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.

Recently Published

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Why Spending Matters in Times of Inflation and High Debt Jul 22, 2021

A lot of people don't care about the nation's growing debt. Some believe that low interest rates for... Read More

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The Return of the Tax Gap Hype Jul 15, 2021

Every policy wonk will tell you that after you live in Washington long enough, you start seeing the ... Read More

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Rediscovering the Promise of the American Founding Jul 08, 2021

Declaring their independence from British rule 245 years ago, the American colonists held "these tru... Read More

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Let's Make a Deal -- to Abdicate Responsibility Jul 01, 2021

If you follow the news, you may be under the impression that nothing ever gets done in Congress and ... Read More