A recent paper by Ross Eisenbrey and Lawrence Mishel argues that current labor law does not need to be amended in response to the gig economy. Not so, says Joe Kennedy in Innovation Files.
Publications: Joe Kennedy
December 17, 2015
A recent proposal by two noted tax experts promises to lower the federal corporate tax rate to 15 percent and deserves serious consideration, writes Joe Kennedy in Innovation Files.
November 13, 2015
Internet platforms operate differently than conventional markets, so the normal rules of antitrust policy do not readily apply, explains Joe Kennedy in EurActiv.
November 12, 2015
Retroactively extending the R&D tax credit and bonus depreciation—or, better yet, making them permanent—would be a great start on the corporate tax reform the United States needs, writes Joe Kennedy in The Hill.
October 26, 2015
The policy rationale for the R&D tax credit and bonus depreciation is abundantly clear; Congress should extend and then make them permanent.
October 19, 2015
Regulators already have the ability to address clear cases of anticompetitive or anticonsumer behavior. Beyond that, the legitimate concerns of government are limited.
September 28, 2015
Sharing economy workers need flexibility, writes Joe Kennedy in Innovation Files.
August 28, 2015
A new PwC study found that U.S. companies consistently pay a higher effective tax rate than their overseas competitors, writes Joe Kennedy in Innovation Files.
August 26, 2015
America suffers not just from a yawning fiscal deficit but also from a terrible backlog of needed investments, writes Joe Kennedy in The Hill.
July 13, 2015
Response to the Pope’s Encyclical on Global Warming: Markets and Technology Are the Solution, Not the Problem
The real problem with Pope Francis’ recent encyclical is that, other than love each other and live more simply, it is difficult to know what he would have us do differently, writes Joe Kennedy in Innovation Files.