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Our Politicians Would Probably Be Better If We Picked Them by Lot

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10/08/2020Gary Galles

Rather than choose among a group of narcissists desperate to become popular by redistributing the income of others, why not choose officeholders by lot for a single term?

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Original Article: "Our Politicians Would Probably Be Better If We Picked Them by Lot​".

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Gary Galles

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.

 

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