HKS Affiliated Authors

Frank and Denie Weil Director of the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government
Charles W. Eliot University Professor


Summers Says Trump Officials Are Making Things Up About Their Tax Plan. Lawrence Summers, October 13, 2017, Video, "Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers said officials in President Donald Trump’s administration are making false claims when it comes to tax reform.  “When you have -- and I hate to be in a position of using this word about our government -- when you have senior economic officials making claims that are made-up,” said Summers, who served under Democratic presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, adding that “it’s very hard to have a dialogue, and compromise, and get to a good place.Link