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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New CBO Report Projects Delusional Spending Levels Sep 24, 2020

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The Export-Import Bank's China Program Lacks Vision Sep 17, 2020

Industrial policy that uses tariffs and subsidies to pick economic winners is once again in vogue am... Read More

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Airlines Once Again Approach Congress With Captain's Hat in Hand Sep 10, 2020

As the saying goes, "When you find yourself in a hole, stop digging." This advice applies to the hol... Read More

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There's No Such Thing as a Free Tax Holiday Sep 03, 2020

A few weeks ago, President Donald Trump proposed a payroll tax holiday to Americans earning less tha... Read More