Brilliant idea! I personally never heard this kind of idea coming from an economist. Daniel Altman must be one of the very few joining the rank of Muhammad Yunus from Gramen Bank.
Erin Burnett talks to Economist Daniel Altman about his New York Times Op-Ed piece, To Reduce Inequality, Tax Wealth, Not Income — he suggests replacing the income and estate tax with a wealth tax.
OutFront tonight: Daniel Altman, adjunct associate professor of economics at the New York University Stern School of Business.