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William L. Anderson

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Bill Anderson is a professor of economics at Frostburg State University in Frostburg, Maryland. His Ph.D. in economics is from Auburn University, and he serves as an associate scholar with the Mises Institute. He has published numerous articles and papers on economics and political economy, including articles in The Independent Review, Reason Magazine, The Free Market, The Freeman, Public Choice, The American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics, and others. He is also a frequent contributor to LewRockwell.com.

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Campaigns Spawn Really Bad Economics

U.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

06/03/2016The Austrian
Presidential elections provide candidates an opportunity to repeat age-old economic fallacies that never seem to die.

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The Coming Corporate "Crime Wave"

Legal SystemThe Police StateU.S. History

09/30/2015Mises Daily Articles
With an election year soon upon us, many politicians are talking about cracking down on "greed" in the business and corporate worlds. Fortunately for politicians, federal law is flexible enough to prosecute nearly anyone, and the chilling effect on entrepreneurs will be real...

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The Economics of Hillary Clinton

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

09/22/2015Mises Daily Articles
Hillary Clinton likes to say she wants to help the middle class. But, her planned economic policy will only help the crony capitalist pals she's already been helping out for a long time...

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Progressive-Era Economics and the Legacy of Jim Crow

U.S. HistoryPolitical TheoryPrices

09/15/2015Mises Daily Articles
Progressives once bragged about how their economic policies favored whites over blacks in the job market. Nowadays, Progressives claim to be helping racial minorities, although their economic policies remain exactly the same.

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The Economics of Bernie Sanders

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

09/01/2015Mises Daily Articles
Bernie Sanders is not a new Mao or Marx. He’s really just a modern New Dealer, and he’s recycling old New Deal plans and rhetoric. And, just like the original, Sanders’ New Deal will do nothing to end our current economic malaise...

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