The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Growth Policy or Giveaway?

Houston/Texas, Partner Termin speichern
04.10.2018 | 17:30
- 19:30
Dallas, TX

SMU Tower Center in partnership with the George Bush Presidential Center

Dr. Holtz-Eakin will lead a conversation centering around an early evaluation of the effectiveness of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in spurring near-term economic growth, productivity growth, and real wages. The discussion will be placed within the context of the current economic outlook and Trump regulatory, trade, and labor market policies.






Douglas Holtz-Eakin has a distinguished record as an academic, policy adviser, and strategist. Currently he is the President of the American Action Forum (AAF). In 2001-2002 he served as Chief Economist of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, following with he was the 6th Director of the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office from 2003 to 2005. During 2007 and 2008 he was Director of Domestic and Economic Policy for the John McCain presidential campaign. Following the 2008 election Dr. Holtz-Eakin served as a Commissioner on the Congressionally-chartered Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission while founding AAF. Dr. Holtz-Eakin serves on the Boards of the Tax Foundation and the National Academy of Social Insurance.

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Miller Event Center
3009 Binkley Ave
Dallas, TX 75205

Registration: The event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required.

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