Robert A. Lawson is an associate professor in the Department of Finance at Auburn University.
He is a coauthor of the widely cited Economic Freedom of the World annual report, which provides an economic freedom index for over 140 countries.
He is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society, and he blogs regularly for divisionoflabour.com.
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Ludwig von Mises: "In relation to the immense sacrifices that the state demands of the individual through the blood tax, it seems rather incidental whether it compensates the soldier more or less abundantly for the loss of time that he suffers from his military-service obligation." - Nation, State, and Economy