Robert H. Frank

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Alternative Tax

Friday, April 16, 2010

Our own forms may be mailed in, but the tax discussion isn't over. Robert H. Frank, Cornell economist and "Economic View" writer for the New York Times, talks about his proposal for a "progressive consumption tax" and other alternative tax structures.

Then, Felix Salmon, an economic reporter for Reuters, joins the discussion to reflect on taxes and the current financial reform bill. 

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While the Rich Get Richer Does the Middle Class Get Poorer?

Wednesday, September 05, 2007

Robert H. Frank, economics professor at Cornell University, New York Times columnist, and author of Falling Behind: How Rising Inequality Harms the Middle Class (University of California Press, 2007), explains his views on the effects of economic inequality.

Falling Behind is available for purchase at

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