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U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made news last year by suggesting that the top marginal tax rate be raised to 70%. But analysis by the Penn Wharton Budget Model and others[…]
A new study coauthored by Wharton’s Arthur van Benthem contends that the Trump Administration’s proposal to roll back fuel economy standards is based on unsound reasoning.
When it comes to taxes, people are far more sensitive to losing a dollar than gaining one. New Wharton research shows this psychological bias could be tapped for the public[…]
Lawrence Burns, a former vice president of research for GM, discusses how robotic driving technology will reshape transportation and the economy.
The spread and intensity of the wildfires raging in California highlight the need for much stronger disaster management measures than the state has had previously, say experts.
Businesses must do their part to make sure employees can take the time to vote without facing consequences at work, Wharton's Eric Orts writes.
Growing student loan debt is “changing the culture of America,” says one expert, and it impacts the economic choices we make all the way through retirement.
India is the world's fastest-growing economy and could remain so for 20-30 years. Can it succeed at shrinking its great wealth disparity?
Have elites rigged the system? A new book, "Winners Take All," argues they do, and in this opinion piece the U.S. media lead for the World Economic Forum offers some[…]
The UN's latest climate change report should spur countries and businesses to take quick and effective steps to combat global warming, say experts.