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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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It's Not In Your Self-interest to "Vote Yourself a Raise"

StrategyPolitical Theory

Blog10/30/2016

Free lunches are not really free, even to those who vote for them. There are other reasons to vote against getting "free stuff," too.

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Ignorance Is More Costly in Politics than in Markets

The EntrepreneurCalculation and KnowledgePolitical TheoryValue and Exchange

Blog10/16/2016

Not understanding how politics works will prove to be much more harmful than ignorance about how markets work.

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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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