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Occupational Licensing — An Unnecessary Evil

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Tags Big GovernmentU.S. EconomyInterventionism

05/06/2019Paul Boyce

The number of jobs that require an occupational license now covers 30% of the US workforce, up from 5% in 1950.

Original Article: "Occupational Licensing — An Unnecessary Evil".

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Paul Boyce

Paul Boyce is a Business Economics graduate from the University of Greenwich. He currently works as a consultant in financial services and is the founder and editor at

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