Tax Cuts and Economic Stimulus: How Effective Are the Alternatives? [Updated May 14, 2020] [open pdf - 1001KB]
From the Summary: "The economic effects of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has led Congress to consider general fiscal stimulus in the form of tax cuts. Additional stimulus proposals are under consideration. This report discusses tax cuts proposed or enacted during the Great Recession, current enacted provisions, and potential ones, and their potential effectiveness."
CRS Report for Congress, RS21126
Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/