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

...
The Seattle Head Tax Is Idiotic May 17, 2018

The tyranny of local government was on full display this week. The culprits are some greedy members ... Read More

...
Taming the Tyranny of the Agency May 10, 2018

The tyranny of the administrative state is real and hard to tame. Americans would be horrified if th... Read More

...
Is Ethanol Cronyism on the Ropes? May 03, 2018

While then-candidate Donald Trump did participate in the usual campaign ritual of bending knee to Io... Read More

...
Kelo's Demolished 'Little Pink House' Stands as a Monument to Injustice Apr 26, 2018

The United States is supposed to be the "land of the free," a country where individualism and privat... Read More