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Trickle Down and Tax Cuts

Tacitus X Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 7:16 AM
Revenues doubled under Reagan. The problem was that the Dim Congress promptly went out and tripled spending. Deficits are caused when you spend more than you take in.
Dr. Thomas Sowell's "'Trickle Down Theory' and 'Tax Cuts for the Rich'" has just been published by the Hoover Institution. Having read this short paper, the conclusion you must reach is that the term "trickle down theory" is simply a tool of charlatans and political hustlers.

Sowell states that "no such theory has been found in even the most voluminous and learned histories of economic theories." That's from a scholar who has published extensively in the history of economic thought. Several years ago, Sowell, in his syndicated column, challenged anyone to name an economist from any economic school of...