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People who win big prizes shouldn’t get taxed when they give...

Ellen P. Aprill, Loyola Law School Los Angeles When former President Barack Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009, he didn’t keep the approximately...

How Salvation Army’s red kettles became a Christmas tradition

Diane Winston, University of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism Tinseled trees and snowy landscapes are not the only signs of the upcoming...

Want to help after hurricanes? Give cash, not diapers

Julia Brooks, Harvard University Some companies and community groups didn’t wait for Hurricane Florence to make landfall before organizing donation drives. But as a researcher...

Let them eat caviar: When charity galas waste money

Philip Hackney, Louisiana State University and Brian Mittendorf, The Ohio State University When the Arc of Palm Beach County rented Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate...

Let them eat caviar: When charity galas waste money

Philip Hackney, Louisiana State University and Brian Mittendorf, The Ohio State University When the Arc of Palm Beach County rented Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate...

American generosity after disasters: 4 questions answered

Patrick Rooney, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Editor’s note: After 9/11, Americans responded with the kind of outpouring of generosity usually reserved for the most powerful...

Why Hurricane Harvey donors shouldn’t boycott the Red Cross

Brian Mittendorf, The Ohio State University As with all natural disasters, the public and the business world have reacted with an outpouring of aid for...

Why Congress should let everyone deduct charitable gifts from their taxes

Patrick Rooney, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis The 30 percent of American taxpayers who itemize their returns are free to deduct every dollar they donate to...

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Oil price drop offers short-term gains but long-term pains

By Dale Bremmer, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology The recent drop in crude oil and gasoline prices in the United States is a nice stocking stuffer...