2012 review of research on tax theory and practice in the United States, including the Bush tax cuts, consumption taxes, and taxes on higher-income households.
2012 paper from Cornell University on the disjunction between citizens who acknowledge using government social programs and the number who actually do.
2012 report from the federal government on the solvency and long-term forecasts of entitlement programs in the United States.
2012 projections of the Congressional Budget Office on the U.S. deficit, government expenditures and the general financial picture for the years ahead.
2011 U.S. government report on the ages of Social Security and Disability Insurance applicants over time.
2011 report by the Congressional Research Service on how taxable income is determined and how a surcharge on millionaires would affect job-creation and savings rates
2011 U.S. government report on the state of Medicare funding and the program's future solvency, including information on its expenditure growth relative to GDP over time
2011 report from the Urban Land Institute and Ernst & Young exploring the nation's current state of infrastructure repair, initiatives in process, and ongoing challenges.
2010 report by the United States Office of Management and Budget on the financial costs and benefits of government regulations on the economy.
2011 paper by the Research Institute of Industrial Economics on the observed correlations between the size of government and lowered economic growth rates