Richard Rahn talked about the strength of the U.S. dollar and its impact on other currencies and commodities such as oil and gold. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
35Jun 8, 1995
Alternatives to Federal Income Tax Part 2
Committee members heard testimony on several alternative tax proposals, including a flat-rate income tax and a national sales tax.
42Jan 3, 1994
U.S. Economic Competitiveness
Mr. Smith recently completed “Challenge to America,” a documentary on U.S. competitiveness and economic strength for PBS. He argued that the U.S. government should enact ...
21Aug 30, 1993
Costs of Excessive Government Regulation
The House Republican Conference sponsored a hearing on the costs of government regulations on the average American and American business. Economists and public policy scholars spoke on the ...
2Feb 26, 1993
Presidential Economic Proposals
Mr. Rahn discussed the Clinton economic program and presented his view that the plan will not work as presented.
8Nov 6, 1992
Outlook for Jobs and Economy
In the second of two hearings held that morning, the committee heard testimony from Mr. Greenberg, Mr. Sinai, and Mr. Rahn concerning the outlook for jobs and the economy into 1993.
2Mar 19, 1992
Promoting Investment and Job Creation
43Aug 14, 1991
The Kemp-Roth Tax Cuts
Panelists examined the Kemp-Roth tax cut legislation, authored by then congressman Jack Kemp (R-NY) and Republican Senator William Roth during President Reagan’s administration. Today is ...
70Jul 29, 1991
Reagan Tax Cuts Ten Years Later
A number of economists and administration officials discussed the legacy of the Reagan administration’s Economic Recovery Tax Act, which reduced income taxes 25 percent for all tax brackets ...
9Nov 13, 1990
Impact of U.S. Economic Policy
Panelists discussed the U.S. economic policy development process and its impact on the rest of the world.
24Aug 9, 1990
State of the United States Economy
Mr. Rahn and Mr. Faux discussed the performance of the United States economy and the future outlook for the economy. The United States Chamber of Commerce, for the first time in nine ...
48Feb 8, 1990
Review of the 1986 Tax Reform Act
The committee reviewed the impact, effectiveness and fairness of the 1986 Tax Reform Act. Senator Bradley and Representative Gephardt, co-sponsors of the act, testified.
13Feb 8, 1990
Review of the 1986 Tax Reform Act
35Jun 13, 1989
Budget Deficit Elimination without New Taxes
In this lively roundtable leaders of the House and Senate budget committees and a conservative and a liberal economist debate and discuss whether the federal budget deficit can be eliminated without ...
21May 1, 1989
Economic Policies for the 90's
The second program is entitled “Growth or Gridlock - Do We Face a National Infrastructure Crisis?”
14Jan 25, 1989
Pvt. Sector Perspectives on Deficit Remedies
17Nov 16, 1988
Deficit Reduction & Its Implications
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