Veronique de Rugy

Veronique de Rugy

Veronique de Rugy

Veronique de Rugy's primary research interests include the U.S. economy, the federal budget, homeland security, taxation, tax competition and financial privacy. Her popular weekly charts, published by the Mercatus Center, address economic issues ranging from lessons on creating sustainable economic growth to the implications of government tax and fiscal policies.

She has testified numerous times in front of Congress on the effects of fiscal stimulus, debt, deficits and regulation on the economy.

Her latest weekly syndicated columns can be found here.

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Eliminate, Don't Expand, Electric Vehicle Credit Jun 21, 2018

For manufacturers of electric vehicles, you might expect the accomplishment of moving their 200,000t... Read More

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It's Time to Tame Trump's Tariff Temper Tantrums Jun 14, 2018

Another week, another bumbling trade declaration from President Donald Trump. After a very confronta... Read More

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Jumping From the Free Trade Ship to the Protectionist Fair Trade Ship Jun 07, 2018

Are there any free market principles Republicans won't abandon at the altar of political expediency?... Read More

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Air Travel Protectionists' Wings Clipped by Open Skies Agreements May 31, 2018

Though competition is great for consumers — as they get more and better goods and services for... Read More