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"Can A Tax Plan Save Baseball?" (with Sharon M. Oster),
For The Record, December 1994/ January 1995, 9.
pdf file (601KB).
EDITOR'S NOTE: On August 8, 1994, the authors had circulated a
wage-tax proposal to Major League Baseball players and owners that
could serve as a compromise in order to settle the baseball strike.
This article is based on that wage-tax proposal.
Sharon and I like to think that our August 8, 1994, letter was the
impetus for the luxury tax idea and the subsequent end of the