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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Should Infrastructure Spending Be State, Local or Federal? Feb 22, 2018

With the Trump administration's proposal to add $200 billion of federal funding for transportation p... Read More

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The US Should Welcome More Investor Immigrants Feb 15, 2018

There's a deep political divide over how to handle immigration, and clashes over the issue have cont... Read More

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Making the Federal Government Lean Again Feb 08, 2018

We are not in a full-scale war. We are not in a recession or fighting a high unemployment rate. But ... Read More

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NAFTA Withdrawal Would Undermine Tax Reform Gains Feb 01, 2018

Last year's massive tax code overhaul lowered corporate income tax rates to an internationally compe... Read More