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Christopher Westley

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Works Published inSpeeches and PresentationsMises Daily ArticleQuarterly Journal of Austrian EconomicsThe Free MarketAustrian Economics Newsletter

Christopher Westley a professor of economics in the Lutgert College Business at Florida Gulf Coast University and an associated scholar at the Mises Institute.

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A Crimson Tax Tide

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryInterventionism

06/21/2012Mises Daily Articles
Jefferson County's experience with the occupational tax illustrates Henry Hazlitt's differentiation between good and bad economists.

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Unions and the Other Tiny Tim

Free MarketsInterventionism

04/12/2012Mises Daily Articles
If only Dickens had written about a Tiny Tim whose father remained unemployed due to labor-union barriers.

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Joseph Stiglitz's Market-Failure Myth

Free MarketsInterventionism

01/05/2012Mises Daily Articles
With Stiglitz's mainstream neoclassical research, truth is only what can be measured and then fit into mathematical models.

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Don't Just Try


12/09/2011Mises Daily Articles
Successful entrepreneurs do not simply try, nor do they waste their money hiring employees simply to try.

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Twist? Again?

The FedInterventionism

09/26/2011Mises Daily Articles
Bernanke's policy gun is out of bullets. His policies have brought low growth, high unemployment, and a 7.2 percent increase in producer prices over the last 12 months. Attempts at stabilization have instead wrought chaos.

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