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There are basically only five ways to accumulate a billion dollars, and none of them has to do with being successful in free market capitalism. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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The Business Roundtable’s vow to be kinder corporate actors was a fig leaf for building fortresses around management decision making. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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Today on TAP: Tax excessive CEO salaries Read more



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It’s now increasingly clear that maximizing shareholder value has led to minimizing everything else a corporation could and should do. Read more

Economic Policy


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And how to reverse widening inequalities of income and wealth in America Read more

Economic Policy


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Needed: less public relations blather and more pitchforks Read more

Economic Policy


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Deferred prosecution agreements in two cases against companies that peddled opioids highlight the need for both personal and corporate accountability. Read more

Economic Policy


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The corporate statesmen of the mid-20th century have been replaced by sycophantic Dimons of the 21st—at a time when we need statesmen more than ever.  Read more

Economic Policy