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Laura Tyson

Health

US' healthy path to fiscal health

The weak economy has made people to postpone consumption of health care services, writes Tyson.

Business & Economy

Why give corporations a tax break?

Reducing corporate tax rates will promote much needed investment in the US economy, by both US and foreign companies.

Politics

America's sequestered recovery

The sequester has no economic justification - it is the product of ideology and political stalemate.

Business & Economy

Meeting America's growth challenge

The United States needs a plan for faster growth, not more deficit reduction.

Business & Economy

Fiscal challenges and fiscal follies

The outlook for the US economy over the next few years hinges on what a deeply divided Congress decides.

Business & Economy

The wrong austerity cure

Imposing drastic cuts to services will not solve the banking crisis engulfing Europe.

Business & Economy

The corporate tax conundrum

Although it seems counter-intuitive, raising corporate tax rates is not a good way to help US workers.

Business & Economy

The global innovation revolution

A new study shows that the global landscape for innovation has changed significantly during the past decade.

Business & Economy

The US is facing three deficits

The US economy continues to face three major deficits - jobs deficit, investment deficit and long-run fiscal deficit.