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July 24, 2007 | By Randall Dodd | Policy Memo
This policy memo focuses on the privileged tax treatment given to hedge fund managers that results in a conservative estimate of over $6 billion in forgone tax revenue.
May 2, 2007 | By Randall Dodd | Economic snapshotSee Snapshots archive. Snapshot for May 2, 2007. The ARMs Alarm by Randall Dodd and Jared Bernstein The alarm raised by the jump in subprime mortgage defaults has deflected attention away from a serious problem that afflicts many homeowners with subprime and prime mortgages alike: a significant share of all outstanding mortgages have adjustable interest rates, and the majority of these will reset in 2007 and 2008 at much higher rates.
April 7, 2006 | By Randall Dodd | CommentaryOpinion pieces and speeches by EPI staff and associates. [ THIS TESTIMONY WAS GIVEN BEFORE THE FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION ON APRIL 11, 2006.