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My articles have been published in Economics 21, Real Clear Policy, The Washington Examiner, and The Federalist, and re-published in outlets such as FEE.org, CNS News, Seeking Alpha, and more.

ECONOMICS 21: Europe Needs Lower Taxes, Not More Spending

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel issued the Meseberg Declaration last week in preparation for Friday’s Euro summit. In their joint statement, the leaders laid out a series of proposals to pass during the summit. However, despite the political influence of the Franco-German alliance over the European Union, not all the proposals were welcomed by other member states.

The most controversial proposal was the creation of a Eurozone budget to “promote competitiveness, convergence, and stabilization in the Euro area.” The budget reportedly includes a “digital tax” on large technology companies of 3 percent of their revenues. Despite good intentions, if enacted, a Eurozone budget would not achieve any of its goals but would only worsen economic conditions.

Read the full op-ed in Economics 21 here.