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We Are Better Than This

How Government Should Spend Our Money

By Edward D. Kleinbard
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We Are Better Than This: How Government Should Spend Our Money by Edward D. Kleinbard

We Are Better Than This (2014) is an in-depth guide to the fiscal policy of the United States, the effect it has on the country’s citizens and the potential changes that would allow all Americans to live better lives. These blinks are chock full of interesting data about the United States’ economy, its social policies and the obstacles it will face in the future.

  • American citizens who want a deeper understanding of US taxation and spending
  • People interested in political science, economics and fiscal policy

Edward D. Kleinbard, an expert on taxation and political economy, is currently the Johnson Professor of Law and Business at the University of Southern California’s Gould School of Law. Before assuming his current role, he served as the Chief of Staff to the US Congress’s nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation. He is a frequent contributor of opinion pieces to various major news outlets.

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