Econ 479

The Art of Writing, the Science of Economics

The Myth of the 47 Percent

“There are many things to worry about in this world. The number of people paying income tax isn’t one of them.” A neat dissection of an economic meme, exposing that tired myth of the “47 percent who don’t pay tax”—surprisingly, perhaps, from the National Review.

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Written by gregorymcnamee

November 24, 2011 at 1:52 am

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