Posts Tagged ‘immigration’

  • Paying for citizenship and deficit reduction

    Unusual Ways to Achieve Deficit Reduction

    Apr 8, 14 • 236 Views • No Comments

    Hoping to diminish their country’s deficit, last year, Malta’s President and Parliament decided to sell citizenship. The price tag is $891,000 and the perk is that Malta is in the EU. Consequently, you get an island home with a back door leading...  [read more]

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    Outsourcing and Immigration

    Nov 4, 10 • 214 Views • No Comments

    A recent economics paper provides a surprising solution to those who believe outsourcing is a problem. The story, as explained by George Mason economist Tyler Cowen, involves the connection between offshore jobs and immigration. Traditionally, economists say...  [read more]