Food for thought (non-tech post)

A winning presidential platform? Yeah right. Planet Money interviewed several left, right, center economists and made a list of six policy proposals on which they could all agree. Food for thought.

1. Eliminate mortgage interest deduction
2. Tax employer-provided health care
3. Eliminate corporate income tax
4. Eliminate all income, payroll tax. Replace with progressive consumption tax.
5. Tax carbon emissions, including gasoline.
6. Legalize marijuana

Summary here

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