Politics, Regulations

The Little Apple Circus Comes to Washington

It was fascinating to see Tim Cook of Apple testifying before Congress about how his company is not only America’s largest corporate tax payer but also has scrupulously followed every law that governs the amount of taxes it pays on its US earnings.   It was quite an unbelievable scene, though all too common here […]

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Economics, Politics

Should Germany Exit the Euro?

There is an interesting recent post on Project Syndicate by Hans-Werner Sinn, Professor of Economics at the University of Munich, commenting in George Soros’ call for Germany to “lead or leave” the European Union. Prof. Sinn makes the point that “many investors echo Soros. They want to cut and run – to unload their toxic paper […]

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