Laffer


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Noun1.Laffer - United States economist who proposed the Laffer curve (born in 1940)
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In this paper, we discuss some of Francesco Forte's studies related to fiscal policies (Laffer) effects on the labour market and gross domestic product (GDP) growth.
Laffer spoke with Lawson about how to present to a buyer, and how to find the right person to pitch.
These reductions can lead to a bell-shaped relationship between tax rates and government revenue known as the Laffer curve (for an example, see Figure 1).
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 13, 2015-NexPoint Residential Trust names Arthur Laffer and James Dondero to its board as directors
"Were the Millers" filmmaker Rawson Marshall Thurber will direct two of the most consistent box office draws in the espionage-themed laffer.
He partnered with Art Laffer, of Laffer Curve fame, who posited that excessive tax rates would reduce government revenues rather than increase them.
After voters in 2005 rejected a series of initiatives designed to change the balance of power in Sacramento, the economist Arthur Laffer, father of supply-side economics, departed the state for the greener pastures of Tennessee.
Arthur Laffer, a leading advocate of Supply-side Economics, outlines his "Program for Prosperity" in a series of nine free lectures released to the public today by Yorktown University.
In his first example to prove "Whomever draws the best drawing gets the funding," Roam pointed to Arthur Laffer and the Laffer Curve.
Conducted by the economic research and consulting firm Laffer Associates, the analysis found that if a clinically accepted standard of two to six urine tests are administered for these patients each year, about $2.32 to $4.31 in benefits is achieved for every dollar spent on testing.
SAN DIEGO -- The challenge of treating unrelenting chronic pain and prescription drug abuse directly and indirectly costs the country's taxpayers, insurers and employers over $323 billion annually, says a study released by Laffer Associates, an economic research and consulting firm, and the Millennium Research Institute (MRI).