There is certainly a lot of confusion about trickle-down economics. I have been waiting for one of these critics to give me the alternative to trickle-down economics, but it has not emerged. All economic expansion is essentially trickle- down, being driven by investment. It just depends whether the investment is by capitalists from the private sector or by the government from the public sector. Without the trickle-down from some investment source, there are neither jobs nor economic growth.

Roger A. Sedjo

Oro Valley

Disclaimer: As submitted to the Arizona Daily Star.

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