Brookings Today, 4/16/14

A roundup of some of the content published today by Brookings.

  • VIDEO: Latin America’s economy. Ernesto Talvi discusses the most pressing economic issues facing the region today.

  • Improving tax collection (and why you should want that). John Hudak and Grace Wallack explain the IRS’s challenges and how to improve tax collection.

  • Clean energy. Mark Muro and Lewis Milford call for more local actions to increase the use of bonds for clean energy purposes.

  • How well does college pay? Matthew Chingos says different data give us different results.

  • H1-B Visas. Darrell West explains how reaching the H1-B Visa cap so quickly is another reason for immigration reform.

Mingwei Ma contributed to this post.