Unformatted text preview: who makes 10 million a year and get the same ticket, it comes out being 0.0026% of your income. So if you’re making 10mil a year, you get fined .0026% of your income for travelling 25 mph over the limit. The fine obviously affects the person making 30k more than it does the millionaire because they are probably on a weekly budget to begin with. The fine to a millionaire is practically a penny. So do you think that is a fair system? Or is the Swiss system that fines depending on the income rate is fair? The Swiss system seems to be fairer than the American. It also probably has better economic benefits for the government. So I don’t think America should adopt identical policies, but we should definitely be open to influence from policies from countries like Switzerland who currently have smoother and better run economies than we do. In some ( a lot actually ) American is not always the best....
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- Spring '14
- Million, Fine, Dr. S. H. Godar, S. H. Godar