Daniel J. Mitchell is a top expert on tax reform and supply-side tax policy at the Cato Institute. Mitchell is a strong advocate of a flat tax and international tax competition.

My Articles

February 16, 2017, 10:32 AM EST
The U.S. score dropped dramatically during Obama’s tenure.
February 2, 2017, 12:20 PM EST
Crony capitalists seek wealth by imposing costs on their competitors.
January 24, 2017, 10:58 AM EST
Red tape is a huge burden on the American economy.
January 19, 2017, 11:36 AM EST
Something significant – and bad – is happening in the statist community.
January 17, 2017, 9:37 AM EST
If you're guessing, it's not California, New York or Illinois.
January 12, 2017, 4:24 PM EST
Obama's farewell speech was long, but not due to his list of accomplishments
January 10, 2017, 3:55 PM EST
Small businesses shouldn’t be disadvantaged.
January 4, 2017, 3:29 PM EST
Let's hope the first half is more accurate than the second half.
December 9, 2016, 2:01 PM EST
Still don’t know the answer?
December 6, 2016, 2:57 PM EST
The vast majority of DOE activities produce zero value.
December 1, 2016, 10:20 AM EST
Maybe, just maybe, the problem isn’t guns.
November 22, 2016, 2:17 PM EST
American tax policy has stagnated while other developed nations become more competitive.
November 11, 2016, 9:55 AM EST
We have a very powerful weapon in this battle – called evidence.
November 2, 2016, 4:23 PM EDT
Greece has suffered a crisis caused by too much government.
October 27, 2016, 9:53 AM EDT
Monopoly power generally exists only when government intervenes.
October 21, 2016, 2:50 PM EDT
The power of government must be constrained by laws.
October 18, 2016, 9:54 AM EDT
Every retirement system for state government workers is underfunded.
October 17, 2016, 12:29 PM EDT
America's public sector ranks poorly compared to other developed nations.
October 11, 2016, 11:23 AM EDT
The bad news is that we used to be ranked #1. 
October 3, 2016, 3:58 PM EDT
Why, then, do leftists characterize tax cuts as “trickle-down economics”?