Greg Leiserson
Greg Leiserson

Director of Tax Policy and Chief Economist

Equitable Growth

Greg Leiserson is the director of tax policy and chief economist at the Washington Center for Equitable Growth. His research focuses on the economics of tax, social insurance, and retirement policies. Prior to joining Equitable Growth, he served as a senior economist at the White House Council of Economic Advisers and as an economist in the U.S. Treasury’s Office of Tax Analysis. He holds a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.A. from Swarthmore College.

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Why cost-benefit analysis of tax regulations has failed, and how to fix it

Tax & Macroeconomics
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Cost-benefit analysis of U.S. tax regulations has failed. What should come next?

Tax & Macroeconomics
Coronavirus Recession

The coronavirus recession highlights the importance of automatic stabilizers

Inequality & MobilityTax & Macroeconomics
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Distribution Analysis as Welfare Analysis

Tax & Macroeconomics
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“Taxing Wealth”

Tax & Macroeconomics
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Taxing wealth by taxing investment income: An introduction to mark-to-market taxation

Tax & Macroeconomics

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