Articles from Institute for Policy Studies

Report: Warehousing Wealth

At a time of staggering inequality, wealthy individuals are using donor-advised funds, or DAFs, to claim substantial tax benefits, while often failing to move funds in a timely manor to independent nonprofits addressing urgent social needs.

Europe Should Bolt NATO



Donald Trump hasn’t shown a lot of love lately toward America’s European allies.

A Stunning Glance at the Geography of U.S. Income Inequality



All politics, the old political saw goes, is local. By the same token, all economics may be local, too. We don’t experience our economy as a national or a global phenomenon. We experience our economic life in much more localized spheres.