Book Demonstrating Municipal Financing Evils

 

This book talks about how the Tax Increment Financing (TIF) financing Jack Evans throws around like confetti is making the rich richer at our expense: Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense (and Stick You with the Bill)David Cay Johnston even uses building baseball stadiums as an example.

 

Listen to Terry Gross interview the author: David Cay Johnston on How the Rich Get Richer.

 

Or watch Bill Moyers interview him: Bill Moyers talks with David Cay Johnston.