Should We Subsidize Giving?
Date: 19 Dec 2012 | posted in: From the Desk of David Morris, The Public Good | 0
Robert J. Shiller, Professor of Economics and Finance at Yale recently weighed in with his perspective on subsidizing charity with a New York Times column whose title clearly conveys his message: “Please Don’t Mess With the Charitable Deduction.” There is a case to be made for charitable deductions. Regrettably, this isn’t it. Shiller offers three arguments. … Read More