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Christopher Westley

Tags Money and BanksInterventionismMoney and Banking

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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Don't Just Try

EducationEntrepreneurship

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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American Workers Deserve Better Than This

Free MarketsInterventionism

08/24/2011Mises Daily Articles
The expansion of the public sector since 9/11 to promote the mushrooming welfare and warfare states has left very little capital for small business, where 70 percent of job creation occurs. The result: the US economy has had virtually zero private-sector job growth since 4Q 2001.
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Abolish My State’s Income Tax (Please!)

Taxes and Spending

08/17/2011Mises Daily Articles
The legislature should abolish the state income tax, which would make Alabama the fourth Southern state to do so.
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Why Are People So Forgiving of Government Failure?

InterventionismPolitical Theory

04/05/2011Mises Daily Articles
Social Security only persists because we have been conditioned to approach public-sector performance with lower expectations.
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