Blogs by Dan Mitchell

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Dan Mitchell

Dan Mitchell is a Senior Fellow at the DC-based Cato Institute, America's leading libertarian think tank, and he blogs about policy issues at International Liberty. This article was authored for the Centre for Policy Studies and also appears at Daniel's blog.

Tim Geithner: The Forrest Gump of World Finance

30 September 2011 - Economy

One almost feels sorry for Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner.He’s a punchline in his own country because he oversees the IRS even though he conveniently forgot to declare $80,000 of income (and managed to get away with punishment that wouldn’t even qualify as a slap on the wrist).Now he’s becoming a a ...