Category Archives: Trickle Down vs Flood-Up – Which economy really works?

Should we focus our economy on the 99% or the 1%? Which really performs best, trickle down or flood-up?

Community activist groups invited to participate in Nevada County charter and public bank efforts

Economic Liberty for Main Street (ELMSt), an organization of local Nevada County residents interested in promoting the economy of Nevada County and economic welfare of its citizens, is educating county residents and businesses about the benefits of chartering our county … Continue reading

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Romney tax plan doubles down on trickle down

This graph is based on data from the Tax Policy Center. Ezra Klien points out that, under the Romney plan, the But do tax cuts create “real” jobs? The answer appears to be no for companies big and small.” For … Continue reading

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If we bailed out the banks, why not the states?

Note Rescue All States at top of pie chart * Assumes funding state budget shortfalls 2012/21013 – see graph below Since the recovery from the 2007 recession officially began in June 2009, private-sector jobs are up by 2.8 million, but … Continue reading

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Trickle Down vs Flood Up – which economy really works?

Follow blog postings on this subject by subscribing. Since the Reagan years we have seen trickle-down economics’ impact on our society. Does it really work? Or, is it only the 1% that benefits? Does giving priority to the rich actually … Continue reading

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