About The AuthorKip Hagopian was a founding general partner of Brentwood Associates, one of the largest and most successful venture capital and private equity firms in the U.S. Read More...
AcknowledgementsThe essay, The Inequity of the Progressive Income Tax, has been thoroughly vetted. No fewer than 17 scholars from the fields of economics, law, political and social science, and philosophy, have read and commented on the piece.Read More...
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EMAIL EXCHANGE WITH PROFESSOR TONY BERNARDO, INCLUDING REFERENCE TO FORWARDED COMMENTS BY PROFESSOR RICHARD ROLL. Professor Tony Bernardo’s comments are in black and green. Mr. Hagopian’s comments are in blue and red. Professor Richard Roll’s comments are in a forwarded … Continue reading
KIP HAGOPIAN-JONATHAN CHAIT EMAIL EXCHANGE: On the day the article was published in Policy Review Jonathan Chait, columnist and editor of The New Republic, wrote a column in The New Republic challenging the article. His column was entitled, “The Rich are Different: They’re Luckier”. This is the link … Continue reading
From Kip Hagopian: The following is an email exchange I had with David Frum, a friend who expressed certain objections to the notion of abandoning the progressive income tax. David is a Republican, a commentator on CNN, and the author of a blog … Continue reading