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Hunter Lewis is author of twelve books, including The Secular Saints: And Why Morals Are Not Just Subjective, Economics in Three Lessons & One Hundred Economic Laws, Where Keynes Went Wrong, and Crony Capitalism in America 2008-2012, and has contributed to the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Times of London, The Atlantic and many other magazines and web sites including and Lewis is also co-founder of Against Crony Capitalism, co-founder and CEO of investment firm Hunter Lewis LLC, and co-founder and former CEO of global investment firm  Cambridge Associates LLC. He has served on boards and committees of fifteen not-for-profit organizations, including environmental, teaching, research, and cultural organizations, as well as the World Bank.

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Thomas Piketty’s Improbable Data

Global EconomyCapital and Interest TheoryOther Schools of Thought

05/02/2014Mises Daily Articles
Thomas Piketty’s theoretical case is weak, but his supporters say, “look at all this data. The data, however, is often iffy at best and outlandish at worst.
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Thomas Piketty on Inequality and Capital

Monetary TheoryOther Schools of Thought

04/26/2014Mises Daily Articles
Thomas Piketty has written a popular economics book and serves up the same short-sighted, destructive policies.
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Crony Capitalism

InterventionismMonetary Theory

01/28/2014Mises Media
Interviewed by Merlin Rothfeld and John O'Donnell, Hunter Lewis discusses the major problem facing government and big business, and outlines some of the areas where there is significant corruption.
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Why Are Obamacare Exchange Policies So Bad?

HealthInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

12/12/2013Mises Daily Articles
The only way to provide good medical services at a reasonable cost is to bring back market pricing. We need the market not only to get supply and demand back into balance, but also to decide what exactly will be supplied. When was the last time that anyone saw a normal market price in medicine?
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General Electric’s Crony Capitalism

Corporate WelfareInterventionismOther Schools of Thought

11/25/2013Mises Daily Articles
The Obama administration inserted language into the 2012 fiscal cliff bill that enabled GE to avoid paying much federal income tax.
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