Chuck Collins

Chuck Collins is a senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Studies where he co-edits, and author of the new book, Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good.


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For Main Street small businesses, the benefits of the Tax Act are peanuts. Nearly half of all the savings go to people making over $1 million a year. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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With the estate tax further weakened, is it time to pivot to an inheritance tax? Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Veterans of the Contract Buyers League hit the doors again. Read more

Working in America


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Clinton’s announcement to expand the federal estate tax on the wealthy is a bold step towards addressing today’s skyrocketing inequality. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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A lay person’s primer on Catholic social teaching.  Read more

Money, Politics and Power

In a tough economy with dwindling social supports, children of privilege have a bigger head start than ever. Read more

Economic Policy