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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As Bastiat Would Say, Peer Past the Obvious With Pandemic Policies Jul 02, 2020

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Congress Predictably Drops the Ball on Small Business Rescue Jun 25, 2020

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Give Individuals and Small Businesses a Government-Backed Line of Credit Jun 18, 2020

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The Tariff Man and Lobster King Could Learn From Confucius Jun 11, 2020

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