Standard Posted by walterrhett Posted on 9 July 2012 Posted under National Affairs Comments 2 Comments Look! Lower Taxes Don’t Create Jobs! (2 Graphs) Job growth and tax rates: About these ads Tell Your Community:EmailMoreShare on TumblrPrintLike this:Like Loading... Related taxes Post navigation ← Preparing the Well A Business Destroyed → 2 thoughts on “Look! Lower Taxes Don’t Create Jobs! (2 Graphs)” uh, as can be seen by the graph as presented (graphs are generally presented to try and promote the authors’ cause, and since these authors’ cause is the care and feeding of the ultra-wealthy, we can assume that since the graphs show that maximum benefit is between 75 and 80% is the best top tax rate, it is the LOWEST top tax rate which might be best.) Let’s accept this article’s graphic conclusion and adjust top tax rates to 75-80%! LikeLike Reply I know you’re trying to be funny, but that actually would make a lot of sense. If you study macroeconomics, there is no other consideration as to what the tax rate should be for the very wealthy except at which rate revenue is maximized. See http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/07/09/what-you-add-is-what-you-get/ for a clear explanation as to why. Don’t cry for the ultra-rich — even Romney says they are doing OK. LikeLike Reply Make History: Leave A Comment Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of follow-up comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.