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More on Fairness

Anthony Randazzo
February 7, 2012, 6:13pm

We have discussed a number of times on the blog the fact that complaints about the rich not paying their "fair share" lack a definition of fairness. Fairness in some ways is a subjective question. That is why we need a clear standard by which we think it is the most appropriate way to collect taxes before we can determine how that tax burden will be shared by society. Picking up on the questioning of fairness theme, Steve Moore has a list of fairness questions in his WSJ op-ed today. Here are a few highlights:

See the whole article here.


Anthony Randazzo is Director of Economic Research


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