Argument: 2009 US stimulus can be paid for by more progressive taxes

Issue Report: 2009 US economic stimulus


Robert Kuttner. “Time to Think Big”. American Prospect. February 10, 2009 – “Looking forward, we need a very different sort of economy, one that restores a balanced form of capitalism. At the core of this change is a long-term increase in public outlay, investing in areas vital to economic growth and social decency. Once the recession is over, this increase in public investment needs to be paid for with a more progressive tax system.”