Authors Posts by Dr. Douglas J. Holtz-Eakin

Dr. Douglas J. Holtz-Eakin

Former Director Congressional Budget Office

Trump’s tariff is the wrong way for trade enforcement — but there is a...

In contrast to sweeping tariff proposals, targeted and deliberate enforcement efforts are imperative both to maintain public trust in international trade and to ensure the domestic economic benefits of those agreements.

How to grow the economy in 2018

There is little debate that the United States needs faster economic growth. From the fourth quarter of 2015 to the fourth quarter of 2016,...

As Trump gambles with more economic stimulus, the Fed is poised to counter inflation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump with his budget proposal raises his bet that he will boost the economy before high inflation and...

Who Benefits From Corporate Tax Reform?

Corporate reform belongs as part of a middle-class oriented tax reform.

Trump’s trillion-dollar infrastructure plan — jobs boost or giveaway?

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ACCF Scholar Doug Holtz-Eakin: "The Trump administration has just completed "infrastructure week." Though it drew little media attention and produced few details, it's worth considering how it will play into President Donald Trump's overall economic strategy."