Mason Cited in WSJ Article on Trump Economic Plan

October 19, 2016

BATON ROUGE - LSU Professor of Finance Joseph Mason and a study he conducted for the Institute for Energy Research were both quoted in an article by the Wall Street Journal titled "Donald Trump's Economic Plan Up Close Doesn't Add Up."

The article examines the discrepancy between $6 trillion in lost revenue under Trump's proposed tax cuts versus Trump's advisers claim that the program would generate so much growth there would be almost no increase in deficit.

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Angela McBride
LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business
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