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Tom Lehman

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Tom Lehman is associate professor of economics at Indiana Wesleyan University.

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In Defense of Payday Lending

Free Markets

10/20/2018The Free Market
Banning or restricting payday lending primarily works to limit the choices and freedoms exercised by people with bad credit or low incomes.
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Gas Prices Fact or Fiction: A Primer on Supply and Demand

Global EconomyCapital and Interest TheoryPricesValue and Exchange

10/18/2005Mises Daily Articles
Tom Lehman writes that the recent upward spike in gasoline prices (particularly those following natural disasters) has unleashed a torrent of theories.
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The Wages of Sinful Economic Arguments


09/01/2004The Free Market
A recent article in the Wall Street Journal is a perfect example of how bad economic arguments in support of good ends can be easily twisted and used to confuse the general public.
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The Wages of Sinful Economic Arguments

Big GovernmentGlobal EconomyLegal SystemU.S. EconomyProduction Theory

08/05/2004Mises Daily Articles
If minimum wage laws are not found to harm small businesses or lead to rising prices, Tom Lehman asks, then they must be ok?
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