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Gary Galles

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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.

 

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Learning from the British Election of 1722

U.S. HistoryWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog10/12/2016

Cato's Letters 69 and 70 focused on the British election of 1722. But they also provide useful insights Americans should consider this November.

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The Trumped-Up Myths Behind "Trickle-Down" Economics

The EntrepreneurTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog10/02/2016

The critique of "trickle-down" economics relies on a mistaken zero-sum view that more income for some must reduce incomes to others.

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No, Unions Don't Increase Everyone's Wages

U.S. EconomyPolitical Theory

Blog09/21/2016

Contrary to the common myth, labor unions mean fewer jobs and more competition among workers.

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Let's Impose Some Transaction Costs on Government

U.S. EconomyValue and Exchange

Blog09/15/2016

Economists generally do not like high transactions costs. But they can be good when imposed on governments.

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Equality and The American Democrat

U.S. HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog09/09/2016

James Fenimore Cooper, America's first national novelist, saw real danger from the impulse toward majority rule as a panacea for every complaint.

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