Arthur Laffer


Laffer & Associates

  • Famous for “Laffer Curve”
  • Received Presidential Medal of Freedom
  • Member of Reagan's Economic Policy Advisory Board

About Arthur

Arthur Laffer's economic acumen and influence in triggering a world-wide tax-cutting movement in the 1980s have earned him the distinction in many publications as "The Father of Supply-Side Economics." The Laffer Curve is one of the main theoretical constructs of supply-side economics, illustrating the tradeoff between tax rates and actual tax revenues. Dr. Laffer's career has been marked by experience and success in business, public policy, and as an academic economist and professor. He has served as consultant to Secretaries of the Treasury William Simon and George Schultz, as well as to Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld. Dr. Laffer was also a member of President Reagan's Economic Policy Advisory Board, and he has served as advisor on fiscal policy to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.

Arthur's Videos

A Rare, Live, In-Depth Economic Briefing from the Country's Most Influential Economists in Washington About the Road Ahead to Recovery from Covid-19. Ask Questions and Interact.

Hosted by Kim Githler, Chair and CEO, MoneyShow
Moderated by Stephen Moore, Member of President Trump's Economic Recovery Task Force and Co-Founder of Committee to Unleash Prosperity
Panelists: Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief, Forbes Media
Arthur Laffer, Chairman, Laffer & Associates
Mark Skousen, Founder, FreedomFest

The epic "Black Swan" flattened the US and world economies with tens of millions of jobs lost and trillions of dollars of GDP and stock market losses. Now we are moving into the first piece phase of "recovery." What will that look like? Will this be a V or U or L-shaped recovery?

Hear live from the country's most influential economists and policymakers to help you make sense of the rapidly changing environment.
In this session, you will hear about:
The virus pandemic: how bad is it?
The economic shutdown and the "great suppression"-when will it end and is the damage permanent? How can we reopen our economy safely?
Energy & technology-their assessment of the new energy crisis and technological innovations.
What is the pandemic's political impact?
Their best advice to protect investors' portfolios and how to profit from special situations.
What sectors will rebound and what sectors are at risk?
China-What responsibility do they have and how will that affect our supply chain? 

Reserve your free spot today and get the valuable intelligence you need to make solid financial decisions for you and your family's future by joining us LIVE on Wednesday, April 29! Limited to 3,000 attendees!

Dr. Laffer is an expert on economics, and for your audience, he will compare the current economic policies in place in the United States and the political happenings that could affect those policies. In addition, he will analyze the best policies for developing economic growth. Dr. Laffer will provide insight on how the policy environment will affect economic and market performance going forward.
Wayne Root states that the economy would be much better if we got rid of every federal tax and replaced it with two flat rate taxes.

Arthur's Books

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Trumponomics: Inside the America First Plan to Revive Our Economy

In Trumponomics, conservative economists Stephen Moore and Arthur B. Laffer offer a well-informed defense of the president's approach to trade, taxes, employment, infrastructure, and other economic policies. Moore and Laffer worked as senior economic advisors to Donald Trump in 2016. They traveled with him, frequently met with his political and economic tea
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Return to Prosperity: How America Can Regain Its Economic Superpower Status

Arthur Laffer and Stephen Moore follow the rousing success of The End of Prosperity with a book even more vital to America and Americans, delivering a plan that shows how our country can regain its lost prosperity. With the economy flat on its back, unemployment at a twenty-five-year high, and the housing default crisis still worsening, is this even possibl
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The End of Prosperity: How Higher Taxes Will Doom the Economy--If We Let It Happen

Arthur Laffer -- the father of supply-side economics and a member of President Reagan's Economic Policy Advisory Board -- joins economist Stephen Moore of The Wall Street Journal editorial board and investment advisor Peter J. Tanous to send Americans an urgent message: We risk losing the exceptional standard of living that has made us the envy of the rest