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Gary M. Galles is a professor of economics at Pepperdine University. He is the author of The Apostle of Peace: The Radical Mind of Leonard Read.

Obamacare’s Jonathan Gruber and the Superhero Oath

Audio/VideoNovember 22, 2014
Economists can use their knowledge for both good and evil, and for those in government, such knowledge is often used to deceive and make government programs look less costly than they are, writes Gary Galles. This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Keith Hocker.

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Obamacare’s Jonathan Gruber and the Superhero Oath

Mises DailyNovember 22, 2014
Economists can use their knowledge for both good and evil, and for those in government, such knowledge is often used to deceive and make government programs look less costly than they are.

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Understanding "Quid Pro Quo"

Mises DailyOctober 23, 2014
The terms "quid pro quo" has been twisted to now include government handouts and state-mandated exchanges, so long as the value of goods trading hands are deemed to be of "equal value." True voluntary exchange, on the other hand, is something quite different...

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Regulate It First, Learn About It Never

Audio/VideoSeptember 26, 2014
Politicians and regulators usually don’t know what they don’t know about everything from health care to your small business, but that sort of compound ignorance won’t stop them from regulating the minutiae of everyday life and commerce, writes Gary Galles. This audio Mises Daily...

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Regulate It First, Learn About It Never

Mises DailySeptember 26, 2014
Politicians and regulators usually don’t know what they don’t know about everything from health care to your small business, but that sort of compound ignorance won’t stop them from regulating the minutiae of everyday life and commerce...

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