marginal-tax-rates

The House’s food stamps cuts aren’t just cruel. They’re dumb.

The House GOP wants to bring back "asset tests" for food stamps. That's a terrible, no good, very bad idea.

  • Mike Konczal
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  • Sep 28, 2013
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Should the top tax rate be 73 percent?

Two factions of economists are arguing over whether we should have sky-high marginal rates. Here's what you need to know.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Nov 27, 2012
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When taxes are high, raising them hurts. When they’re low, not so much.

Tax hikes hurt a lot when taxes are already high. But when they're low, not so much.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Oct 25, 2012
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