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China just made this trade war very personal

Amid heightening trade tensions between the US and China, China’s sovereign wealth fund has finished selling its entire 9% stake in the US investment firm Blackstone. That firm is helmed by President Donald Trump’s friend and informal adviser Steve Schwarzman. That this is the way China chose to hit the […]
China just made this trade war very personal
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An open letter to Congress: There’s a smarter way to do corporate income tax

The Senate tax bill will add to the pain of the middle class, without helping American companies. The current tax system has incentivized corporate inversions, profit shifting, recognition deferral and other notorious ills – and the pending bill will continue to do so. Several progressive economic and legal scholars have […]
An open letter to Congress: There’s a smarter way to do corporate income tax